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    Joseph Hodges Choate Autograph Letter Signed "Joseph H. Choate" as U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom. Four page, 5" x 7", London, January 1, 1904, to Mrs. Charles Stirling. In this letter Choate sends Mrs. Stirling information about three American diplomats for a book she has in progress. Choate was a distinguished American lawyer involved with many landmark cases including the Standard Oil Antitrust case, Tilden will case, and acted as prosecution in the Tweed Ring. He served as U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom from 1899-1905 and was head of the U.S. delegation to the Second International Please Conference at The Hague in 1907. A fine, bright and legible letter.

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