Title: Howard Rex Cottam papers
Date (inclusive): 1935-1980
Collection number: 84028
Cottam, Howard Rex, 1910-1984.
Collection Size: 18 manuscript boxes (7.5 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Speeches and writings, correspondence, memoranda, clippings, and photographs, relating to
agriculture in the United States; American trade and foreign relations with Brazil and
Kuwait; and food aid, agricultural development, and foreign investment in developing
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[Identification of item], Howard Rex Cottam papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1984.
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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
United States. Dept. of State.
Brazil--Foreign relations--United States.
Kuwait--Foreign relations--United States.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Foreign relations--Brazil.
United States--Foreign relations--Kuwait.
|1910, July 27
||Born, St. George, Utah
||A.B., Brigham Young University
|1934, Aug. 30
||Married Katherine Stokes
||Ph.B., University of Wisconsin
||Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
||Agricultural economist, U.S. Department of Agriculture, War Food Administration, New York City
||Agricultural economist, U.S. Embassy, Paris
||Agricultural attache, U.S. Embassy, Rome
||First Secretary and Consul, U.S. Embassy, Rome
||Counselor, U.S. Embassy, Rome
||National War College
||Counselor, U.S. Embassy, The Hague
Deputy director, U.S. Operation Mission, The Netherlands
||Counselor, U.S. Embassy, Rio de Janiero
Director, U.S. Operation Mission, Brazil
||Deputy assistant secretary, Bureau of Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.
||U.S. Ambassador, Kuwait
||North American Representative, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations