Biographic Register

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1928

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Page 280 - New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode...
Page 245 - VII. In acts or treaties between several powers which grant alternate precedence, the order which is to be observed in the signatures shall be decided by lot between the ministers. Art. VIII. It is agreed that ministers resident accredited to them shall form, with respect to their precedence, an intermediate class between ministers of the second class and charges d'affaires.
Page 298 - Henry, Highland. Isle of Wight. James City. King and Queen, King George, King William. Lancaster, Lee, Loudoun, Louisa, Lunenburg.
Page 24 - DIVISION OF FAR EASTERN AFFAIRS General supervision, under the secretaries, of relations, diplomatic and consular, political and economic, with China and leased territories, Japan, Siam, the far eastern possessions of European nations (in conjunction with the Division of Western European Affairs), and Siberia (in conjunction with the Division of Eastern European Affairs).
Page 298 - Alleghany, Amelia, Amherst, Appomattox, Arlington, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Bland, Botetourt, Brunswick, Buchanan, Buckingham, Campbell, Caroline, Carroll, Charles City, Charlotte, Chesterfield...
Page 298 - Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura, which shall constitute the southern division of said district.
Page 248 - SEC. 5. That the Secretary of State is directed to report from time to time to the President, along with his recommendations, the names of those...
Page 248 - All appointments of Foreign Service officers shall be by commission to a class and not by commission to a particular post, and such officers shall be assigned to posts and may be transferred from one post to another by order of the President as the interests of the service may require...
Page 253 - English ; the natural, industrial, and commercial resources and the commerce of the United States, especially with reference to the possibilities of increasing and extending the trade of the United States with foreign countries: political economy; elements of international, commercial, and maritime law.
Page 245 - Diplomatic agents shall take precedence in their respective classes according to the date of the official notification of their arrival.

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