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CORNELIUS VAN H. ENGERT PAPERS
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Box: 5 Fold: 46 Lloyd, Sir George
1/10/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Sir George Lloyd to Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 47 MacElwee, Roy Samuel
8/27/1927

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Roy Samuel MacElwee to Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 48 Moore, John Bassett
DATE SPAN: 02/13/1928 - 01/31/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS and 1 ALS from John Bassett Moore to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 3 carbons from CVHE to Moore and 1 copy TL from Moore to Carlos F. Grisante and 1 copy TL from Grisante to Moore, all regarding an unsuccessful search for proceedings of the Mixed Commission under the British-Venezuelan Claims Convention of 1868.

Box: 5 Fold: 49 Morgan, C. Stuart
DATE SPAN: 04/09/1928 - 04/28/1928

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from C. Stuart Morgan to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from an unknown person ("Frank") to Morgan, mostly regarding Middle East politics. References to King Ibn Saud, St. John Philby, Sir Gilbert Clayton, Sir Percy Cox, Standard Oil Company, and conditions in Saudi Arabia and Persia.

Box: 5 Fold: 50 Morgan, Stokeley W.
DATE SPAN: 02/25/1928 - 01/08/1929

DESCRIPTION: 6 TLSs from Stokeley W. Morgan to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 5 carbons from CVHE to Morgan, mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 50.5 Ovey, Esmond
1/14/1930

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Esmond Ovey to Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 51 Munro, Dana C.
DATE SPAN: 10/12/1928 - 01/23/1930

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLs from the office of Dana C. Munro at the American Historical Review to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 2 carbons from CVHE to Munro, regarding Sir Arnold Wilson and Willis C. Cook.

Box: 5 Fold: 52 Munro, Dana G.
DATE SPAN: 06/10/1929 - 01/23/1930

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Dana Gardner Munro to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 4 carbons from CVHE to Munro, regarding Venezuelan censorship of mail and U.S.-Venezuelan relations.

Box: 5 Fold: 53 Pan American Airways
7/28/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Robert G. Thach of Pan American Airways to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Thach, both regarding Pan American business.

Box: 5 Fold: 54 Penfield, Walter S.
DATE SPAN: 12/19/1927 - 05/31/1928

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS and 1 invitation from Walter S. Penfield to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Penfield, mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 55 Perez, Juan B.
Jul 1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed form filled out by hand giving biographical data on Juan B. Perez, President of Venezuela.

Box: 5 Fold: 56 Rowe, Leo S.
DATE SPAN: 05/10/1929 - 09/02/1929

DESCRIPTION: 2 carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to Leo S. Rowe of the Pan American Union, mostly regarding PAU.

Box: 5 Fold: 57 Shuster, W. Morgan
DATE SPAN: 08/13/1928 - 12/27/1928

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from W. Morgan Shuster of the Century Club to Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly regarding American interests in Persia.

Box: 5 Fold: 58 Speer, Robert E.
DATE SPAN: 09/21/1927 - 06/15/1928

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Robert E. Speer of the Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Speer, mostly regarding American missionaries in Persia.

Box: 5 Fold: 59 Stein, Sir Aurel
DATE SPAN: 09/09/1925 - 11/08/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS postcard from Sir Aurel Stein (9 Sep 1925) to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 1 carbon from CVHE to Vernon Kellogg and 1 carbon from CVHE to A. Lawrence Lowell regarding Sir Aurel, all mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 60 Union Panamericana
DATE SPAN: 12/17/1927 - 12/17/1927

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLSs from E. Gils Borge of the Union Panamericana (Pan American Union) to various Venezuelan officials introducing Cornelius Van H. Engert.

Box: 5 Fold: 61 White, Francis
DATE SPAN: 05/18/1929 - 09/29/1929

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs and 1 copy TL from Francis White to Cornelius Van H. Engert, with 4 carbons from CVHE to White, mostly regarding political events and governmental affairs in Venezuela, with references to Charles Lindbergh's visit to Venezuela in 1929.

Box: 5 Fold: 62 Wright, J. Butler
3/13/1928

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from J. Butler Wright to Cornelius Van H. Engert, mostly personal.

Box: 5 Fold: 62 Miscellaneous Correspondence, A - B
DATE SPAN: 01/21/1928 - 07/03/1929

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Cornelius Van H. Engert from various correspondents, mostly personal or regarding personal business. Includes 1 TLS from Ralph H. Ackerman, 1 TLS from E. D. Adams of the Hoover War Library, 1 TLS from George Akerson for Herbert Hoover, 2 copy TLs from Alejandro Asancheyev regarding Spanish-Soviet relations, 2 TLSs from Ray Atherton, and 1 TLS from Edward S. Beck.

Box: 5 Fold: 63 Miscellaneous Correspondence, C - E
DATE SPAN: 03/28/1928 - 03/20/1929

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Cornelius Van H. Engert from various correspondents, with names C to E. Includes 1 TL from Wilbur Carr, 3 TLSs from Victor Hugo Escala, 1 TLS from Arthur N. Colton, 1 TLS from Alfredo Demorest, 1 ALS from Beatrice DiGiorgio, 2 TLSs from Frederic Dolbeare, 1 TLS from L. A. Downs of the Illinois Central System, 1 TLS from W. T. S. Doyle, and 1 TLS from Marcia Eberlein.

Box: 5 Fold: 64 Miscellaneous Correspondence, F - G
DATE SPAN: 11/09/1913 - 05/16/1929

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence, mostly to Cornelius Van H. Engert, from various correspondents with names F and G, mostly personal. Includes 1 TLS from Amos B. Fay/Foy of the Chemical National Bank, 1 TLS from George A. Finch of the American Jouranl of International Law, 1 TLS from Simon Flanas-Suarez, 1 TLS from Preston Goodwin, 1 TLS from Frederick Grab, 3 TLSs from Winthrop S. Greene, and 1 TLS from Franklin Mott Gunther. Also includes 1 TLS from Preston Goodwin to Boaz W. Long (9 Nov 1913) regarding the American Embassy in Caracas, Venezuela.

Box: 5 Fold: 65 Miscellaneous Correspondence, H - L
DATE SPAN: 12/27/1927 - 01/01/1930

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Cornelius Van H. Engert from various people with names H to L, mostly personal. Includes 3 TLSs from R. W. Hebard, 2 TLSs from Ernest G. Holt of the Carnegie Museum, 1 TLS from Eldon R. James, 1 TL from Nelson Trusler Johnson, and 1 TLS from Esther Everett Lape of the American Foundation and the American Peace Award.

Box: 5 Fold: 66 Miscellaneous Correspondence, M - L
DATE SPAN: 04/03/1928 - 12/26/1929

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Cornelius Van H. Engert from various individuals with names M to P, mostly personal. Includes 1 TLS from Jose E. Machado, 1 TLS from Gerald Martin of the Chicago Tribune, 2 TLSs from Ben C. Matthews, 1 TLS from C. E. McGuire, 1 TLS from C. J. Petherick, and 1 TLS from C. A. Phillips of the Venezuelan Mission of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A..

Box: 5 Fold: 67 Miscellaneous Correspondence, S - Y & Unidentified
DATE SPAN: 01/27/1928 - 03/03/1930

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Cornelius Van H. Engert from various individuals, with names S to Y and unidentified, mostly personal. Includes 1 ALS from Ruth Shipley, 1 TLS from Elisabeth Randolph Shirley, 1 TLS from H. F. Arthur Schoenfeld, 1 TL from Harold Sterner, 1 ALS and 1 TLS from George Summerlin, 1 TLS from Henry S. Thompson of the Harvard Graduates Magazine, 1 ALS from Eric Trammell, 1 TLS from A. T. Volwiler, 1 TLS from Harved O. Voorhis of New York University, 1 ALS from Julius Wadsworth, 1 TLS from Guy Wellman of Standard Oil Company, and 1 ALS from George N. Young.

