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Frequently Asked Questions


Does the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives work with all browsers?

We recommend Chrome or Safari as preferred browsers. Firefox is good, but occasionally results in printing problems with images. We do not recommend Internet Explorer which has many bugs.


How do I print materials from the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives?

To print materials from the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives click on “Print this” in the lower left corner. Under print options, specify the number of pages to be printed before clicking on the print button.

 

How can I save an image from the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives?

Drawings and photographs are jpeg images that can be saved by performing a right click using the mouse and selecting “Save Image As”. Images can also be saved by pressing control on your keyboard along with a right click using the mouse or trackpad and selecting “Save Image As.”

Correspondence are pdf documents that can be downloaded to your computer by clicking on the “download” link in the lower left corner of the pdf viewer screen for each document. A pdf viewer is required to view all downloaded documents.

 

How do I share materials from the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives?

Share content items with others by clicking on “+ Share” in the lower left corner and selecting from the many available popular options, such as Facebook, Twitter, Email, or Tumblr. Select the desired option and complete the requested address or log in.

 

Can I contribute material to the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives?

Material which is deemed historically significant in documenting the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens will be considered for inclusion in the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives. Contact the   to discuss a donation to the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives.

 

How to I report errors or broken links?

Please report errors or broken links to the .

 

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