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Letter advocating a meeting between the US President and the British Prime Minister to galvanise Anglo-American co-operation, January 7 1940

Eliot deals with the effects of such a meeting upon British and American public opinion, the psychological impact that such a meeting would have upon the Axis powers, the persuasive effect that such a relationship would have upon hitherto unaligned nations as well as problems of logistics. Eliot's favoured location for the meeting is Rekjavik.
Item Type: Formal letter
Date: 7 January 1940
Title of document: Letter advocating a meeting between the US President and the British Prime Minister to galvanise Anglo-American co-operation
Authors or Creators: Eliot, George Fielding (Author and commentator)
Recipients: Childs, S. L. (Counselor of UK Embassy to US)
Places: Europe > Northern Europe > United Kingdom
The Americas > North America > United of States of America
Europe > Western Europe > Germany
Europe > Western Europe > France
Europe > Eastern Europe > Soviet Union
Europe > Northern Europe > Iceland
Reference: FO 115/ 3427 - Prime Minister's meeting with the President 1941
URI: http://archive.atlantic-archive.org/id/eprint/1189
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