Box: 5 Fold: 68 Correspondence Carbons, Sep. 1927 - Feb. 1928
DATE SPAN: 09/29/1927 - 02/29/1928

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly personal with discussion of political events in Venezuela and a visit to Venezuela by Charles A. Lindberg. Includes correspondence to Mrs. Montgomery Schuyler, Frederick F. Russell of the Rockefeller Foundation, H. I. Fry of the Standard Oil Company of Venezuela, Wilbur J. Carr, Henry M. Wolcott, Ben C. Matthews, Halbert E. Watkins, Alfredo L. Demorest, Eldon R. James, William C. Perkins, John F. Martin, Pedro Rafael Rincones, Arthus S. Kahn, E. D. Adams Alanson B. Houghton, George A. Finch, and George R. Phelan.

Box: 5 Fold: 69 Correspondence Carbons, Mar. - Apr. 1928
DATE SPAN: 03/01/1928 - 04/30/1928

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly personal with discussion of political events in Venezuela and references to Charles A. Lindbergh and the bubonic plague. Includes correspondence to Mrs. John Campbell White, Halbert E. Watkins, H. M. Wolcott, Ernest G. Holt of the Carnegie Museum, Alexander K. Sloan, E. F. Kirby Hade, Ben C. Matthews, Jose E. Machado, Samuel H. Piles, E. D. Adams, Sir Thomas Hohler, Wilbur J. Carr, John L. Merrill, Jordan Herbert Stabler, Leon C. Booker of Standard Oil Company of Venezuela.

Box: 5 Fold: 70 Correspondence Carbons, May. - Jun. 1928
DATE SPAN: 05/01/1928 - 06/30/1928

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly personal with discussion of politicial events in Venezuela. Includes correspondence to Alexander K. Sloan, H. M. Wolcott, Charles Barret, William Edmund O'Reilly, Maj. James A. Gillespie, Frederic A. Grab, Irving T. Bush, Ben C. Matthews, Carroll Fox, George L. Kreeck, Stokeley W. Morgan, Irving Stewart, Ernest G. Holt, and C. A. Phillips.

Box: 5 Fold: 71 Correspondence Carbons, Jul. 1928 - Jan. 1929
DATE SPAN: 07/02/1928 - 01/31/1929

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly regarding political events in Venezuela. Includes correspondence to Ben C. Matthews, H. M. Wolcott, Ernest G. Holt, Alexander K. Sloan, W. W. Rasor of the Pan American Magazine, Eldon R. James, Matthew E. Hanna, H. F. Arthur Schoenfeld, Winthrop S. Greene, Victor Hugo Escala, A. T. Volwiler, C. J. Petherick, W. T. S. Doyle of the Caribbean Petroleum Company, William R. Manning, John H. Finley, Robert Henderson, Jay Walker, Halbert E. Watkins, Faith Dodge, Vernon C. De Votie, and Frederic D. Grab.

Box: 5 Fold: 72 Correspondence Carbons, Apr. - May 1929
DATE SPAN: 04/08/1929 - 05/31/1929

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly regarding political events in Venezuela. Includes correspondence to Philander L. Cable, George Akerson at the White House, Henry T. Dwyer, S. W. Stratton, Edmond T. Quinn, Leon C. Booker of Standard Oil Company of Venezuela, Ray Atherton, Halbert E. Watkins, Gilbert Grosvenor of the National Geographic Society, Ben C. Matthews, and Herbert Putnam.

Box: 5 Fold: 73 Correspondence Carbons, Jun. 1929
DATE SPAN: 06/01/1929 - 06/30/1929

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly regarding politicial events in Venezuela. Includes correspondence to Preston McGoodwin, Ben C. Matthews, Alfredo L. Demorest, Julius Wadsworth, George Merrill, Nelson Trusler Johnson, Sir William C. F. Robertson, Francis P. Garvan, Benjamin Muse, Jose E. Machado, Elisabeth Randolph Shirley, Jay Walker, Ernest G. Holt, H. M. Wolcott, and Copley Amory.

