Bacon, Robert, 1860-1919

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Bacon was an American businessman, diplomat and statemen. He served briefly as Secretary of State under Theodore Roosevelt (Jan. 27, 1909 to Mar. 7, 1909), as American ambassador to France (1909-1912) and as a soldier in World War I (private to colonel).

From the description of [Letter] 19-- Jun. 26, 1 Park Avenue, [New York, to] Mr. Yeomans / Robert Bacon. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 156790115

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referencedIn William Roscoe Thayer papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive), 1872-1921 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Francis Bowler Keene Papers, 1856-1975, (bulk 1877-1924) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Oscar S. Straus Papers, 1856-1955, (bulk 1856-1923) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Whitney Warren papers, 1914-1926. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Keene, Francis Bowler, 1856-1945. Papers of Francis Bowler Keene, 1867-1975 (bulk 1877-1924). Library of Congress
creatorOf Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912. Letters : to Robert Bacon and Elihu Root, 1908-1909. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Bacon, Robert, 1860-1919. [Letter] 19-- Jun. 26, 1 Park Avenue, [New York, to] Mr. Yeomans / Robert Bacon. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn William H. Taft Papers, 1784-1973, (bulk 1880-1930) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930. William H. Taft papers, 1784-1973 (bulk 1880-1930). Library of Congress
referencedIn Straus, Oscar S. (Oscar Solomon), 1850-1926. Oscar S. Straus papers, 1856-1955 (bulk 1856-1923). Library of Congress
referencedIn Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930. Papers of William H. Taft, 1784-1973. Library of Congress
referencedIn Papers, 1886-1941. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Dorothy Whitney Straight Elmhirst papers, 1887-1978, 1887-1926 (bulk) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Elmhirst, Dorothy Whitney Straight, 1887-1968. Dorothy Whitney Straight Elmhirst papers, 1887-1978, 1887-1926 (bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
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Birth 1860-07-05

Death 1919-05-29

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