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Letter from Alvey A. Adee to William Loeb

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Assistant Secretary Adee believes it would be irregular for President Roosevelt to send a letter of greeting to President Diaz through members of the American Institute of Mining Engineers. The organization and convention have no government recognition and official messages should be exchanged between accredited ambassadors.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Diplomatic etiquette; Diplomatic and consular service, American; Mexico; Mexico--Mexico City; Washington (D.C.); American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers; United States. White House Office; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Diaz, Porfirio, 1830-1915

Date: 1901-10-15

Letter from Alvey A. Adee to William Loeb

Description:

Acting Secretary Adee sends documents relating to comments made by the U.S. Consul General Bragg at Havana that offended the Cuban Government and people.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Diplomatic and consular service, American; Political crimes and offenses; Ambassadors; Consuls; International offenses; Cubans; Cuba; Washington (D.C.); United States. Department of State; United States. White House Office; Bragg, Edward S. (Edward Stuyvesant), 1827-1912

Date: 1902-08-04

Letter from William Loeb to Alvey A. Adee

Description:

At the direction of President Roosevelt, William Loeb encloses papers from Senator Platt on behalf of Clemens Herschel.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Letters; New York (State)--Oyster Bay--Sagamore Hill National Historic Site; Washington (D.C.); United States. White House Office; Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910; Herschel, Clemens, 1842-1930

Date: 1902-08-13

Letter from Oscar S. Straus to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Oscar S. Straus assures President Roosevelt that he will send data regarding Jewish soldiers in the Spanish-American War and the number of lost lives on the "Maine." Straus mentions Roosevelt's reinstatement of William A. Miller as assistant foreman in the United States Government Printing Office, calling attention to his recent speech in Chicago, Illinois.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); Battleships; Jewish soldiers; Municipal officials and employees--Selection and appointment; Speeches, addresses, etc.; Illinois--Chicago; United States. White House Office; Miller, William A.

Date: 1903-10-22

Letter from Matthew Stanley Quay to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Matthew Stanley Quay alerts President Roosevelt that Quay has sent a promised Alaskan caribou head to the White House. Quay discusses the bleak business outlook, particularly as seen in the railroad companies, which are laying aside cars for want of business. Quay will be in Washington soon, and he plans to "have a scrap" with Ethan Allen Hitchcock, United States Secretary of the Interior, and to talk to A. J. Cassatt, president of the Pennsylvania Railroad.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Caribou; Railroads; United States. White House Office; Pennsylvania Railroad (Railroad); Hitchcock, Ethan Allen, 1835-1909; Cassatt, A. J. (Alexander Johnston), 1839-1906

Date: 1903-10-25

Letter from Nevada N. Stranahan to William Loeb

Description:

Nevada N. Stranahan confirms with William Loeb that he will take Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt to the dock to meet her sister, Emily Tyler Carow, who will arrive on the steamer Statendam.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Carriages and carts; Friendly visiting; Luggage; Meetings--Planning; Steamboats; United States. White House Office; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948; Carow, Emily Tyler, 1865-1939

Date: 1903-10-28

Letter from George Turner to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

George Turner sends thanks to President Roosevelt in receipt of his congratulatory note, likely regarding the success of the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal. Turner will convene with Congress in Washington, D.C., and hopes to dine with Roosevelt at the White House. General Foster will report to Roosevelt with details regarding the award at London.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Acknowledgments; Awards; Dinners and dining--U.S. states; Luncheons; Thank-you notes; England--London; Washington (D.C.); United States. Congress; United States. White House Office; Foster, John Watson, 1836-1917

Date: 1903-10-30

Telegram from Unknown to USS Nashville

Description:

The White House sends orders to the USS Nashville, the USS Atlanta, and the USS Boston concerning the Panamanian Revolution.

Resource Type: Telegram

Subject: Revolution (Panama : 1903); Battleships; Panama--ColoĢn; Panama--Isthmus of Panama; United States. Navy; United States. White House Office

Date: 1903-11-03

Telegram from Nevada N. Stranahan to William Loeb

Description:

Nevada N. Stranahan informs William Loeb that he met with Hamilton Fish and Senator Platt; Platt left to interview with newspapers, then traveled to Washington, D.C.

Resource Type: Telegram

Subject: American newspapers; Politicians--Interviews; Washington (D.C.); United States. White House Office; Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910; Fish, Hamilton, 1849-1936

Date: 1903-11-05?

Letter from Cornelius Newton Bliss to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Cornelius Newton Bliss asks President Roosevelt to invite John S. Kennedy to the White House.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Meetings--Planning; United States. White House Office; Kennedy, John S. (John Stewart), 1830-1909

Date: 1903-11-11

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