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Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, August 28, 1937

 
Accession number B:BF 1937.08.28
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
North Vista
Mélisande's Allée
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Green Garden
Star Garden
Orangery
Beech Terrace
Herb Garden
Lilac Circle
Terrior Column and Enclosure
South Side of House
Rose Garden
Service Court
Forsythia Dell
Box Terrace
Music Room Terrace
Date
1937
Work types
correspondence

Description

Typewritten letter discussing plans and projects for the gardens, and planning a meeting in California at Casa Dorinda.

Ruth Havey referred to as "Miss Haven" on page 1.

Unsigned, probably written by Beatrix Farrand.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

garden structures
garden furniture
benches (furniture)
garden seats
legs (furniture components)
ironwork (visual works)
lead (metal)
paint (coating)
iron (metal)
unicorns
wood (plant material)
lanterns (lighting devices)
lettering
tablets
railings (balustrades)
fences
gates
steps (stair units)
balconies
sundials
dovecotes
brackets (structural elements)
loggias
weathervanes
vases
walls
swings
pediments
Coles, Frederick, 1875-
letters (correspondence)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number B:BF 1937.08.28
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
North Vista
Mélisande's Allée
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Green Garden
Star Garden
Orangery
Beech Terrace
Herb Garden
Lilac Circle
Terrior Column and Enclosure
South Side of House
Rose Garden
Service Court
Forsythia Dell
Box Terrace
Music Room Terrace
Date
1937
Work types
correspondence

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