Home Search The American Presidency Project
John Woolley and Gerhard Peters Home Data Documents Elections Media Links
 
• Public Papers of the Presidents
• State of the Union
Addresses & Messages
• Inaugural Addresses
• Weekly Addresses
• Fireside Chats
• News Conferences
• Executive Orders
• Proclamations
• Signing Statements
• Press Briefings
• Statements of
 Administration Policy
• Economic Report of the President
• Debates
• Convention Speeches
• Party Platforms
• 2012 Election Documents
• 2008 Election Documents
• 2004 Election Documents
• 1960 Election Documents
• 2009 Transition
• 2001 Transition
Data Index
Audio/Video Index
Election Index
Florida 2000
Presidential Libraries
View Public Papers by Month and Year

INCLUDE documents from the Office of the Press Secretary
INCLUDE election campaign documents
Search the Entire Document Archive
Enter keyword: 


AND OR NOT
Limit by Year

From:
To    :

Limit results per page

INCLUDE documents from the Office of the Press Secretary

INCLUDE election campaign documents

Instructions
You can search the Public Papers in two ways:

1. Search by Keyword and Year
You can search by keyword and choose the range of years within your search by filling out the boxes under Search the Public Papers.

2. View by Month and/or Year
Select the month and/or year you would like information about and press View Public Papers. Then choose a Public Paper and the page will load for you.

Search Engine provided by the Harry S. Truman Library. Our thanks to
Jim Borwick and Dr. Rafee Che Kassim at Project Whistlestop for critical assistance in the implementation of the search function, and to Scott Roley at the Truman Library for facilitating this collaboration.
 
Jimmy Carter: United States Ambassador to Mauritius Nomination of Robert C. F. Gordon.
Jimmy
Jimmy Carter
United States Ambassador to Mauritius Nomination of Robert C. F. Gordon.
February 21, 1980
Public Papers of the Presidents
Jimmy Carter<br>1980-81: Book I
Jimmy Carter
1980-81: Book I
Font Size:
Print
 Report Typo
The American Presidency Project

Promote Your Page Too

The President today announced that he will nominate Robert C. F. Gordon, of Berkeley, Calif., to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Mauritius. He would replace Samuel Gammon, resigned. Gordon bas been coordinator for the handicapped at the State Department since 1978.

He was born March 19, 1920, in Berkeley, Calif. He received a B.A. (1941) and an M.A. (1949) from the University of California at Berkeley.

From 1941 to 1946, Gordon was with Bethlehem Steel Corp., and from 1946 to 1948, he was with Tri-Metals Corp. He joined the Foreign Service in 1950 and served as a foreign affairs analyst at the State Department and then as a political officer in Baghdad and Khartoum.

From 1961 to 1963, he was a personnel officer at the State Department, and from 1963 to 1964, he attended the National War College. From 1964 to 1965, he was Deputy Chief of Mission in Dar es Salaam.

From 1965 to 1970, Gordon was counselor for political-military affairs in Rome. He was special assistant for welfare and grievances at the State Department from 1970 to 1972. From 1972 to 1978, he was consul general in Florence.



Citation: Jimmy Carter: "United States Ambassador to Mauritius Nomination of Robert C. F. Gordon. ," February 21, 1980. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=32965.
Home         
© 1999-2015 - Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley - The American Presidency Project
Locations of visitors to this page