File No. 861.00/365
The Ambassador in Russia ( Francis) to the Secretary of State
[Received May 19.]
Sir: In my unnumbered despatch of yesterday,1 the original of which was sent in pouch to Stockholm and a copy of which is in this pouch, I gave the details and sequence of my recognition on behalf of our Government of the new Government of Russia.
I have the honor to forward herewith copies of the correspondence between the American Embassy and the Foreign Office on the subject.2
I have [etc.]