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Beatrix Farrand to John Thacher, January 10, 1946

 
Accession number D:BF 1946.01.10B
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
North Vista
Entrance Drive
32nd Street
Star Garden
Orangery
Beech Terrace
Herb Garden
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Cool House
Rose Garden
Service Court
Date
1946
Work types
correspondence

Description

Typewritten letter discussing turning the Orangery into a Garden Center, plans to move garden ornament and furniture, change plantings, pave spaces and add paths. Farrand suggests creation of agent account for funds for garden improvements.

Mentions the possibility of placing the orchids in the Cool House (greenhouse).

Handwritten signature and notes.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

plants
trees
vines
wisteria
greenhouses
hedges
vegetables
garden furniture
paving
postcards
roses
oak
orchids
letters (correspondence)
unicorns
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number D:BF 1946.01.10B
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
North Vista
Entrance Drive
32nd Street
Star Garden
Orangery
Beech Terrace
Herb Garden
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Cool House
Rose Garden
Service Court
Date
1946
Work types
correspondence

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