McKim, Mead & White
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
FOUND IN: Dumbarton Oaks / Collection: Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives, approximately 1921-1979 / Series: PhotographsSub-Series — Folder: 10Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001
Scope and Contents: Seven black and white photographs of The Superintendent’s Cottage, sometimes called the Gardener’s Cottage at Dumbarton Oaks. It fronts S Street, Washington, D.C. located just west of the Service Court gates.In 1923, Mildred Bliss suggested to her architects that they build a duplex to house the butler and the head gardener, William Gray and his family. Following her suggestion, they planned the small gabled house to be a part of the Service Court Quadrangle. However, when the...
Letter from Lawrence Grant White, McKim, Mead, and White, 101 Park Avenue, New York to Robert Woods Bliss, 2750 Que Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., March 2, 1950 Digital
FOUND IN: Dumbarton Oaks / Collection: Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives, approximately 1921-1979 / Series: Correspondence / Sub-Series: Mildred Bliss Office Files, Hopkins-Q / Sub-Group: "M" MiscellaneousFile — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Box: F, Folder: 6, item: 12Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, F6:White 1950.03.02
Scope and Contents:
Letter from Lawrence Grant White to Robert Woods Bliss tells him the formula and process for painting the letters.
- Type: Archival Record X