Herbert Hoover to Woodrow Wilson

Identifier

WWP19214

Description

Herbert Hoover nominates, and approves of, Beaver White as Representative of the Food Administrator on the War Trade Board.

Source

Hoover-Wilson Correspondence, Hoover Institution, Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford, California

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Language

English

Text

(To be written on the letter head of the Food Administrator)

My dear Mr. President

Referring to the Executive Order of the President establishing a War Trade Board, to be composed of Representatives, respectively, of the Secretary of State, of the Secretary of the Treasury, of the Secretary of Agriculture, of the Secretary of Commerce, of the Food Administrator, and of the United States Shipping Board, I hereby nominate Mr. Beaver White, and, subject to his appointment by the President, designate him as a member of the War Trade Board, to be the Representative of the Food Administrator on said Board.


Faithfully yours,


The President:

The White House,
12 October, 1917.

I hereby approve the foregoing nomination and designation, and I do hereby appoint Mr. Beaver White as a member of the War Trade Board, to be the Representative of the Food Administrator on said Board.

Original Format

Letter

Files

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/D09232.pdf

Citation

Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964, “Herbert Hoover to Woodrow Wilson,” 1917 October 12, WWP19214, Hoover Institute at Stanford University Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.

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