Contains 185 Results:
Correspondence sent or received by Mildred Bliss for individuals with the last name of Hopkins to Q.
Correspondence sent by or to Alden Hopkins, Garden Advisory Committee Member and Consulting Landscape Architect for Dumbarton Oaks. Includes an issue of Garden Gossip, March 1955 with an article titled, "Landscape design, restoration of the gardens and grounds of Woodlawn Plantation" by Alden Hopkins, landscape architect, Williamsburg, Virginia.
Correspondence between Mildred Bliss and Matthew Kearney, the Superintendent of the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens and Grounds.
Correspondence between Mildred Bliss and people and companies with the first or last name of M. Includes a correspondence with a drawing of a mural in the Church of the Holy Apostles, Constantinople (now Istanbul), a mailed picture postard of "The Famous 'Vinales' Valley, Pinar del Rio, Cuba, and a photograph stamped 1938 of a model of Dumbarton Oaks with an open museum courtyard.
Correspondence between C.I. (Isabel) Denison, Keeper of the Founder's Room and on behalf of Mildred Bliss and Mrs. Fleda Straight Myers (Mrs. Clyde H. Myers), a bookbinder and restorer of rare books at the Cornell University Library. The letters discuss books sent to Fleda Straight Myers for binding and restoring. Includes an interoffice communication between C.I. Denison and John Thacher, Dumbarton Oak Director regarding insurance for the garden books.
Music realted leaflets for the Cercle Culturel de Royaumont; Concise Encyclopaedia of Music; and Saison Musicale de Royaumont.
Correpondence between Mildred Bliss' office staff, Anne Sweeney and C.I. Denison and people and organizations with the last name or name beginning with "P". Individuals include: Enid Eder Perkins regarding lettering, the City of Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department regarding an open cataloging position for the garden library, and Pitt & Scott, Ltd. regarding pre-paid shipping of one case from London to Washington, D.C.
Letter from Earle H. Balch, Embassy of the United States of America, The Hague to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Hotel Des Indes, The Hague, September 6, 1956 Digital
Letter from Elsa A. Needham to Raymond Stites, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., July 9, 1952 Digital
Copy of typescript letter from Elsa A. Needham, Keeper of the Founder's Room, Dumbarton Oaks on behalf of Mildred Bliss to Raymond Stites, National Gallery of Art, Washington informs him she is returning the book of Degas plates loaned to Mildred Bliss under separate cover. Mildred Bliss wanted the plates to examine the reproducing work of Paul L. Baruch, Inc. Needham thanks him for lending the plates to Mildred Bliss.
Receipts from Carl E. Nordeen, Jr., R. F. D. 1, Gambrills, Maryland to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, 2750 Q Street NW, Washington, D.C. and Letter from Anne Sweeney to Carl E. Nordeen, R.F.D. 1, Gambrills, Maryland, September 1, 1953 to October 31, 1953 Digital
Letter from Joshua F. Rowley, The National Trust, 42, Queen Anne's Gate, London, S.W.1. to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, 1537 28th Street West, North Washington, D.C., U.S.A., December 17, 1953 Digital
Letter from John S. Thacher, Harvard University, The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Georgetown, Washington, D.C. to the Honorable and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, 1537 28th Street, Northwest, Washington 7, D.C. with a statement of garden charges and estimates from G. Morris Steinbraker and Son Building Construction, 3207 Grace Street, N.W., Washington 7, D.C., April 19-28, 1950 Digital
Letter from Anne Sweeney to J. Preston Swecker, Potomac Rose Society, 1352 Iris Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. and Rose Potomac Society membership card and newsletter, November 19, 1941 Digital
Letter from Howell J. Heaney, Free Library of Philadelphia, Logan Square, Philadelphia 3, Pennsylvania to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, 1537 28th Street, Georgetown, Washington 7, D.C., October 29, 1959 Digital
Letter from Enid Eder Perkins, 4000 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington 16, D.C. to Mrs. and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss , 1537 28th Street N.W., Washington, D.C., November 2, 1956 Digital
Handwritten letter in caligraphy from Enid Eder Perkins to Robert and Mildred Bliss informs them that she has opened a studio in Washington, D.C. where she will be happy to continue to fill their requirements for lettering and illuminating of resolutions, scrolls, citations, etc. She will plan to be in New York about once a week or can go their for the Blisses convenience. Perkins can be reached by telephone in Washington.
Invoice from Pitt and Scott Ltd., 1/3 St. Paul's Churchyard, London, E.C.4. to C.I. Denison, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Harvard University, 1703 Thirty-Second Street, Washington 7, February 13, 1957 Digital
Typescript Air letter with handwritten signature from Pitt & Scott Ltd. to Isabel Denison, Keeper of the Founders' Room for shipping of one case. Instructions were received from T. Rogers & Co. (Packers) Ltd., 14 Mason's Yard, Duke Street, London, S.W.I. Delivery will be effected through Messrs. Tick & Lynch Inc., 21/3 Pearl Street, New York 4, N.Y., U.S.A. All freight and shipping charges to New York port prepaid in London.