Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1902. First Edition. Wraps. Octavo; pp; 24; original printed paper wrappers;. Very good. Item #18274
TR lauds Gen. Wright for his service as Vice-Governor & Governor General of the Philippines. In this speech TR does address some of the controversy regarding military excesses against the rebel Filipinos; Luke Edward Wright (August 29, 1846 – November 17, 1922) was a United States political figure. He served as Governor-General of the Philippines between 1904 and 1906 and also as Secretary of War from 1908 to 1909. As of catalogue date 4/23/17 there were not any original copies of this speech available on the cyber-databases, only print-on-demand travesties.