Box: 5 Fold: 74 Correspondence Carbons, Jul. - Oct. 1929
DATE SPAN: 07/05/1929 - 10/31/1929

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly regarding political events in Venezuela. Includes correspondence to Ben C. Matthews, H. M. Wolcott, Ivy Lee, W. F. Bigelow, H. M. Towner, Matthew E. Hanna, Richard M. Tobin, Elisabeth Randolph Shirley, Henry T. Dwyer, Jay Walker, George R. Phelan, Ray C. Killian of Lago Petroleum Corporation, the Jewish Biographical Bureau, George J. Eder, Walter H. Mallory, Robert Henderson, J. Walter Drake, Halbert E. Watkins, and Thomas W. Voetter.

Box: 5 Fold: 75 Correspondence Carbons, Nov. 1929 - Jan. 1930
DATE SPAN: 11/07/1929 - 01/29/1930

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly regarding personal matters and political events in Venezuela. Includes correspondence to Jay Walker, H. Eric Trammell, Gilbert Grosvenor, George W. Young, Ben C. Matthews, H. M. Wolcott, Samuel F. Bemis, Wallace S. Murray, Francis Butler Loomis, George T. Summerlin, Wilbur J. Carr, and Henry T. Dwyer.

Box: 5 Fold: 76 Correspondence Carbons, Feb. - Mar. 1930
DATE SPAN: 02/01/1930 - 03/18/1930

DESCRIPTION: Carbons from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various individuals, mostly regarding personal matters and political events in Venezuela. Includes correspondence to Ralph A. Graves of National Geographic Magazine, Alan W. Hazelton, H. M. Wolcott, Henry T. Dwyer, George Summerlin, Richard Roy Maconachie, Sir Andrew Ryan, and Harold Sterner.

Box: 5 Fold: 77 Telegrams
DATE SPAN: 01/14/1928 - 12/30/1929

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous telegrams and carbon telegrams to and from Cornelius Van H. Engert regarding political events in Venezuela, with references to Charles A. Lindbergh's visit in 1928 and the earthquake at Cumana. Includes telegrams to and from Alfredo L. Demorest, Horace Mann Towner, Frank B. Kellogg, Fatih Dodge, Charles Franklin Craig, George Merrill.

Box: 5 Fold: 78 Reports, etc., Jan. 10 - Feb 15, 1928
DATE SPAN: 01/10/1928 - 02/15/1928

DESCRIPTION: 12 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State, with 1 copy TMs press release from the State Department, all regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with references to Stanley K. Hornbeck, Franz Boas, Charles A. Lindbergh, Compania Venezolana de Petroleo, South American Oil and Development Company, and other oil interests in Venezuela. Includes reports # 1469-77 and 1479-82.

Box: 5 Fold: 79 Reports, Feb. 15 - 29, 1928
DATE SPAN: 02/16/1928 - 02/29/1928

DESCRIPTION: 12 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding political events and governmental affairs in Venezuela, with discussion of All American Cables and other international communications issues. Includes reports # 1483-94.

Box: 5 Fold: 80 Reports, Mar. 1 - 15, 1928
DATE SPAN: 03/02/1928 - 03/15/1928

DESCRIPTION: 9 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of telecommunications development, South American Oil & Development Corporation, Compania Venezolana de Petroleo, Gil Fortoul, and other oil issues.

Box: 5 Fold: 81 Reports, Mar. 15 - 31, 1928
DATE SPAN: 03/16/1928 - 03/31/1928

DESCRIPTION: 17 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of the papers of Simon Bolivar, the bubonic plague, the oil industry, relations with the U.S.S.R., and labor relations. Includes reports # 1505-15 and 1517-21.

