Secretaries of State

Robert Lansing

Biography of Secretary of State, Robert Lansing

Robert Lansing served as Secretary of State from June 24, 1915, until February 13, 1920. Lansing’s background in international law afforded him a wealth of fore...Read More >>

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#TDiH 1914 US chargé @AmbasciataUSA reported: "Universal impression here...that Italy will remain neutral" 7h

#TDiH 1914 SecState to @USAinUK Amb Page: Pres. Wilson "anxious to do everything in his power to avert war" 8h

#TDiH 1914 US chargé St. Petersburg: at 6pm “German amb presented German declaration of war against Russia” 8h


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