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Farrand, Beatrix, 1872-1959

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1872 - 1959

Found in 886 Collections and/or Records:

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, New York, N.Y. to Lieutenant John S. Thacher, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1943 Digital

File — Box: D: 2, Folder: 100Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1943.04.14
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Western Union telegram from Beatrix Farrand to John Thacher tells him she could visit Dumbarton Oak from May 13-17 and give garden talk on Saturday.

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Pasadena, California to John S. Thacher, 3101 R Street, March 23, 1941 Digital

File — Box: D: 1, Folder: 34Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1941.03.23
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Western Union telegram from Beatrix Farrand to John Thacher responds to his earlier request for Beatrix Farrand's opinion on whether he should visit Mr. and Mrs. Bliss in California (D:JT 1941.03.21). Beatrix Farrand encourages him to visit the Blisses, preferably when she is in Santa Barbara as well.

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to Commander John S. Thacher, Dumbarton Oaks, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., December 27, 1944 Digital

File — Box: D: 3, Folder: 63Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1944.12.27
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to James Bryce, 3203 S Street, Washington, D.C., January 18, 1944 Digital

File — Box: D: 3, Folder: 1Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1944.01.18
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to James Bryce, 3203 S Street, Washington, D.C., January 21, 1945 Digital

File — Box: D: 3, Folder: 66Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1945.01.21
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John F [S] Thacher, 3101 R Street, April 7, 1942 Digital

File — Box: D: 2, Folder: 36Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1942.04.07
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Western Union telegram from Beatrix Farrand to John S. Thacher tells him there is grand new of victory and what a relief for the whole enterprise.

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John S. Thacher, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., March 30, 1942 Digital

File — Box: D: 2, Folder: 29Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1942.03.30
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Western Union telegram from Beatrix Farrand to John Thacher thanks him for the good news on the [Dumbarton Oaks Park] brook cleaning, and heartily approves the budget. Beatrix Farrand expresses delight about the provision for the [Garden] Guide and trusts that the heads will be in agreement. She offers her congratulations to him.

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John S. Thacher, Dumbarton Oaks, 3101 R Street, January 18, 1946 Digital

File — Box: D: 4, Folder: 6Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1946.01.18
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John S. Thacher, Dumbarton Oaks, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., December 5, 1941 Digital

File — Box: D: 1, Folder: 80Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1941.12.05
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Western Union telegram from Beatrix Farrand to John Thacher informs him and the rest of the Dumbarton Oaks staff of Robert and Mildred Bliss' well-being. She asks for him to relay news about Ellis Russell, James Bryce, Anne Sweeney, and Barbara Sessions. "Mr. Russell" penciled at top.

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John S. Thacher, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Georgetown, Washington, D.C., March 25, 1942 Digital

File — Box: D: 2, Folder: 26Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1942.03.25
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Western Union telegram from Beatrix Farrand to John Thacher thanks him for the nice messages and reports that she is recovering. She asks him to telephone Irving Root urgently to press for immediate action regarding the branch conditionsin the Dumbarton Oaks Park which Beatrix Farrand regards essential to park upkeep. She asks him to make no promises, but will relay news to neighbors [Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss].

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John Sanchez, Director, Dumbarton Oaks, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., April 22, 1946 Digital

File — Box: D: 4, Folder: 28Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1946.04.22
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Telegram from Beatrix Farrand to John Thacher (not John Sanchez as written on telegram).

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John Thacher, Dumbarton Oaks, 3101 R Street, April 15, 1946 Digital

File — Box: D: 4, Folder: 26Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1946.04.15
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to John Thacher, Dumbarton Oaks, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., March 12, 1946 Digital

File — Box: D: 4, Folder: 20Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1946.03.12
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand, Santa Barbara, California to Lieutenant John S. Thacher, Dumbarton Oaks, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., March 19, 1944 Digital

File — Box: D: 3, Folder: 8Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:BF 1944.03.19
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from Beatrix Farrand to James Bryce, 3101 R Street, Washington, D.C., June 2, 1943 Digital

File — Box: C, Folder: 10, item: 15Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, C10:BF 1943.06.02
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Copy of text for Western Union telegram sent by Beatrix Farrand to James Bryce discusses the need to repeat current order for more bulbs. Some of the bulbs are for Mildred Bliss.

