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Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, August 14, 1944 (1)

 
Accession number B:BF 1944.08.14
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
Unassigned
Date
1944
Work types
correspondence

Description

Discusses the acceptance by the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Board of Trustees the gift to endowment from Mildred Bliss of securities with a value of $200,000. The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden has experienced a gap between income and expense and the gift will help to narrow that financial gap. The letter extends the Board of Trustee's deep appreciation for the gift from Mildred Bliss.

Letter is carbon copy.

Letter unsigned, written by Beatrix Farrand based on correspondence, B:BF 1944.08.14B.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
donations
gifts
Van Rensselaer, Maunsell, 1897-
funding
Finderup, Holgar
Body, William
botanical gardens
First National Bank of Santa Barbara
capital (economic concept)
securities
salaries
houses
city councils
water (inorganic material)
pamphlets
letters (correspondence)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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