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Congressional Joint Resolution amending Section 4 of the 1939 Neutrality Act

Citation: Kerr, Philip Henry (1940) Congressional Joint Resolution amending Section 4 of the 1939 Neutrality Act. No Publisher. (Unpublished)

Congressional Joint Resolution amending Section 4 of the 1939 Neutrality Act to enable humanitarian relief to civilian populations without permission from belligerent countries or falling foul of Section 2(a) of the Act. The issue was raised due to the American Red Cross ship McKeesport.

Additional Information: Creators: Philip Henry Kerr (UK Ambassador to US); Recipients: Edward Frederick Lindley Wood (UK Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Kerr, Philip Henry and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Despatch, Norway, Belgium, Poland, France, Germany, Italy, United of States of America, Spain,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 1 July 1940 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3421 - Neutrality U.S. Part I; Project Record ID: A00001460; Related Record IDs: A00001461, A00001462, A00001463, A00001465, A00001467, A00001468, A00001469, A00001470;

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