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Title
Mildred Bliss's secretary to Beatrix Farrand, September 6, 1947
Alternate Title
Letter from Mildred Bliss's secretary to Beatrix Farrand, September 6, 1947
Sender
Unknown
Recipient
Beatrix Farrand
Associated Name
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1947
Garden Area
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Description

Typewritten letter from Mildred Bliss's secretary acknowledging receipt of Beatrix Farrand's letter of September 3, 1947 and relaying that instructions have been given to Ellis Russell [regarding funding]. Funding refers to book purchases for the Dumbarton Oaks Garden library and a donation to the Friend of the Arnold Arboretum.

Carbon copy of original letter, typewritten signature, "Secretary to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss. Probably sent on behalf of Mildred Bliss.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:MBsec 1947.09.06B
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
Bliss, Mildred, 1879-1969
letters (correspondence)
Russell, Ellis
funding
books
purchasing
acquisition
libraries (institutions)
Dumbarton Oaks
Arnold Arboretum
donations
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Index Terms
Arnold Arboretum → Friends group organized for → Russell to send amount for MB as requested
Garden Library (Garden Center) → funding for → if more needed, Russell to send amount requested