Difference between revisions of "The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page"

From World War I Document Archive
Jump to: navigation, search
m
 
(31 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
<TITLE>Burton J. Hendrick. The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page. 1922. Table of Contents.</TITLE>
+
<p align="right">
</HEAD>
+
[[Main Page | WWI Document Archive]] > [[Diaries, Memorials, Personal Reminiscences]] > '''Walter H. Page'''
<BODY BGCOLOR="#ffffff">
+
</p><hr>
  
<P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT COLOR="#0000ff" SIZE="+3" FACE="Times">THE<BR>
+
 
 +
<CENTER><FONT COLOR="#0000ff" SIZE="+3" FACE="Times">THE<BR>
 
LIFE AND LETTERS OF<BR>
 
LIFE AND LETTERS OF<BR>
WALTER H. PAGE</FONT>
+
WALTER H. PAGE</FONT></center>
  
<P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT COLOR="#0000ff" SIZE="+2">BY</FONT>
 
  
<P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT COLOR="#0000ff" SIZE="+2">BURTON J. HENDRICK</FONT>
+
<CENTER><FONT COLOR="#0000ff" SIZE="+2">BY</FONT></center>
  
<P ALIGN=CENTER>GARDEN CITY. NEW YORK<BR>
 
DOUBLEDAY, PAGE &amp; COMPANY
 
  
<P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1">1923</FONT>
+
<CENTER><FONT COLOR="#0000ff" SIZE="+2">BURTON J. HENDRICK</FONT></center>
  
<br><br>.
 
  
 +
<CENTER>GARDEN CITY. NEW YORK<BR>
 +
DOUBLEDAY, PAGE &amp; COMPANY</center>
 +
 +
<CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1">1923</FONT></center>
 
<BLOCKQUOTE>
 
<BLOCKQUOTE>
 
   <br><br><B><FONT SIZE="+1">PREFATORY NOTE</FONT></B>
 
   <br><br><B><FONT SIZE="+1">PREFATORY NOTE</FONT></B>
Line 38: Line 39:
 
