Horace Lee Washington Edit Profile
Educated private schools Washington, Boston and Providence. Read law, University of Virginia, and University of Geneva, Switzerland. Admitted to bar, 1887.
Confidential clerk to 3d assistant secretary of state, 1892-1894. Vice and deputy consul-general at Cairo, Egypt, 1894-1896. Consul at Alexandretta, Syria, 1896-1899, at Valencia, Spain, 1899-1900, at Geneva, 1901-1905.
Consul-general at Capetown, Cape of Good Hope, 1905-1906. Consul-general at large, inspector European district, 1906. Consul-general at Marseilles, France, 1908-1909.
Consul at Liverpool, England, 1909-1923, consul-general, 1923-1924- appointed foreign service officer July 1, 1924, assigned to London, August 6, 1924.
Member Loyal Legion. Fellow Royal Geography Society. Clubs: Metropolitan (Washington).
Married Geneva, Switzerland, Helen Stuart Williams, September 22, 1897.