Extra Session of the Senate Called

Identifier

WWP20612

Description

Woodrow Wilson calls members of the Senate to attend a session at 12 o’clock noon on March 5, 1917.

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

Language

English

Text

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.

A PROCLAMATION.

WHEREAS public interests require that the Senate of the United States be convened at twelve o'clock on the fifth day of March next, at twelve o'clock noon, of which all persons who shall at that time be entitled to act as members of that body are hereby required to take notice.

Given under my hand and the seal of the United States at Washington the twenty-third of February in the year of our Lord one thousand nineteen hundred and seventeen, and of the Independence of the United States the one hundred and forty-first.

By the President:

Robert Lansing,
Secretary of State.

Original Format

Miscellaneous

Files

D30228.pdf

Tags

Citation

Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924, “Extra Session of the Senate Called,” 1917 February 23, WWP20612, Woodrow Wilson Press Statements, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.