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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Anne Sweeney, June 21, 1946
Alternate Title
Letter from Beatrix Farrand to Anne Sweeney, June 21, 1946
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Anne Sweeney
Date Written
1946
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Letter commenting on the number of visitors to the gardens between May 1945-June 1946. Beatrix Farrand suggests Anne Sweeney take one the Gertrude Jekyll books that just arrived at Dumbarton Oaks with her on vacation.

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

Handwritten signature in ink.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1946.06.21
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
books
prints (visual works)
vacations
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visitors
gardens (open spaces)
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Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.),
Index Terms
Jekyll, Gertrude → books by, as vacation reading for Sweeney
postcards, picture → better quality printing of → BF trying to push
postcards, picture → sales down for → BF on overall record of
visitors to DO gardens → numbers of → postwar, BF on
Garden Guide Service or Tours → Underworld office for → allowing enough shelving space for
Underworld (DO basement) → Garden Guide Service office in → allowing enough shelving space for