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FILE — Box: E, Folder: 8, item: 13 Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, E8:Kelley 1935.03.22

Letter from May M. Kelley, League of Republican Women of the District of Columbia, Sixteenth Street at Scott Circle, Washington, D.C. to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Robert Woods Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks, March 22 - April 16, 1935 Digital

Letter from May M. Kelley, League of Republican Women of the District of Columbia, Sixteenth Street at Scott Circle, Washington, D.C. to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Robert Woods Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks, March 22 - April 16, 1935
Letter from May M. Kelley, League of Republican Women of the District of Columbia, Sixteenth Street at Scott Circle, Washington, D.C. to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Robert Woods Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks, March 22 - April 16, 1935

Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter from May McClure Kelley (Mrs. William Fitch Kelley) to Mildred Bliss asks if she would open the Dumbarton Oaks grounds to raise funds for the 1936 Presidential campaign under the direction of the League of Republican Women of the District of Columbia.

Dates

  • March 22 - April 16, 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.)

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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