At head of title: The Department of state.
|Statement||by the Honorable R. Walton Moore, assistant secretary of state, before the Institute of public affairs, University of Virginia, Charlottesvile, July 4, 1934.|
|Series||[U.S.] Dept. of state. [Publication, no. 619]|
|LC Classifications||E422 .M83|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 p. leaf, 20 p.|
|Number of Pages||20|
|LC Control Number||34026954|
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