Notes, Speeches, Articles, and Addresses

Document Type

Speech

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Date

7-3-1909

Keywords

Diplomatic Officers, efficiency, transfers, posts, advancement, secretaries, etiquette, calling cards

Description

The document is a typed address from the Assistant Secretary of State to diplomatic officers. Wilson discusses the postponement of nominations for consular appointments along with upcoming vacancies and changes in assignments for current officers. He also speaks to the process of selecting men for posts and the importance of work efficiency. He explains diplomatic procedures, organization, languages that should be spoken, calling cards, and proper form for dispatches.

Sender

Francis Mairs Huntington-Wilson

Recipient

Diplomatic Corps

Corresponds to:

Folder 1-10, Document 34

City

Washington, D.C.

Language

English

Rights Statement

Please contact the Myrin Library Special Collections Department for permissions to use this document. https://www.ursinus.edu/library/archives-special-collections/

Address of Mr. Huntington Wilson, July 3, 1909

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