Elihu Root to Woodrow Wilson

Identifier

WWP17698

Description

Elihu Root thanks Woodrow WIlson for his kind note about his speech.

Source

Wilson Papers, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Washington, District of Columbia

Text

Dear Mr. President

April 23 1913I am much gratified by your note & by knowing that my little speech was a cause of satisfaction to you.
I think what I said the great mass of our people feelPerhaps the habit of thinking much about the benefit & credit of our country as a whole in Foreign Affairs makes that feeling more naturally find expression from me.

With good wishes & kind regards I am
Faithfully Yours
Elihu Root

Original Format

Letter

Files

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Temp00139.pdf

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Citation

Root, Elihu, 1845-1937, “Elihu Root to Woodrow Wilson,” 1913 April 23, WWP17698, First Year Wilson Papers, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.