Edward Joseph Hale (1839–1922)

    Non-career appointee
    State of Residence: North Carolina

    1. Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary (Costa Rica)
      Appointed: June 21, 1913
      Presentation of Credentials: August 29, 1913
      Termination of Mission: Normal relations interrupted on January 27, 1917
      • The new government of Costa Rica was still unrecognized by the United States when Hale left Costa Rica on April 19, 1917.