Frost, Francis Willoughby, 1876-1935
- Existence: 1876 - 1935
Francis Willoughby Frost (1876-1935) of Chicago, Illinois, was the son of George Henry Frost (1838-1917) and Louisa Hunt Frost (1839-1923). He married Alice Birney Blackwell Frost (1881-1938) in 1907; the couple had two sons, Francis Willoughby Frost (1909-1992) and George Henry Frost (1914-1969).
In 1905, Francis Frost accompanied United States Secretary of War William Howard Taft on a diplomatic mission to Asia. Frost left Taft's party after Beijing, China, and continued to travel for nine months before returning home to New Jersey.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Correspondence, photographs, postcards, scrapbooks, and others papers compiled by Francis Willoughby Frost relating primarily to travel while accompanying United States Secretary of War William Howard Taft on a 1905 diplomatic mission resulting in the Taft-Katsura Agreement. Locations visited include Manila, Philippines, and Tokyo, Japan.