White, Henry, 1850-1927

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American diplomat; member, American delegation, Paris Peace Conference, 1918-1919.

From the description of Henry White miscellaneous papers, 1919. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867941

Diplomat.

From the description of Henry White papers, 1812-1931 (bulk 1880-1928). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77578131

American diplomat.

White served with Ambassadors John Hay and Joseph Choate in England, and was appointed Ambassador to Italy, 1905, and France, 1907. In 1918 President Wilson appointed White to the American Commission to Negotiate Peace.

From the description of Henry White papers, 1876-1925. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 298686866

Biographical Note

  • 1850, Mar. 29: Born, Baltimore, Md.
  • 1879: Married Margaret Stuyvesant Rutherford (died 1916)
  • 1883: Secretary, American legation, Vienna, Austria
  • 1884 - 1886 : Second secretary, American legation, London, England
  • 1886 - 1893 : First secretary, American legation, London, England
  • 1896: Unofficial agent for Secretary of State Richard Olney during the Venezuela Boundary dispute
  • 1897 - 1905 : First secretary, American legation, London, England
  • 1905: Ambassador to Italy
  • 1906: Senior delegate to International Conference at Algeciras, Spain
  • 1907: Ambassador to France
  • 1910: Chairman, American Delegation to Fourth Pan-American Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1918 - 1919 : Member, American Commission to Negotiate Peace, Paris, France
  • 1920: Married Emily Vanderbilt Sloane
  • 1927, July 15: Died, Pittsfield, Mass.

From the guide to the Henry White Papers, 1812-1931, (bulk 1880-1928), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Biographical/Historical Note

American diplomat; member, American delegation, Paris Peace Conference, 1918-1919.

