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John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, May 23, 1941

 
Accession number D:JT 1941.05.23
Alternative title Letter from John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, May 23, 1941
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Dumbarton Oaks Park
Date
1941
Work types
correspondence

Description

Letter discussing Beatrix Farrand's next planned visit to Dumbarton Oaks. In the letter John Thacher answers questions Beatrix Farrand put forth in her previous letter to him (D:BF 1941.05.20B), including where Dumbarton Oaks lies in relation to the original land deed, whether Anne Sweeney could be kept on as garden guide with the new, reduced budget, and which days they could meet while Beatrix Farrand is in town.

Typewritten copy of letter, unsigned. Original lacking in collection.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

Bar Harbor (Me.)
Washington (D.C.)
Dumbarton Oaks Park (Washington, D.C.)
Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
New York (N.Y.)
Root, Irving C.
Clark, Ethel Burnet
Beall, Ninian, 1625-1717
Woods, Helen (Helen Hamilton), 1896-1985
Bryce, James
Coles, G. Frederick
Sweeney, Anne
deeds
budgets
travel
paths
walkways
estates (aggregate property)
Fires
salaries
Memorial Day
consulting
letters (correspondence)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)