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FILE — Box: B: 1, Folder: 73 Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:MB 1935.10.31

Letter from Mildred Bliss to G.L. Hendrickson, Department of Classics, Yale University, New Haven, October 31, 1935 Digital

Letter from Mildred Bliss to G.L. Hendrickson, Department of Classics, Yale University, New Haven, October 31, 1935
Letter from Mildred Bliss to G.L. Hendrickson, Department of Classics, Yale University, New Haven, October 31, 1935

Scope and Contents

Copy of unsigned typescript letter from Mildred Bliss to Professor George Lincoln Hendrickson thanking him for the Latin inscription. She reports that Beatrix Farrand and her husband Professor Max Farrand was pleased by the tribute, and sends a photograph with thanks for his share of great pleasure at Dumbarton Oaks. The inscription was for a panel dedicated to Beatrix Farrand in the Dumbarton Oaks Green Garden.

Dates

  • October 31, 1935

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials chiefly in English with a few items in Greek, Latin, French, Italian, or Spanish.

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

23 boxes (approximately 2632 items including correspondence, expense reports, invoices, estimates, deposit records, book lists, newspaper clippings, newsletters, and plant lists.)

General note

DO digital accession number is: B_MB_1935_10_31.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Dumbarton Oaks Repository

Dumbarton Oaks holds archival collections in its Rare Book Collection, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, and the Dumbarton Oaks Archives. The collections include: the papers of noteworthy scholars in the three fields that Dumbarton Oaks supports (Byzantine, Pre-Columbian, and Garden and Landscape); image collections depicting objects or sites of topical interest to scholars in the three fields; Beatrix Farrand’s personal archive of letters and original drawings that document the development of the Dumbarton Oaks Garden; and institutional records and architectural plans and drawings documenting the history of Dumbarton Oaks. For more information about hours and to make an appointment to consult any of the collections listed here, please fill out the request form: https://www.doaks.org/research/library-archives/schedule-an-appointment

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