811.111Kollontay,Madame Alexandra: Telegram
The Consul General at Berlin (Coffin) to the Secretary of State
[Received October 20—4:55 p.m.]
Madame Alexandra Kollontay, appointed Soviet Minister to Mexico, has requested me to ascertain whether the Department will authorize passport visa for her crossing the United States en route to Mexico. Her name no doubt is well known to the Department whose instructions are requested.