University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Foreign Relations of the United States

Page View

United States Department of State / Papers relating to the foreign relations of the United States, 1919
(1919)

Mexico,   pp. 531-649 PDF (41.5 MB)


Page 649

surprised. Therefore, if you are still in accord with our talk of this
morning, we propose to cable in reply:
American Group now agrees with you that it will be wise to add
Dutch Swiss representatives and we propose to make no further
increase in number of American committee at present time.
Sincerely yours,
THOMAS W. LAMONT
812.51/566
The Ambassador in Mexico (Fletcher), on Duty in the Department
of State, to Mr. Thomas W. Lamnont
WASHINGTON, December 27, 1919.
DEAR MR. LAMONT: I have submitted your letter of December 23rd
last, on the subject of the composition of the International Bankers
Committee on Mexican Affairs, to Mr. Polk, who is Acting Secre-
tary of State in the absence of Mr. Lansing, and he authorizes me
to inform you that the Department is willing to leave the details
of the composition of the Committee to your judgment, provided
always that the effective control of policy remains in our hands.
Sincerely yours,
HENRY P. FLETCHER
649
MEXICO


Go up to Top of Page