   <br><br>B. J. H.</BLOCKQUOTE>
 
   <br><br>B. J. H.</BLOCKQUOTE>
  
<br><br>.
+
<CENTER><FONT SIZE="+2">CONTENTS</FONT></center>
  
<P ALIGN=CENTER><A NAME="TC"></A><FONT SIZE="+2">CONTENTS</FONT>
+
<br><CENTER><b>VOLUME I</b></CENTER>  
  
<br><br><CENTER><TABLE BORDER="0" CELLSPACING="1" CELLPADDING="5"
+
<center>
WIDTH="423">
+
{| width="88%" cellpadding="3" bgcolor="#b3c9ce"
  <TR>
+
|+ align="top" |<br />
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >&nbsp;</TD>
+
|-
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT COLOR="#ffffff" SIZE="+1"
+
| width="45%" | [[I A RECONSTRUCTION BOYHOOD]]
      FACE="Times">...........................</FONT><FONT SIZE="+1"
+
| width="45%" | [[VIII HONOUR AND DISHONOUR IN PANAMA]]
      FACE="Times">VOLUME I</FONT></TD>  
+
|-
  </TR>
+
| width="45%" | [[II JOURNALISM]]
  <TR>
+
| width="45%" | [[IX AMERICA TRIES TO PREVENT THE EUROPEAN WAR]]
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
|-
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page01.htm">I</A></FONT></TD>
+
| width="45%" | [[III &quot;THE FORGOTTEN MAN&quot;]]
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">A RECONSTRUCTION
+
| width="45%" | [[X THE GRAND SMASH]]
      BOYHOOD</FONT></TD>
+
|-
  </TR>
+
| width="45%" | [[IV THE WILSONIAN ERA BEGINS]]
  <TR>
+
| width="45%" | [[XI ENGLAND UNDER THE STRESS OF WAR]]
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
|-
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page01.htm#ch2">II</A></FONT></TD>
+
| width="45%" | [[V ENGLAND BEFORE THE WAR]]
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">JOURNALISM</FONT></TD>
+
| width="45%" | [[XII &quot;WAGING NEUTRALITY&quot;]]
  </TR>
+
|-
  <TR>
+
| width="45%" | [[VI &quot;POLICY&quot; AND &quot;PRINCIPLE&quot; IN MEXICO]]
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
| width="45%" | [[XIII GERMANY'S FIRST PEACE DRIVES]]
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page02.htm">III</A></FONT></TD>
+
|-
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">&quot;THE
+
| width="45%" | [[VII PERSONALITIES OF THE MEXICAN PROBLEM]]
      FORGOTTEN MAN&quot;</FONT></TD>
+
| width="45%" |
  </TR>
+
|-
  <TR>
+
|}
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
</center>
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page02.htm#ch4">IV</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">THE
+
      WILSONIAN ERA BEGINS</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page03.htm">V</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">ENGLAND
+
      BEFORE THE WAR</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page04.htm">VI</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">&quot;POLICY&quot;
+
      AND &quot;PRINCIPLE&quot; IN MEXICO</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page04.htm#ch7">VII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">PERSONALITIES
+
      OF THE MEXICAN PROBLEM</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page05.htm">VIII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">HONOUR
+
      AND DISHONOUR IN PANAMA</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page05.htm#ch9">IX</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">AMERICA
+
      TRIES TO PREVENT THE EUROPEAN WAR</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page06.htm">X</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">THE
+
      GRAND SMASH</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page06.htm#ch11">XI</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">ENGLAND
+
      UNDER THE STRESS OF WAR</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page07.htm">XII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">&quot;WAGING
+
      NEUTRALITY&quot;.</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page08.htm">XIII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">GERMANY'S
+
      FIRST PEACE DRIVES.</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >&nbsp;</TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT COLOR="#ffffff" SIZE="+1"
+
      FACE="Times">...........................</FONT><FONT SIZE="+1"
+
      FACE="Times">VOLUME II</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page09.htm">XIV</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">THE
+
      &quot;LUSITANIA&quot; AND AFTER</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page10.htm">XV</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">THE
+
      AMBASSADOR AND THE LAWYERS</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page10.htm#ch16">XVI</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">DARK
+
      DAYS FOR THE ALLIES</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page11.htm">XVII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">CHRISTMAS
+
      IN ENGLAND, 1915</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page11.htm#ch18">XVIII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">A PERPLEXED
+
      AMBASSADOR</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page12.htm">XIX</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">WASHINGTON
+
      IN THE SUMMER OF 1916</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page13.htm">XX</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">&quot;PEACE
+
      WITHOUT VICTORY&quot;</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page13.htm#ch21">XXI</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">THE
+
      UNITED STATES AT WAR</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page14.htm">XXII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">THE
+
      BALFOUR MISSION TO THE UNITED STATES</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page15.htm">XXIII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">PAGE---THE
+
      MAN</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page15.htm#ch24">XXIV</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">A RESPITE
+
      AT ST. IVES</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page16.htm">XXV</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">GETTING
+
      THE AMERICAN TROOPS TO FRANCE</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page16.htm#ch26">XXVI</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">LAST
+
      DAYS IN ENGLAND</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" >
+
      <P ALIGN=CENTER><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><A HREF="Page17.htm">XXVII</A></FONT></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">THE
+
      END</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
  <TR>
+
    <TD WIDTH="13%" ><A HREF="Page17.htm#app">&nbsp;APP</A></TD>
+
    <TD WIDTH="87%" ><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times">APPENDIX</FONT></TD>
+
  </TR>
+
</TABLE></CENTER>
+
  
<P ALIGN=CENTER><A HREF="Pagepix.htm"><FONT SIZE="+2">LIST OF
+
<br><CENTER><b>VOLUME II</b></CENTER>  
ILLUSTRATIONS</FONT></A><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><HR></FONT>
+
  
