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Title
John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, December 29, 1941
Alternate Title
Letter from John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, December 29, 1941
Sender
John Thacher
Recipient
Beatrix Farrand
Date Written
1941
Garden Area
Orangery
Service Court
Description

Letter pressing Beatrix Farrand for a decision regarding closing the greenhouses.

Typewritten copy of letter on half sheet of paper; unsigned.

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
D:JT 1941.12.29
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Details
Work Types
correspondence
Subjects
Christmas
New Year
Dumbarton Oaks
Dumbarton Oaks Gardens (Washington, D.C.)
greenhouses
art collections
orchids
plants, potted
shrubs
orangeries
Ficus (genus)
World War, 1939-1945
Valley Club of Montecito (Montecito, Calif.)
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
letters (correspondence)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
garden policy at DO → during World War II → JT on closing greenhouses
greenhouses at DO → World War II and → proposed closing of to preserve DO valuables during
Orangery → during World War II, moving orchids into → must decide on
orchids → during World War II, moving into Orangery of → must decide on
Thacher, John S. → on DO greenhouses in winter 1941-42 → prodding BF for response on
World War II → greenhouses at DO and → proposed closing of to preserve DO valuables during