Biography and History

Hugh Lennox Scott military member of the Special Diplomatic Commission headed by Elihu Root, which was sent to Russia by Woodrow Wilson in 1917 to encourage the Russian people to continue participation in World War I and to assure them of American aid.

Source: From the finding aid for MC119

  • Hugh Lenox Scott Papers. 1898-1923 (inclusive).

    Call Number: MC119

    Consists of papers of Scott relating primarily to his mission as a military member of the Special Diplomatic Commission headed by Elihu Root, which was sent to Russia by Woodrow Wilson in 1917.