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CORNELIUS VAN H. ENGERT PAPERS
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Box: 3 Fold: 19 Crowder, Enoch H., Notes
(1922-24?)

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous handwritten notes by Enoch H. Crowder, mostly addressed to Cornelius Van H. Engert, regarding various topics. Discussion of the Veterans and Patriots Association/Movement and recommendations by EHC to Cuban Presient Alfredo Zayas for his cabinet.

Box: 3 Fold: 20 Dulles, Allen W.
DATE SPAN: 02/01/1924 - 03/06/1924

DESCRIPTION: 2 carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to Allen W. Dulles regarding personal matters and affairs in Afghanistan.

Box: 3 Fold: 21 Dwight, Harrison Griswold
DATE SPAN: 04/02/1924 - 04/10/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Harrison Griswold Dwight to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Dwight, mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 22 Elkus, Abram I.
1/24/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 carbon from Cornelius Van H. Engert to Abram I. Elkus mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 23 Engert, Sara
DATE SPAN: 05/15/1924 - 07/31/1924

DESCRIPTION: Telegrams and other correspondence regarding a trip by Sara Engert, Cornelius Van H. Engert's wife, to New York from Habana, mostly personal telegrams between Sara and CVHE, with 1 telegram from Enoch H. Crowder to customs officials in New York regarding Sara Engert's arrival.

Box: 3 Fold: 24 Fairchild, David
DATE SPAN: 04/03/1924 - 04/06/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from David Fairchild to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Florida Customs officials regarding Fairchild.

Box: 3 Fold: 25 Gorgas, Mrs. William C.
3/13/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 carbon from Cornelius Van H. Engert to Mrs. William C. Gorgas (Marie), mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 26 Gunther, Franklin M.
DATE SPAN: 01/04/1924 - 06/11/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Franklin Mott Gunther to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon report from gunther to the Secretary of State and 3 carbons from CVHE to Gunther, mostly regarding affairs in Afghanistan.

Box: 3 Fold: 27 Harrison, William Henry
DATE SPAN: 12/13/1924 - 03/04/1925

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS, 1 TLS and 1 telegram from William Henry Harrison to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Harrison and miscellaneous correspondence regarding Harrison, mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 28 Hawkes, McDougall
DATE SPAN: 03/15/1924 - 11/15/1924

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALSs from McDougall Hawkes to Cronelius Van H. Engert, mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 29 Hughes, Charles Evans
DATE SPAN: 10/08/1923 - 01/02/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 carbon telegram from Charles Evans Hughes to Cornelius Van H. Engert regarding proceedures, with 1 carbon from Hughes to Enoch H. Crowder and 1 copy TMs speech by Hughes about James Rowland Angell and American education.

Box: 3 Fold: 30 Hurst, Carlton B.
DATE SPAN: 04/04/1924 - 02/12/1925

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Carlton B. Jurst to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Hurst, both regarding consular business.

Box: 3 Fold: 31 Ingersoll, Royal E.
6/20/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Royal E. Ingersoll to Cornelius Van H. Engert regarding an American ship at Cardenas, Cuba.

Box: 3 Fold: 32 Jameson, J. Franklin
DATE SPAN: 12/14/1923 - 01/02/1924

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from J. Franklin Jameson to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 2 carbons from CVHE to Jameson and 1 copy TL from Jameson to Julio C. Pnce de Leon of the Cuban National Archives, mainly regarding interest in Cuban history.

Box: 3 Fold: 33 Kellogg, Frank B.
DATE SPAN: 03/03/1924 - 04/08/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Frank B. Kellogg to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Kellogg and 2 TLSs to CVHE from Kellogg's offices, all personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 34 Loraine, Sir Percy
12/17/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Sir Percy Loraine to Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 35 MacMurray, John Van Antwerp
DATE SPAN: 12/14/1923 - 01/10/1925

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from John Van Antwerp MacMurray to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 2 carbons from CVHE to MacMurray, all regarding personal matters and discussion of British and American relations with Tibet. Reference to Ray Atherton.

Box: 3 Fold: 36 Mason, Alfred Bishop
1/10/1925

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Alfred Bishop Mason to Cornelius Van H. Engert expressing sympathy at the death of CVHE's son.

