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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, May 26, 1947 (2)
Alternate Title
Letter from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, May 26, 1947
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1947
Garden Area
Catalogue House
Description

Typewritten letter sharing with Mildred Bliss her sentiments of Dumbarton Oaks and the development of a foundation library of garden books and resources for students and gardeners.

On Beatrix Farrand's Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine letterhead.

Handwritten signature in ink.

Marked as received, 27/5/47 [May 27, 1947].

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1947.05.26B
Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
libraries (institutions)
books
Walter, Clementine
Patterson, Robert W. (1905-1988)
Legislation
Reef Point Gardens (Bar Harbor, Me.)
Morris, Lawrence
health
Fatigue
Dumbarton Oaks
Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
museums (institutions)
gardens (open spaces)
reading rooms
journals (periodicals)
catalogs (documents)
book catalogs
garden clubs
prints (visual works)
catalog cards
Plants
planting
Arnold Arboretum
trees
shrubs
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Catalogue House → Garden Library and → BF's vision for
Farrand, Beatrix → as Emerita garden consultant at DO → transition to
Garden Library (Garden Center) → BF's vision for → early expression of
Morris, Lawrence → Reef Point Gardens legislation and
Patterson, Robert W. → Reef Point Gardens and → legislation on
Reef Point (Gardens) → Maine legislature bill on → RP and passage of