From the guide to the Henry White miscellaneous papers, 1919, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Letters sent to Walter Hines Page from various correspondents, English period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library
referencedIn Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933. Additional papers, 1841-1940 Houghton Library
referencedIn Thomas F. Bayard Papers, 1780-1899, (bulk 1860-1889) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Sidney Edward Mezes papers, 1918-1931, 1918-1919 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Day, Clive, 1871-1951. Clive Day papers, 1892-1943 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Thomas F. Bayard Papers, 1780-1899, (bulk 1860-1889) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Chandler, William Eaton, 1835-1917,. Edward Oliver Wolcott : [collection] : 1886-1953 ; (bulk 1894-1905) ;. History Colorado
creatorOf White, Henry, 1850-1927. Autograph letters signed (4) : Rome and Paris, to Dr. Baldwin, 1907 Feb. 15, 1908 June 30 and [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Edith Bolling Galt Wilson Papers, 1833-1961, (bulk 1925-1961) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Correspondence and compositions, 1718-1946 (inclusive) 1873-1919 (bulk). Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf O'Shaughnessy family. O'Shaughnessy family papers, 1899-1937, bulk (1910-1930). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Elihu Root Papers, 1863-1937, (bulk 1899-1937) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960, 1892-1958 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Bliss, Tasker Howard, 1853-1930. Papers of Tasker Howard Bliss, 1870-1930. Library of Congress
referencedIn Buckler, W. H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952. William Hepburn Buckler papers, 1907-1937 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958. Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960 (inclusive), 1892-1958 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn McCullough, Hall Park, 1872-1966. Hall Park McCullough papers, 1867-1938. Bennington Museum, Incorporated
referencedIn Mezes, Sidney Edward, 1863-1931. Sidney Edward Mezes papers, 1918-1931 (inclusive), 1918-1919 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn McCormick, Vance Criswell, 1872-1946. Vance Criswell McCormick papers, 1907-1946 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924. Papers, 1745-1966 bulk 1866-1924. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Joseph Hodges Choate Papers, 1745-1929, (bulk 1852-1917) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Elihu Root Papers, 1863-1937, (bulk 1899-1937) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Arthur Bliss Lane papers, 1904-1957 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Henry White Papers, 1812-1931, (bulk 1880-1928) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Clive Day papers, 1892-1943 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Tasker Howard Bliss Papers, 1864-1933, (bulk 1917-1930) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf White, Henry, 1850-1927. Henry White papers, 1812-1931 (bulk 1880-1928). Library of Congress
referencedIn O'Shaughnessy family papers, 1899-1937, 1910-1930 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn William Hepburn Buckler papers, 1907-1937 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf White, Henry, 1850-1927. Henry White miscellaneous papers, 1919. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Watts" to "Willamov". Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Piatt, John James, 1835-1917. Papers of John James Piatt [manuscript], 1871-1899. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Richard Olney Papers, 1830-1928, (bulk 1893-1917) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Lane, Arthur Bliss, 1894-1956. Arthur Bliss Lane papers, 1904-1957 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf White, Henry, 1850-1927. Henry White papers, 1876-1925. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922. Papers of Bryce-White, 1906-1920. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Family papers, 1853-1954. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Literary Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.). Records of the Literary Society of Washington, Washington, D.C., 1873-1987. Library of Congress
referencedIn Vance Criswell McCormick papers, 1907-1946 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914. Papers, 1826-1941 Houghton Library
referencedIn Theodore Roosevelt Collection: Books, pamphlets, periodicals, 18-- - <ongoing> Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Henry White miscellaneous papers, 1919 Hoover Institution Archives
referencedIn Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919. Papers of Andrew Carnegie, 1803-1935 (bulk 1890-1919). Library of Congress
referencedIn Letters to Ellen Maud Tilton Atherton from various correspondents, 1888-1940. Houghton Library
referencedIn McCormick, Vance Criswell, 1872-1946. Vance Criswell McCormick papers, 1907-1946 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Richard Olney Papers, 1830-1928, (bulk 1893-1917) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923. Papers, 1762-1927 (bulk 1872-1921) Houghton Library
referencedIn Choate, Joseph Hodges, 1832-1917. Joseph Hodges Choate papers, 1745-1929 (bulk 1852-1917). Library of Congress
referencedIn Andrew Carnegie Papers, 1803-1935, (bulk 1890-1919) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn John Jay Chapman papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library
referencedIn Gray, John Chipman, 1839-1915. Correspondence, 1800-1932 Houghton Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
correspondedWith Atherton, Ellen Maud Tilton, 1872-1965 person
correspondedWith Baker, Ray Stannard, 1870-1946 person
associatedWith Baldwin, William Wilberforce, person
correspondedWith Baruch, Bernard M. (Bernard Mannes), 1870-1965 person
correspondedWith Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis), 1828-1898. person
associatedWith Bliss Lane, Arthur, Mrs., person
correspondedWith Bliss, Tasker Howard, 1853-1930. person
associatedWith Buckler, W. H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952. person
correspondedWith Bullitt, William C. (William Christian), 1891-1967 person
associatedWith Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919. person
correspondedWith Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933 person
associatedWith Choate, Joseph Hodges, 1832-1917. person
correspondedWith Cole, Corinne Robinson Alsop, 1886-1971 person
associatedWith Commissioners Plenipotentiary. corporateBody
associatedWith Day, Clive, 1871-1951. person
correspondedWith Dulles, Allen, 1893-1969 person
correspondedWith Dulles, John Foster, 1888-1959 person
associatedWith Gray, John Chipman, 1839-1915 person
associatedWith Hawks, Stanley, Mrs., person
associatedWith Hay, John, 1838-1905. person
correspondedWith Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966 person
correspondedWith Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 person
associatedWith James, Henry, 1843-1916. person
associatedWith Lane, Arthur Bliss, 1894-1956. person
correspondedWith Lansing, Robert, 1864-1928 person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
correspondedWith Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926 person
associatedWith Literary Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924. person
associatedWith Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891. person
associatedWith McCormick, Vance Criswell, 1872-1946. person
associatedWith McCullough, Hall Park, 1872-1966. person
associatedWith Mezes, Sidney Edward, 1863-1931. person
correspondedWith Olney, Richard, 1835-1917. person
associatedWith O'Shaughnessy family family
associatedWith O'Shaughnessy family. family
associatedWith Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918 person
associatedWith Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920) corporateBody
associatedWith Piatt, John James, 1835-1917. person
correspondedWith Polk, Frank L. (Frank Lyon), 1871-1943 person
correspondedWith Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914 person
correspondedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 person
associatedWith Root, Elihu, 1845-1937. person
associatedWith Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958. person
correspondedWith Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923 person
associatedWith United States. American Commission to Negotiate Peace. corporateBody
associatedWith White family. family
associatedWith White family. family
associatedWith White, Margaret S. R. person
correspondedWith White, Margaret Stuyvesant Rutherford, 1857-1916 person
correspondedWith Wilson, Edith Bolling Galt, 1872-1961 person
associatedWith Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Italy
Italy
England
United States
Europe
France
Austria
United States
France
Great Britain
Argentina
France
Argentina
Austria
Italy
Europe
Great Britain
Subject
Diplomatic and consular service, American--Great Britain
Diplomatic and consular service, American--France
World War, 1914-1918--Peace
Diplomatic and consular service, American--Austria
Diplomatic and consular service, American--Italy
Women--Diaries
Authors, American
Diplomatic and consular service, American
Diplomatic and consular service, American--Argentina
World War, 1914-1918--United States
World War, 1914-1918
Occupation
Diplomats
Function

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Birth 1850-03-29

Death 1927-07-15

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