Editors. "First Pan-American conference at Washington". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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A Pan-American conference, the long-cherished vision of US Secretary of State James G. Blaine, is held at Washington, bringing together 27 representatives from thirteen countries on the American continent.