Photograph of Congressman Harley O. Staggers and Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

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During the late fall of 1965, Congressman Harley O. Staggers, Sr. met with Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. at the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, Vietnam. The meeting was part of Congressman Staggers' fact-finding trip in advance of his appointment to the Chairmanship of the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Congressman Staggers also met with two West Virginian soldiers who were being treated in a hospital in Saigon during his visit.

Citation

Harley O. Staggers, Sr. "Photograph of Congressman Harley O. Staggers and Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.." Harley O. Staggers, Sr. Congressional Papers. Accessed 21 September 2018. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/items/show/331.

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Title

Photograph of Congressman Harley O. Staggers and Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

Subject

United States--Foreign relations--Vietnam
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Lodge, Henry Cabot, -- Jr., -- 1902-1985
Staggers, Harley O.

Description

During the late fall of 1965, Congressman Harley O. Staggers, Sr. met with Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. at the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, Vietnam. The meeting was part of Congressman Staggers' fact-finding trip in advance of his appointment to the Chairmanship of the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Congressman Staggers also met with two West Virginian soldiers who were being treated in a hospital in Saigon during his visit.

Creator

Harley O. Staggers, Sr.

Source

Harley O. Staggers, Sr. Congressional Papers

Publisher

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

1965-11-16

Contributor

Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies

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Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

Photograph

Identifier

bcls_0025.jpg

Coverage

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam