Handwritten caption: Mr. John F. Stevens. Head of the Russian Railway Service Corps. Former head of the Panama Canal. The R.R.S. is made up of American railway men who are still paid but of a fund loaned by the U.S. to the Karensky [?] & retained in the U.S. They have been waiting over a year to help in the handling of the Trans-Siberian [but?] up to date has been able to do little.