Correspondence With Philander C. Knox
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Charles D. Hilles, Rudolph Forster, Department register, Ambassador to Russia, William Howard Taft
The document is a copy of a typed letter from Huntington Wilson to the Secretary of State respecting a letter sent to the secretary to the President requesting an addition to Wilson's biographic statement in the Department Register.
Francis Mairs Huntington-Wilson
Philander C. Knox
Folder 1-13, Document 13c
Washington, D. C.
Department of State,
September 20, '11.
Dear Mr. Secretary:
I thought the letter to Hilles copied herewith was fair, unobjectionable and was certainly not asking much. I was astounded at the reply (copy herewith). It makes one sad sometimes to find a person one strives with all his heart to serve well actually disobliging instead of anxious to do one a good turn!
Yours very sincerely,
(signed) Huntington Wilson.
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Huntington-Wilson, Francis Mairs, "Letter From Francis Mairs Huntington-Wilson to Philander C. Knox, September 20, 1911" (1911). Correspondence With Philander C. Knox. 36.