Box: 5 Fold: 82 Reports, Apr. 1 - 15, 1928
DATE SPAN: 04/02/1928 - 04/15/1928

DESCRIPTION: 14 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of the bubonic plague. Includes reports # 1522-34.

Box: 5 Fold: 83 Reports, Apr.15 - 30, 1928
DATE SPAN: 04/16/1928 - 04/30/1928

DESCRIPTION: 17 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of Charles A. Lindbergh, telecommunications, the oil industry, and relations with the U.S.S.R. Includes reports # 1536-52.

Box: 5 Fold: 84 Reports, May 1 - 15, 1928
DATE SPAN: 05/01/1928 - 05/15/1928

DESCRIPTION: 19 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of the South American Oil & Development Corporation and the oil industry. Includes reports # 1553-71.

Box: 5 Fold: 85 Reports, May 16 - 31, 1928
DATE SPAN: 05/16/1928 - 05/31/1928

DESCRIPTION: 18 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela. Includes reports # 1572-84, 1586-90.

Box: 5 Fold: 86 Reports, Jun. 1 - 15, 1928
DATE SPAN: 06/01/1928 - 06/15/1928

DESCRIPTION: 12 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela. Includes reports # 1591-95, 1598-1604.

Box: 5 Fold: 87 Reports, Jun. 16 - 30, 1928
DATE SPAN: 06/16/1928 - 06/30/1928

DESCRIPTION: 19 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of All America Cables, telecommunications development, and the oil industry. Includes reports # 1605-24.

Box: 5 Fold: 88 Reports, Jul. 1928
DATE SPAN: 07/01/1928 - 07/10/1928

DESCRIPTION: 15 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of telecommunications development. Includes reports # 1625-28, 1630, 1631, 1634-36, and 1638-43.

Box: 6 Fold: 1 Reports, etc., Sep. - Dec. 1928
DATE SPAN: 09/28/1928 - 12/14/1928

DESCRIPTION: 2 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with 1 press release from the Department of Sate regarding a naval limitations treaty in Europe and 1 AMs memo by CVHE regarding Pan American Airways. Report # 1705 discusses in detail oil rights in Venezuela with references to Standard Oil Company of Venezuela.

Box: 6 Fold: 2 Reports, Jan. 1 - 15, 1929
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1929 - 01/15/1929

DESCRIPTION: 12 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of the electrical power industry and relations between Bolivia and Paraguay. Includes reports # 1757-68.

Box: 6 Fold: 3 Reports, Jan. 15 - 31, 1929
DATE SPAN: 01/16/1929 - 01/31/1929

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of Tocuyo Oilfields of Venezuela, Ltd., North Venezuelan Petroleum Company, the oil industry, the Cumana earthquake and relief missions. Includes reports # 1769-85.

Box: 6 Fold: 4 Reports, Feb. - May, 1929
DATE SPAN: 02/01/1929 - 05/15/1929

DESCRIPTION: 18 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of Union Civica Venezolana and Sociedad Patriotica de Mujeres Venezolanas. Includes reports # 1786, 1834-45, 1847-51, with a wide gap between February 1 and May 7, 1929.

Box: 6 Fold: 5 Reports, May 16 - 31, 1929
DATE SPAN: 05/16/1929 - 05/31/1929

DESCRIPTION: 25 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of the Creole Petroleum Corporation, Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, Venezuelan Consolidated Oilfields, and the oil industry; All American Cables and telecommunications development; and leprosy treatment. Includes reports # 1852-65, 1867-76.

Box: 6 Fold: 6 Reports, Jun. 1 - 15, 1929
DATE SPAN: 06/01/1929 - 06/15/1929

DESCRIPTION: 13 carbon reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State regarding governmental affairs and political events in Venezuela, with discussion of Charles A. Lindbergh's 1928 visit and relations with Curacao. Includes reports # 1877-89.

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