Box: 3 Fold: 37 Putnam, Herbert
DATE SPAN: 12/14/1923 - 12/29/1923

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Herbert Putnam to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Putnam and 1 TMs bibliography on Cuba, mainly regarding Cuba.

Box: 3 Fold: 38 Rowe, Leo S.
DATE SPAN: 09/11/1923 - 02/17/1925

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Leo S. Rowe to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 2 carbons from CVHE to Rowe, mostly personal with reference to the Pan American Union.

Box: 3 Fold: 39 Schoenfeld, H. F. Arthur
10/6/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from H. F. Arthur Schoenfeld to Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly regarding business.

Box: 3 Fold: 40 Scott, James Brown
DATE SPAN: 12/28/1923 - 01/17/1924

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from James Brown Scott of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Scott, mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 41 Stewart, Francis R.
DATE SPAN: 02/16/1925 - 04/17/1925

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Francis R. Stewart to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 2 carbons from CVHE to Stewart and 1 receipt from Stewart, mostly regarding a statue of Sir Percy Loraine's father in Santiago, Chile.

Box: 3 Fold: 42 United Fruit Company
DATE SPAN: 09/16/1924 - 09/18/1923

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from managers of the United Fruit Company to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to UFC managers, all regarding passenger transportation.

Box: 3 Fold: 43 White, Francis
DATE SPAN: 11/08/1923 - 08/08/1924

DESCRIPTION: 10 TLSs from Francis White to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 7 carbons from CVHE to White, 1 copy TL from White to Enoch H. Crowder and 1 carbon report by Mackenzie Moss of the Treasury Department on the importation of table knives into the U.S. from Cuba. Most of the correspondence regards State Department business and affairs in Cuba. References to Alfredo Zayas, affairs in Dominican Republic, William George Fitz-Gerald, Sumner Welles, and Joseph C. Grew.

Box: 3 Fold: 44 Wright, J. Butler
DATE SPAN: 10/18/1923 - 12/13/1924

DESCRIPTION: 10 TLSs from J. Butler Wright to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 10 carbons from CVHE to Wright, mostly regarding American Embassy business in Havana. References to Enoch H. Crowder.

Box: 3 Fold: 45 Young, Arthur N.
DATE SPAN: 09/27/1924 - 02/18/1925

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Arthur N. Young to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 2 carbons from CVHE to Young, mostly personal.

Box: 3 Fold: 46 Zayas, Alfredo, 1921
DATE SPAN: 05/12/1921 - 09/24/1921

DESCRIPTION: Carbon correspondence between Alfredo Zayas, President of Cuba, and Enoch H. Crowder, mostly regarding Cuba's national debt and the resignation of Clarence L. Marine from the Superior Liquidation Commission.

Box: 3 Fold: 47 Zayas, Alfredo, 1923-24
DATE SPAN: 01/25/1923 - 07/21/1924

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Alfredo Zayas to Cornelius Van H. Engert (21 Jul 1924), with 2 carbons from Zayas to Enoch H. Crowder and 1 carbon from Dwight W. Morrow to Zayas, mostly regarding Cuba's budget and national debt.

Box: 3 Fold: 48 Miscellaneous Correspondence, A - M
DATE SPAN: 10/27/1923 - 07/16/1924

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Cornelius Van H. Engert from various correspondents with names beginning with A to M, mostly regarding personal business of CVHE. Includes the following: 1 TLS from Thomas Stacey Bubier, 1 TLS from Charles H. Cunningham, 1 TLS from John Daniels of the English-Speaking Union, 2 TLSs from Benjamin Davis, 1 TLS from Aubrey Drury to CVHE and 1 copy TL from Drury to Herbert C. Hoover, 2 TLSs from Paul L. Edwards, 1 TLS from J. B. Frisbee of the American Chamber of Commerce of Cuba, 1 TLS from Hallett Johnson, 1 ALS from C. C. Jordan, 1 TLS from Julius Klein, 1 TLS from Arthur Bliss Lane, and 1 TLS from Francis Marsh.

