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Books purchased for Dumbarton Oaks, 1948

 
Accession number B:BL June 1948-01
Alternative title For Mrs. Stover's files, list of books purchased for Dumbarton Oaks by Mrs. Farrand
Creator
Garden Area
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Date
1948
Work types
book lists

Description

Two typewritten alphabetical lists of books purchased by Beatrix Farrand for the Garden Library at Dumbarton Oaks. First two pages are a copy of an original list. Second two pages are a copy of the original with added typewritten information which includes an additional typewritten list of books, "Recd June 15, 1948 ..."

Mrs. Stover refers to Isabelle Stover, secretary for Beatrix Farrand at Reef Point.

List author is unknown. Possibly either Isabelle M. Stover or Anne Sweeney as they maintained lists of books purchased and to be purchased for the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Library. The final page contains a reference to books received June 15, 1948. Uncertain who typed additional list. List created and additions to list possibly made, June 1948.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

books
bibliographies
authors
book dealers
libraries (institutions)
reference libraries (institutions)
research libraries (institutions)
titles (documents)
lists (document genres)
Farrand, Beatrix (1872-1959)
Sweeney, Anne
Stover, Isabelle M.
booksellers
Dumbarton Oaks
Goodspeed's Book Shop (Boston, Mass.)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number B:BL June 1948-01
Alternative title For Mrs. Stover's files, list of books purchased for Dumbarton Oaks by Mrs. Farrand
Creator
Garden Area
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Date
1948
Work types
book lists

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