“I am not leaving” Ambassador Myron Herrick, US Embassy France, and the American War Relief Work in France, 1914-18

Introduction : Philip FRAYNE, Minister-Counselor for Public Affairs

Views from the Embassy: The role of the U.S. diplomatic community, 1914:  Dr. Lindsay Sarah KRASNOFF, historian, Office of the Historian, U.S. Department of State.

The House/Wilson Peace Mission of 1914: a failed rival fantasy for European conflict resolution: Dr. Mark David MEIGS, Professeur Histoire et Civilisation des États-Unis, Université de Paris-Diderot

Americans overseas and the outbreak of war: Dr. Nancy L. GREEN, Directrice des études EHESS

Moderator: Amiral Jean BÉTERMIER, President of the Defense committee, France-Amériques