Assistant librarian United States Senate, August 7, 1893-April 13, 1913, compiler of numerous government publications in Senate Library. Elected secretary United States Senate, April 13, 1913. Deputy commissioner Internal Revenue Bureau, United States Treasury Department, July 19, 1919-February 28, 1921.
Connected with law office of Lawrence A. Baker, Washington, District of Columbia, February 28, 1921-October 15, 1931. American minister to Siam, by appointment of President Roosevelt, September 7, 1933. Owing to ill health resigned, March 17, 1937.
Born August 18, 1861