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Report of a conversation with the US Ambassador

Citation: Coote, Edward Osborne (1941) Report of a conversation with the US Ambassador. No Publisher, uk. (Unpublished)

Problems with American press travelling to Iceland, which might provide a source of embarrassment to the State Department if reports were to be leaked of troop numbers etc. Coote reminds the ambassador that the press are already upset as regards access.

Additional Information: Department: UK; Creators: Edward Osborne Coote (Northern Department, UK Foreign Office); Recipients: Edward Frederick Lindley Wood (UK Ambassador to the US); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Coote, Edward Osborne and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Despatch, United Kingdom, United of States of America, Iceland,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 9 July 1941 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3430 - Iceland arrival of United States troops 1941; Project Record ID: A00001851;

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