Daniels, Josephus

1920 TLS as Wilsonís Navy Secretary to editor-publisher Hamilton Holt, unable to attend Greek Relief Committee banquet

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(1862-1948) North Carolina journalist & editor. Secretary of the Navy 1913-21 (Wilson), FDRís Ambassador to Mexico 1933-41. TLS as Secretary on 10 Ĺ x 8 official letterhead, Washington, March 8 1920, to Hamilton Holt, Editor of ďThe IndependentĒ, NYC. Daniels regrets he cannot come to New York for the banquet of the Greek Relief Committee, quotes from his letter of regret and support sent to the Committee Secretary. Hamilton Holt (1872-1951) Editor -publisher of liberal weekly magazine The Independent 1897-1921, advocate for reform, prohibition, immigrant rights, and international peace. He was a founding member of the NAACP in 1909 and served on the Executive Committee of the League to Enforce Peace. In 1924 he unsuccessfully ran for the Senate from Connecticut. He was President of Rollins College 1925-49.

Condition: Very good, dark stain at lower right corner
Type:Letter






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