<BLOCKQUOTE>
+
<center>
  <br><br><FONT SIZE="+1" FACE="Times"><IMG SRC="thumbnails/2b.gif"
+
{| width="88%" cellpadding="3" bgcolor="#b3c9ce"
  WIDTH="25" HEIGHT="24" ALIGN="MIDDLE" BORDER="0" ><A
+
|+ align="top" |<br />
  HREF="Page01.htm">Chapter One</A></FONT>
+
|-
</BLOCKQUOTE>
+
| width="45%" | [[XIV THE &quot;LUSITANIA&quot; AND AFTER]]
 +
| width="45%" | [[XXI THE UNITED STATES AT WAR]]
 +
|-
 +
| width="45%" | [[XV THE AMBASSADOR AND THE LAWYERS]]
 +
| width="45%" | [[XXII THE BALFOUR MISSION TO THE UNITED STATES]]
 +
|-
 +
| width="45%" | [[XVI DARK DAYS FOR THE ALLIES]]
 +
| width="45%" | [[XXIII PAGE---THE MAN]]
 +
|-
 +
| width="45%" | [[XVII CHRISTMAS IN ENGLAND, 1915]]
 +
| width="45%" | [[XXIV A RESPITE AT ST. IVES]]
 +
|-
 +
| width="45%" | [[XVIII A PERPLEXED AMBASSADOR]]
 +
| width="45%" | [[XXV GETTING THE AMERICAN TROOPS TO FRANCE]]
 +
|-
 +
| width="45%" | [[XIX WASHINGTON IN THE SUMMER OF 1916]]
 +
| width="45%" | [[XXVI LAST DAYS IN ENGLAND]]
 +
|-
 +
| width="45%" | [[XX &quot;PEACE WITHOUT VICTORY&quot;]]
 +
| width="45%" | [[XXVII THE END ]]
 +
|-
 +
|} 
 +
</center>
 +
 
 +
 
 +
<center>
 +
[[WALTER H. PAGE APPENDIX]]
 +
</CENTER>
 +
 
 +
 
 +
<CENTER>
 +
[[LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS]]
 +
</center>
 +
 
 +
 
 +
<hr>
 +
<p align="right">
 +
[[Main Page | WWI Document Archive]] > [[Diaries, Memorials, Personal Reminiscences]] > '''Walter H. Page'''
 +
</p><hr>

Latest revision as of 01:24, 17 January 2009

WWI Document Archive > Diaries, Memorials, Personal Reminiscences > Walter H. Page



THE

LIFE AND LETTERS OF

WALTER H. PAGE


BY


BURTON J. HENDRICK


GARDEN CITY. NEW YORK
DOUBLEDAY, PAGE & COMPANY
1923



PREFATORY NOTE

Among the many who have assisted in the preparation of this Biography especial acknowledgment is made to Irwin Laughlin, First Secretary and Counsellor of the London Embassy under Mr. Page. Mr. Page's papers show the high regard which he entertained for Mr. Laughlin's abilities and character, and the author similarly has found Mr. Laughlin's assistance indispensable. Mr. Laughlin has had the goodness to read the manuscript and make numerous suggestions, all for the purpose of reenforcing the accuracy of the narrative. The author gratefully remembers many long conversations with Viscount Grey of Fallodon, in which Anglo-American relations from 1913 to 1916 were exhaustively canvassed and many side-lights thrown upon Mr. Page's conduct of his difficult and delicate duties. The British Foreign Office most courteously gave the writer permission to examine a large number of documents in its archives bearing upon Mr. Page's ambassadorship and consented to the publication of several of the most important.



B. J. H.
CONTENTS

VOLUME I

I A RECONSTRUCTION BOYHOOD VIII HONOUR AND DISHONOUR IN PANAMA
II JOURNALISM IX AMERICA TRIES TO PREVENT THE EUROPEAN WAR
III "THE FORGOTTEN MAN" X THE GRAND SMASH
IV THE WILSONIAN ERA BEGINS XI ENGLAND UNDER THE STRESS OF WAR
V ENGLAND BEFORE THE WAR XII "WAGING NEUTRALITY"
VI "POLICY" AND "PRINCIPLE" IN MEXICO XIII GERMANY'S FIRST PEACE DRIVES
VII PERSONALITIES OF THE MEXICAN PROBLEM

VOLUME II

XIV THE "LUSITANIA" AND AFTER XXI THE UNITED STATES AT WAR
XV THE AMBASSADOR AND THE LAWYERS XXII THE BALFOUR MISSION TO THE UNITED STATES
XVI DARK DAYS FOR THE ALLIES XXIII PAGE---THE MAN
XVII CHRISTMAS IN ENGLAND, 1915 XXIV A RESPITE AT ST. IVES
XVIII A PERPLEXED AMBASSADOR XXV GETTING THE AMERICAN TROOPS TO FRANCE
XIX WASHINGTON IN THE SUMMER OF 1916 XXVI LAST DAYS IN ENGLAND
XX "PEACE WITHOUT VICTORY" XXVII THE END


WALTER H. PAGE APPENDIX


LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS



WWI Document Archive > Diaries, Memorials, Personal Reminiscences > Walter H. Page