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Secretary of State Hull's transmission of UK Ambassador Kerr's thanks to the US Antarctic Service for aiding the Pitcairn Islanders

Citation: Hull, Cordell (1939) Secretary of State Hull's transmission of UK Ambassador Kerr's thanks to the US Antarctic Service for aiding the Pitcairn Islanders. No Publisher, usdc. (Unpublished)

Details Secretary of State Hull's transmission of UK Ambassador Kerr's appreciation to US Admiral Byrd and the US Antarctic Service for aiding the inhabitants of Pitcairn Island. It also notes that Admiral Byrd left the Islanders flour, sugar potatoes, matches, lard and gasoline.

Additional Information: Creators: Cordell Hull (US Secretary of State); Recipients: Philip Henry Kerr (UK Ambassador to US); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Hull, Cordell and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Despatch, United of States of America, United Kingdom, Polynesia,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 28 December 1939 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3420 - Pitcairn Island; Project Record ID: A00001314;

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