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Agenda for M.B.B. for Dumbarton Oaks meeting October 30-31, 1944 by Beatrix Farrand, October 1944

 
Accession number B:BF 1944.10.18
Alternative title Agenda for meeting October 30-31, 1944 with Mildred Barnes Bliss for Dumbarton Oaks by Beatrix Farrand, October 1944
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
North Vista
Mélisande's Allée
Green Garden
32nd Street
House Exteriors
Catalogue House
Bowling Green
Ellipse
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Fountain Terrace
Rose Garden
Herbaceous Border
Music Room Terrace
Crabapple Hill
28th Street House
Date
1944
Work types
correspondence
notes

Description

Agenda created for a meeting with Mildred Bliss October 30-31, 1944 discussing many projects involving sketches, walls, inscriptions, gardens, entrances, enlargements of existing structures, plantings and repairs in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens.

First page handwritten in pencil; second page typewritten, both unsigned. Probably created by Beatrix Farrand for a scheduled visit and meeting with Mildred Bliss based on the signed correspondence B:BF 1944.10.16 discussing the some of the same agenda items.

Agenda marked as received at Dumbarton Oaks, October 18.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

agendas (administrative records)
notes
walls
sketches
inscriptions
gardens (open spaces)
libraries (buildings)
garden structures
trees
vegetables
postcards
picture postcards
paving
flagstone
gravel
concrete
Magnolia (genus)
oak
Quercus (genus)
planting plans
gates
roses
benches (furniture)
birds in art
repairing
hedges
bulbs (plants)
nurseries (horticulture)
Chrysanthemum (genus)
Ilex (genus)
tiger in art
sculpture (visual work)
architectural ornament
azaleas
budgets
meetings
Seeds
Flowers
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C)
Accession number B:BF 1944.10.18
Alternative title Agenda for meeting October 30-31, 1944 with Mildred Barnes Bliss for Dumbarton Oaks by Beatrix Farrand, October 1944
Sender
Recipient
Garden Area
North Vista
Mélisande's Allée
Green Garden
32nd Street
House Exteriors
Catalogue House
Bowling Green
Ellipse
Garden Library and Ribbon Walk
Fountain Terrace
Rose Garden
Herbaceous Border
Music Room Terrace
Crabapple Hill
28th Street House
Date
1944
Work types
correspondence
notes

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