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Title
Isabelle Stover to Mildred Bliss, July 26, 1947
Alternate Title
Letter from Isabelle Stover to Mildred Bliss, July 26, 1947
Sender
Isabelle M. Stover
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Associated Name
Beatrix Farrand
Date Written
1947
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Letter informs Mildred Bliss that Beatrix Farrand is having an attack of lumbago; offers Beatrix Farrand's apologies for a lack of response to Mildred Bliss' letter of July 7, 1947; thanks her for a check for $300; and mentions that Beatrix Farrand plans on coordinating with Anne Sweeney when she arrives at Reef Point on book purchases for the Dumbarton Oaks Garden Library.

On Beatrix Farrand's Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine letterhead with handwritten signature of Isabelle M. Stover. Letter probably sent on behalf of Beatrix Farrand.

Receipt enclosed is no longer with letter.

Marked as received [July] 30, [1947].

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
B:IMS 1947.07.26
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
Farrand, Beatrix (1872-1959)
health
illness
Fatigue
checks (bank checks)
receipts (financial records)
books
rare books
Clark, Ethel Burnet
Patterson, Robert W. (1905-1988)
Dumbarton Oaks
Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
libraries (institutions)
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Bliss, Mildred → Garden Library and → funding start of
Farrand, Beatrix → illnesses of → lumbago
Garden Library (Garden Center) → BF receives MB cheque for
Garden Library (Garden Center) → DO holdings → inventory at DO at start of
Patterson, Robert W. → Sweeney visit to Reef Point and
Sweeney, Anne → Reef Point visit 1947 by → with RP and