Box: 3 Fold: 49 Miscellaneous Correspondence, N - Z
DATE SPAN: 08/18/1923 - 10/20/1924

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Cornelius Van H. Engert from various individuals with names beginning with N to Z and unidentified, mostly regarding personal business of CVHE. Includes the following: 1 TLS from J. E. Reinburger, 1 TLS from Delger Trowbridge, 3 TLSs from W. J. Flanagan of the West India Oil Refining Company of Cuba, and 1 telegram and 1 TLS from Hugh R. Wilson.

Box: 3 Fold: 50 Correspondence Carbons, A - M
DATE SPAN: 11/19/1923 - 02/04/1925

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals with names beginning with A to M, mostly concerning personal business of CVHE. Includes correspondence to Edwin F. Atkins, Elbert J. Benton, Armando Cartaya, Rear Adm. J. V. Chase, John Daniel of the English-Speaking Union, Benjamin G. Davis, Alfred L. P. Dennis, Aubrey Drury of the World Metric Standardization Council, J. M. Ewart, Paul L. Edwards, J. B. Frisbee of the Leland Harrison, Alanson B. Houghton, L. S. Houston, E. B. Howell, Hallett Johnson, Hiram Johnson, Julius Klein, Arthur Bliss Lane, K. C. Leebrick, Alexander R. Magruder, Mrs. Brewster Marwick, and W. Smith Murray.

Box: 3 Fold: 51 Correspondence Carbons, N - Z
DATE SPAN: 09/08/1923 - 09/09/1924

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous carbon correspondence from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals with names beginning N to Z, mostly concerning personal business of CVHE. Includes correspondence to William Harry Smith, Cosme de la Torriente, Hugh R. Wilson, Maj. Gen. Leonard Wood, and Cyrus E. Woods.

Box: 3 Fold: 52 Telegrams
DATE SPAN: 02/14/1917 - 02/26/1925

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various individuals, many of whom are at the U. S. State Department in Washington, including 1 carbon telegram statement by Robert Lansing regarding revolt in Cuba (1917) and several telegrams from CVHE in code.

Box: 3 Fold: 53 Memoranda
DATE SPAN: 11/04/1922 - 06/28/1924

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous carbon memoranda to and from Cornelius Van H. Engert and various individuals, mostly regarding State Department and Embassy business, including 1 memo by CVHE regarding General Leonard Wood and political affairs in Philippines.

Box: 3 Fold: 54 Reports, 1921
DATE SPAN: 04/05/1921 - 09/19/1921

DESCRIPTION: 6 carbon reports to the Secretary of State, presumably by Enoch H. Crowder, concerning conditions in Cuba. Includes the following:

1 carbon TMs report regarding incorporation taxes in Cuba (5 Apr 1921);

1 carbon TMs report regarding Cuban banking (26 Jul 1921);

1 carbon TMs report regarding President Alfredo Zayas' administration (22 aug 1921);

1 carbon TMs report regarding Cuban government finances, taxes and tariffs (7 Sep 1921);

1 carbon TMs report regarding Cuban government finances (19 Sep 1921);

1 carbon TMs transcript of an interview with President Alfredo Zayas, mostly regarding government finance (1921).

Box: 3 Fold: 55 Reports, 1922
DATE SPAN: 03/03/1922 - 12/18/1922

DESCRIPTION: 7 carbon TMs reports, probably all by Enoch H. crowder, many of them for President Alfredo Zayas or members of his administration, others for the U. S. Department of State. Includes the following itmes:

1 carbon TMs report on Cuban floatation of foreign loans (3 Mar 1922);

1 carbon TMs report on points to be emphasized by Crowder in his next meeting with Zayas, mainly regarding the Cuab budget (7 Jun 1922);

1 carbon TMs memo or report outlining Crowder's demands on the Cuban government, including finance, justice and public works (12 Jun 1922);

1 carbon TMs memo to Zayas regarding Cuban elections and government finances (9 Oct 1922);

1 copy TMs press release from the U. S. Department of State regarding the Rogers Bill on the Diplomatic Corps (9 Nov 1922);

1 carbon TMs memo from Crowder to Carlos Manuel de Cespedes regarding Cuban government finances (18 Dec 1922);

1 carbon TMs report on an interview with Charles Evans Hughes on affairs in Cuba, including finances and political stability (1922).