Telegram from Isabelle Stover, Bar Harbor, Maine to John S. Thacher, 3101 R Street, July 19, 1946 Digital

File — Box: D: 4, Folder: 55Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:IMS 1946.07.19
Scope and Contents: The Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives is a collection of over 6278 individual items of textual materials, drawings, and photographs that document the creation and development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden, Washington, D.C. between 1920-1979. Robert Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss purchased the 53 acre property in 1920 known as "The Oaks" and later as Dumbarton Oaks, and within a year they hired Beatrix Farrand, a landscape gardener, to design a garden for the property that combined French,...

Telegram from James Bryce, Washington, D.C. to Beatrix Farrand, Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine, August 3, 1942 Digital

File — Box: C, Folder: 10, item: 54Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, C10:Bryce 1942.08.03
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Western Union telegram from James Bryce to Beatrix Farrand tells her 100 each of narcissus, hyacinth and tulip bulbs are needed for the Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.

Telegram from James Bryce, Washington, D.C. to Beatrix Farrand, Ritz Carlton Hotel, June 3, 1943 Digital

File — Box: C, Folder: 10, item: 55Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, C10:Bryce 1943.06.03
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Western Union telegram from James Bryce to Beatrix Farrand tells her she should consult with Mildred Bliss regarding bulbs as alterations to grounds may be done in the fall.

Telegram from John S. Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, New Haven Lawn Club, 193 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, Connecticut, January 6, 1941 Digital

File — Box: D: 1, Folder: 10Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:JT 1941.01.06
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Text for possibly a telegram from John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand acknowledges Beatrix Farrand's expected arrival in Washington, D.C. on January 16, 1941. John Thacher also requests Beatrix Farrand's next address. Includes penciled note, "Straight Win" and "Mich 3101 Nat' 6600."

Telegram from John S. Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine, September 8, 1941 Digital

File — Box: D: 1, Folder: 68Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:JT 1941.09.08
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Copy of text for telegram from John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand informs her that he will consider her questions and concerns regarding Anne Sweeney's work arrangements at Dumbarton Oaks; and shares the news that Robert Bliss has developed phlebitis.

Telegram from John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand, Ritz Carlton Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, June 14, 1943 Digital

File — Box: D: 2, Folder: 114Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, D:JT 1943.06.14
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Copy of Western Union telegram from John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand tells her heis looking forward to seeing her on [June] 23rd

Telegram from John Thacher, Washington, D.C. to Beatrix Farrand, Hotel Ritz Carlton, June 4, 1943 Digital

File — Box: C, Folder: 10, item: 67Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, C10:JT 1943.06.04
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Western Union telegram from John Thacher to Beatrix Farrand authorizing the spending of fifty dollars for bulbs for Mildred Bliss.

Telegram from Mildred Bliss and Robert Bliss, Washington, D.C. to Mrs. Max Farrand, Reef Point, Bar Harbor, Maine, August 8, 1938 Digital

File — Box: B: 2, Folder: 38Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:MB 1938.08.08
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Postal telegraph, The International System, from Mildred Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss to Beatrix Farrand. The Blisses hope that Max Farrand will benefit from Maine as they do from Wyoming. They have an offer for the Michaux tree book for nine pounds as against American offers of $125. They ask Beatrix if they should tell Anne Sweeney to advise Mrs. Ethel Clark about the offer. They eagerly await Farrand's autumn visit. Signed "Devotedly to MaxTrix [Max and Beatrix Farrand].

Telegram from Mildred Bliss, Cody, Wyoming to Mrs. Max Farrand, Bar Harbor, Maine, August 11, 1938 Digital

File — Box: B: 2, Folder: 39Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:MB 1938.08.11
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Western Union telegram from Mildred Bliss to Beatrix Farrand tells Beatrix she has loving memories of Beatrix and Edith [Wharton] on the day of Wharton's death one year ago. Signed: "Trix mine".

Telegram from Mildred Bliss, Philadelphia, Penn. to Mrs. Max Farrand, Bar Harbor, ME, Nov. 17, 1937 Digital

File — Box: B: 1, Folder: 116Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:MB 1937.11.17
Scope and Contents: Western Union telegram from Mildred Bliss informing Beatrix Farrand of Ernest's [Schelling] operation postponement due to Lucie's [Howe Draper Schelling] sudden illness relapse. Lucie's condition is grave and Ernest's potentially disasterous therefore, Mildred says that she probably will sail Saturday on the Conte Di Savoia landing in VilleFrance [France] and reaching Lausanne the twenty-ninth [of November]. She asks when Beatrix Farrand and Max reach New York and reports [the progress on]...