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Frank P. Lockhart

Frank P. Lockhart was a newspaper publisher; U.S. Consul General in Hankow (1925-31); Tientsin (1931-35); Shanghai (1940-42).

Background

  • Son of Francis Asbury Lockhart and Lida (Pruitt) Lockhart; married, November 8, 1904, to Ruby Hess.

  • Education

    • Student Grayson College, Whitewright, Texas.

    Career

    • Member Lockhart Brothers, public Pittsburg (Texas) Gazette, since 1900. Private secretary to congressman, 1902-1913, to the United States senator, 1913-1914. Assistant chief, Division of Far Eastern Affairs, 1914-1925, chief of division, 1925.

      Sent on special mission to Far East, by Department of State, 1919. Technical delegate to Conference on Limitation of Armament, Washington, 1921-1922. Detailed to the Special Conference on the Chinese Customs Tariff, at Peking, 1925.

      Consul general Hankow, China, 1925-1931, Tientsin, China, 1931-1935. Counselor of legation, Pieping, China, April-September 1935, counselor of Embassy since September 1935-April 1940. Consul general at Shanghai, 1940-1942.

      Chief, Division of Philippine Affairs, Department of State, 1942. Director American Foreign Service Association Business manager Foreign Service Journal Address: State Department, Washington.

    Connections

    • father: Francis Asbury Lockhart
    • mother: Lida (Pruitt) Lockhart
    • Wife: Ruby Hess
    • Son: Frank P. Jr. Mem. Lockhart
    • Daughter: Maurine
    Frank P. Lockhart
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    Died August 25, 1949
    (aged 68)
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    • 1900
      Pittsburg (Texas) Gazette
    • 1902 - 1913
      private secretary to congressman
    • 1913 - 1914
      private secretary to United States senator
    • 1914 - 1925
      assistant chief, Division of Far Eastern Affairs
    • 1919
      Sent on special mission to Far East, by Deputy of State
    • 1921 - 1922
      technical delegate, Conference on Limitation of Armament, Washington
    • 1925 - 1931
      consul general
      China, Hankow
    • 1925
      chief of division, Division of Far Eastern Affairs
    • 1931 - 1935
      consul general
      China, Tientsin
    • April, 1935 - September, 1935
      counselor of legation
      China, Pieping
    • September, 1935 - April, 1940
      counselor of Embassy
    • 1940 - 1942
      consul general
      Shanghai
    • 1942
      chief, Division of Philippine Affairs, Department of State
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      • the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York
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