Box: 3 Fold: 56 Reports, etc., Mar. 1923
DATE SPAN: 03/15/1923 - 03/21/1923

DESCRIPTION: 4 TMs reports and other documents relating to Cuban government affairs. Includes the following items:

1 copy TMs report by an unknown person on the political military situation in Cuba (15 Mar 1923);

1 carbon TMs memo for Enoch H. Crowder by an unknown person concerning general government affairs in Cuba (20 Mar 1923);

1 copy TMs report by an unknown person on the political military situation in Cuba (21 Mar 1923);

1 TMs memo for Enoch H. Crowder by an unknown person regarding Cuban legislation for a national lottery (Mar 1923?).

Box: 3 Fold: 57 Reports, etc., Apr. - Jun. 1923
DATE SPAN: 04/01/1923 - 06/23/1923

DESCRIPTION: 4 TMs reports and other documents relating to affairs in Cuba. Includes the following items:

1 carbon TMs report or memo by an unknown person regarding Alfredo Zaya's administration (1 Apr 1923);

1 AMs note, possibly telegram, to Enoch H. Crowder, possibly from Charles Evans Hughes, regarding political stability in Cuba (26 Apr 1923);

1 carbon TMs memo by Crowder for Captain Rock regarding Cuban government corruption (2 May 1923);

1 copy TMs press release by the U. S. Department of State regarding the Commission of Jurists (23 Jun 1923).

Box: 3 Fold: 58 Reports, etc., Sep. - Oct. 1923
DATE SPAN: 09/14/1923 - 10/29/1923

DESCRIPTION: 6 carbon TMs reports, mostly by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the U. S. Department of State, all regarding political affairs in Cuba. Includes the following items:

1 carbon TMs memo from CVHE to Enoch H. Crowder regarding the Assembly of Veterans and Patriots movement in Cuba (14 Sep 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by an unknown person on the political situation in Cuba with reference to the Veterans movement (19 Sep 1923);

1 carbon TMs memo by Crowder regarding Alfredo Zayas' administration, with reference to Dwight W. Morrow and others (28 Sep 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by William S. Howell for the Secretary of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#381, 15 Oct 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by Howell for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#404, 22 Oct 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by Howell for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#426, 29 Oct 1923).

Box: 3 Fold: 59 Reports, etc., Nov. 1923
DATE SPAN: 11/05/1923 - 11/26/1923

DESCRIPTION: 7 carbon TMs reports on political affairs in Cuba and China, mostly by Cornelius Van H. Engert and William S. Howell, Jr. References to the Assembly of Veterans & Patriots movement. Includes the following items:

1 carbon TMs report giving excerpts of a political message from President Alfredo Zayas on the state of Cuba (5 Nov 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by Howell and CVHE for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#454, 5 Nov 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by Howell and CVHE for the Sec'y of State regarding Cuba's national debt (# 466, 8 Nov 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by Howell and CVHE for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#476, 12 nov 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by Howell and CVHE for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#500, 20 Nov 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by C. J. Spiker for Jacob Gould Schurman regarding political conditions on the Tibetan border with China with references to Brigadier General George Pereira and others (#115, 23 Nov 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by Howell and CVHE for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#513, 26 Nov 1923).

Box: 3 Fold: 60 Reports, Dec. 1923
DATE SPAN: 12/03/1923 - 12/13/1923

DESCRIPTION: 5 carbon TMs reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and William S. Howell, Jr. for the Sec'y of State, motly regarding political events in Cuba, with much discussion of the Assembly of Veterans & Petriots movement. Includes the following items:

1 carbon TMs report by CVHE and Howell for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#527, 3 Dec 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by CVHE for the Sec'y of State regarding political activities of university students in Cuba (#540, 10 Dec 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by CVHE for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#545, 11 Dec 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by CVHE for the Sec'y of State summarizing political events in Cuba (#565, 17 Dec 1923);

1 carbon TMs report by CVHE for the Sec'y of State regarding a letter from Sir Arnold Wilson discussing affairs of Persia and the Anglo-Persian Oil Company (13 Dec 1923).

