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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, February 11, 1946
Alternate Title
Letter from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, February 11, 1946
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1946
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Typewritten letter discussing board changes for the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden. Sellar Bullard, who has replaced General William Lassiter as president, would like to meet with Mildred Bliss if during his travel east, he comes to Washington, D.C. Maunsell van Rensselaer's doctor has ordered him to take three weeks leave.

Handwritten signature by secretary on behalf of Beatrix Farrand, "Beatrix Farrand, (Mrs. Farrand asked me to sign this letter so that it might evoke an earlier post), HI[?]."

On Beatrix Farrand, Valley Club of Montecito, Santa Barbara, California letterhead.

Letter marked as received 14 [February 1946].

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:BF 1946.02.11
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Lassiter, William, 1867-1959
Bullard, Sellar, 1886-1964
Kellam, Frederick Benjamin, 1865-1953
Lancaster, Louis
Body, William
travel
gifts
Van Rensselaer, Maunsell, 1897-
Rest
health
illness
Ceanothus
shrubs
Washington (D.C.)
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Body, William → took no compensation for preparing SBBG financial reports
Bullard, Sellar → Santa Barbara Botanic Garden and → elected president of the Board
Ceanothus section at SBBG → blooming of
Kellam, Frederick B. → retirement as SBBG Board secretary by
Koefod, Dr. → on medical leave for Van Rensselaer → ordering three weeks rest
Lancaster, Louis → as secretary of SBBG Board of Trustees
Lassiter, Gen. William → Santa Barbara Botanic Garden and → retirement as president of Board of
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden → Board of Trustees → change in leadership of
Van Rensselaer, Maunsell → medical leave for → for three weeks
Van Rensselaer, Maunsell → as SBBG director → Board of Trustees and