WWI

U.S. Special Passport Issued to Sheldon Whitehouse (Sr) 1914
Ambassador Sheldon Whitehouse’s 1914 Special Passport
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Sheldon Whitehouse, a career Foreign Service Officer (FSO), served as U.S. Minister to Guatemala (1929-1933) and to Colombia (1933-1934). Prior to these posts, he used this Special Passport to travel to his post at the U.S. Legation for Greece and Montenegro. It was issued on June 30, 1914, just as war was about to break…

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