Download Full Text (3.7 MB)
Diplomatic Officers, efficiency, transfers, posts, advancement, secretaries, etiquette, calling cards
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.
Francis Mairs Huntington-Wilson
Folder 1-10, Document 34
Please contact the Myrin Library Special Collections Department for permissions to use this document. https://www.ursinus.edu/library/archives-special-collections/
Huntington-Wilson, Francis Mairs, "Address of Mr. Huntington Wilson, July 3, 1909" (1909). Speeches and Addresses. 1.