A Year as a Government Agent by Vira WhitehouseA Year as a Government Agent by Vira Whitehouse

A Year as a Government Agent

byVira Whitehouse

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920. Excerpt: ... APPENDICES APPENDICES APPENDIX I Washington D. C. 7.38 P.M. Dec. 24, 1917. Mrs. Norman Whitehouse, 118 East 56th St., New York Agree to all requests and ideas as outlined in your letters. Engage passage earliest moment and come Washington Friday for Passports credits and full instructions. Sgd George Creel. 8.18 P.M. APPENDIX II George Creel, Chairman The Secretary of State The Secretary of War The Secretary of the Navy. Committee on Public Information Washington, D. C. Dec. 31st, 1917. Mrs. Norman deR. Whitehouse, Addressed. Please consider this your formal appointment to be representative of the Committee on Public Information in Switzerland, with headquarters at Berne. Your activities are to be independent in so far as every fundamental decision is concerned, but you are, of course, to advise with the American Legation at Berne, and maintain at all times a close and understanding contact. Please use this letter in approaching the American Ambassador, in Paris, the American Minister, in Berne, officials of the French Government in France and Switzerland. The State Department is cabling both the Embassy in Paris, and the Legation in Berne, informing them of your departure so that they will be prepared for your arrival. Believe me, Very sincerely, Sgd George Creel, Chairman. APPENDIX III Telegram Received January 23, 12 P.M. Washington, Jan. 22nd, 1018. A membassy--Paris. 30QQ January 22 7 P.M. Please give following to Mrs. Norman Whitehouse now in Paris or soon may arrive en route Switzerland. Following is paraphrase of cable from American Legation Berne quote January 15th. period. Norman Whitehouse's Mission for propaganda purposes as announced through Havas siill being discussed by Germanophile press it is pointed out by press that United States grain ...
Title:A Year as a Government AgentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:66 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.14 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217158706

ISBN - 13:9780217158701