Box: 3 Fold: 61 Reports, etc., Jan. - Apr. 1923
DATE SPAN: 01/15/1923 - 04/05/1923

DESCRIPTION: 4 carbon TMs memos, mostly by Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly regarding personal business and political affairs in Cuba. Includes the following items:

1 carbon TMs memo from CVHE for the Sec'y of State regarding personal business (15 Jan 1924);

1 TMs memo Cortlandt C. Baughman for the Sec'y of State regarding the Isle of Pines Treaty (19 Feb 1924);

1 TMs memo by CVHE(?) for Enoch H. Crowder regarding the Cuban Banco National (Feb 1924?);

1 carbon TMs report by CVHE for the Sec'y of State regarding personal business (5 Apr 1924).

Box: 3 Fold: 62 Reports, etc., May - Jun. 1924
DATE SPAN: 05/01/1924 - 06/09/1024

DESCRIPTION: 4 carbon of copy TMs memos and press releases regarding the U. S. Department of State and political affairs in Cuba. Includes the following items:

2 copy TMs press releases from the U. S. Department of State and Calvin Coolidge regarding violent uprisings in Santa Clara, Cuba (1 & 2 May 1924);

1 carbon TMs report by an unknown person for Enoch H. Crowder regarding activity of the Cuban legislature (17 May 1924);

1 carbon TMs memo by CVHE for Enoch H. Crowder Embassy office management (3 Jun 1924);

1 copy TMs fragment memo by Charles Evans Hughes regarding State Department business (9 Jun 1924).

Box: 3 Fold: 63 Reports, etc., Jul. - Sep. 1924
DATE SPAN: 07/24/1924 - 09/18/1924

DESCRIPTION: 6 carbon or copy TMs reports, memos and press releases mostly regarding political events in Cuba and U. S. State Department business. Includes the following items:

1 carbon TMs memo, possibly by CVHE, regarding pending cases involving American interests in Cuba (22 Jul 1924);

1 copy TMs memo by the State Department regarding the structure of the department (29 Jul 1924);

1 copy TMs press release by the State Department regarding political uprisings in Cuba (30 Aug 1924);

1 draft TMs report by CVHE regarding the reorganization of the Banco Nacional de Cuba (12 Sep 1924);

1 copy TMs press release by the State Department regarding the Third Pan-Amercian Congress (17 Sep 1924);

1 carbon TMs memo by CVHE(?) regarding U. S. policy toward Cuban insurrectionists (30 Oct 1924);

1 carbon TMs report by CVHE regarding the usage of titles in Persia (18 Sep 1924).

Box: 3 Fold: 64 Reports, etc., Undated
(1923-24?)

DESCRIPTION: 3 carbon TMs memos regarding Cuban affairs and a set of biographical reports on Cuban government officials, including Alfredo Zayas, Mario Garcia Menocal, Carlos Manuel de Cespedes, and Manuel Marquez Sterling. Includes the following items:

1 carbon TMs report by Gonzala de Quesada regarding Cuba's claims to the Isle of Pines;

1 TMs report by an unknown person on "axioms in Cuba's political life";

1 TMs transcribed telegram from the Sec'y of State regarding the treatment of British Jamaican citizens in Cuba.

Box: 3 Fold: 65 Report, "Cuba: Financial & Economic Conditions & Public Debt"
September 1920

DESCRIPTION: 1 large carbon TMs report, "Cuba: Financial & Economic Conditions & Public Debt," by Margaret L. Engle.

Box: 3 Fold: 66 Printed Matterials
1923-24

DESCRIPTION: Micellaneous pamphlets collected by CVHE in Cuba, including Diplomatic Lists for Washington, D.C. and Havana, a general description of Cuba by the Pan American Union, an offprint of "Japan: A Sequel to the Washington Conference" by Hector C. Bywater, a pamphlet on the Seventh Pan American Sanitary Conference, and an executive proclamation by Calvin Coolidge regarding Foreign Service Personell policy.

Box: 3 Fold: 67 Invitations, Programs, etc.
DATE SPAN: 04/07/1924 - 02/18/1925

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous invitations, programs and other ephemera collected by CVHE in Cuba.

Box: 3 Fold: 68 Clippings
1923-24

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous newsclippings collected by CVHE in Cuba.

Box: 3 Fold: 69 American Foreign Service Journal
March 1925

DESCRIPTION: 2 copies of the March 1925 issue of the American Foreign Service Journal containing a story on Havana by Cornelius Van H. Engert.

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