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Diplomatic and consular service, American -- Japan

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Henry B. Miller papers

Identifier: A 269

Henry B. Miller was part owner of the vast Miller and Lux Cattle Co, and he may have served in the military or in the Foreign Service during the late 1800s and early 1900s. The collection (1898-1908) consists of correspondence, consular letters and reports regarding Russia and China, and photographs.

Dates: 1898-1908

Thomas McFadden and Hal D. Patton diaries

 Collection — Multiple collection box [A 094] 1: [Barcode: ALMA209712]
Identifier: A 094

Thomas McFadden Patton was born in Ohio and came to Oregon in 1851, where he became an attorney and minor political figure. In 1884, he was appointed U. S. consul to Japan. The diaries describe his trip to Japan; two volumes are by T. M. Patton, the third by his son, Hal D., then age 14, who was with him.

Dates: 1884-1889