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At a Glance
Three letters written in 1947-1948 by Washburn. These letters concern the Root diplomatic mission to Russia in 1917, to which Washburn was attached as military aide. He discusses in particular detail a conversation he had with General Alekseĭ Brusilov during the Root mission. Also included are carbons of three letters from Bergerson, who had requested help from Washburn while doing research on the Root mission.
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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Letters Accessioned 07/--/80.
Letters Processed 07/--/80.
2020-05-19 PDF removed. jg
History / Biographical Note
Leading war correspondent who reported extensively from the Russian front during World War I.