Du Pont, Henry Francis, 1880-1969
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FOUND IN: Dumbarton Oaks / Collection: Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives, approximately 1921-1979 / Series: Correspondence / Sub-Series: Beatrix Farrand / Mildred Bliss / Sub-Group: CorrespondenceFile — Box: B: 2, Folder: 56Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:MB 1939.03.05
Scope and Contents: Typescript letter with signature by Anne Sweeney on behalf of Mildred Bliss to Beatrix Farrand reponds to Farrand letters. Pages 2 and 3 appear to be lacking. Mildred tells Beatrix to acknowledge the Alliums from Harry Du Pont (Henry Francis Du Pont). She remarks on the tragedy of losing Mr. Yew, but hoping a fragment of his can be grown in the nursery. Mildred thanks Beatrix for her assistance with Santa Barbara Botanic Garden matters. She congratulates Max on the launching of the Friends...