Edward Patrick Morris

Edward Patrick Morris in Europe Edward Patrick Morris, 1st Baron Morris (1859 – 1935) was a lawyer and Prime Minister of Newfoundland (The Dominion of Newfoundland was a British Dominion from 1907 to 1949). He was born at St. John’s, Newfoundland, May 8 1859, and was educated at St. […]

Hammarskjold, Hjalmar

Hammarskjold, Hjalmar in Europe HAMMARSKJÖLD, HJALMAR (1862-1953), Swedish statesman, was born in 1862, and educated at Upsala University, where he became professor of civil law. He gradually established his reputation as a jurist, and took a prominent part in national politics. In 1901 he […]

Elihu Root

Elihu Root in Europe Introduction to Elihu Root Root, Elihu (1845-1937), American lawyer and political leader, was elected president of the N.Y. State Bar Association in 1910 (year in which won a Nobel prize), and chairman of the board of trustees of the Carnegie Institution of […]