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Negotiations relative to the conclusion of treaties for the advancement of general peace 1

1. For the statement of the American Peace Plan and documents showing the progress previously made with it, see Foreign Relations, 1913, pp. 812; 1914, pp. 171, 331, 1068. As additions to the list, given in the first telegram below, of countries with which treaties were signed before the outbreak of the war, are to be noted: Norway, June 24 ( ibid., 1914, p. 971); Peru, July 14 ( ibid., 1915, p. 1279); Uruguay, July 20 ( ibid., p. 1307); Brazil and Chile, July 24 ( ibid., 1916, pp. 43, 46). For papers on the related subject of preparations for a third Hague Peace Conference, see ibid., 1914, pp. 4, 10.


[1] The Secretary of State to the Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs (Streit)

File No. 711.0012/403


[2] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Germany (Gerard)

File No. 711.0012/531f


[3] The Ambassador in Germany (Gerard) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/429


[4] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Great Britain (Page)

File No. 711.0012/531t


[5] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in France (Herrick)

File No. 711.0012/616a


[6] The Ambassador in Great Britain (Page) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/462


[7] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Germany (Gerard)

File No. 711.0012/531y


[8] The Ambassador in Germany (Gerard) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/468


[9] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in France (Herrick)

File No. 711.0012/532m


[10] The Ambassador in France (Herrick) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/491


[11] The Secretary of State to the Minister in Belgium (Whitlock)

File No. 711.0012/532r


[12] The Minister in Sweden (Morris) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/515


[13] The Russian Ambassador (Bakhméteff) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/517


[14] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Germany (Gerard)

File No. 711.0012/524a


[15] The Secretary of State to the German Ambassador (Bernstorff)

File No. 711.0012/532t


[16] The German Ambassador (Bernstorff) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/525


[17] Memorandum of the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/656


[18] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Turkey (Morgenthau)

File No. 711.0012/540a


[19] The Ambassador in Turkey (Morgenthau) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/538


[20] The Austro-Hungarian Ambassador (Dumba) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/552


[21] The Acting Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Japan (Guthrie)

File No. 711.0012/568a


[22] The Ambassador in Japan (Guthrie) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/575


[23] The Minister in Belgium (Whitlock) to the Secretary of State

File No. 711.0012/593