The Commission to Negotiate Peace to the Acting Secretary of State
[Received May 7, 9.40 p.m.]
2031. Your 1880, May 6th, midnight. Have to-day telegraphed American Consul, Helsingfors, quoting portions of American Mission’s number 1992, of May 5th, 8 p.m., and-instructing him to inform the Finnish Government of the recognition of Finland. Lansing.