History and Digest of the International Arbitrations to which the United States Has Been a Party, Together with Appendices Containing the Treaties Relating to Such Arbitations, and Historical and Legal Notes... (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1898 - Arbitration (International law).
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Contents

Mixed Commissions under Convention of June 30 inly 12 1X22 vge
2
The Geneva ArbitrationContinued
4
Origin of the Case 1807
5
Controversy with Genet 4409
6
Preliminary Meeting of Commissioners
7
The Alleged Seizure and Detention 1189
8
Mr Fishs Instructions 1702
11
Forms of Certificates 4442
12
Selection of the Third Commissioner
13
Depositions of Indians
20
Chapter XXVI
26
Fulfillment of the Treaty of Peace
27
Declaration
29
Chapter LXIV
37
Meaning of Term Property 4472
38
Chapter II
45
Commissions of Governors of Nova Scotia
51
Agreement of the Commissioners
58
Request for Release 1809
60
Decision of the Commission 27
61
Orders of December 121833 +584
62
Chapter III
65
Instructions of 1751 1998
67
Further Correspondence 1704
68
Commencement of Surveys
74
Change in the Spanish Government 1040
77
Northwesternniost Head of Connecticut River
80
Skipwiths Report 4414
83
Chapter IV
85
The Naturalization Question 1041
87
Convention of Arbitration 1709
88
Case of Cotesworth Powell 2050
90
Design of the Treaty of 1783
91
Decree of January 4 1795 4414
92
Reprisals on American Property 4452
95
Report of Special Committee
97
First Meeting of the Commissioners 1296
99
Northwest Angle of Nova Scotia
101
Term Atlantic Ocean
107
Question of the Highlands
109
American Definitive Statement
113
Fortyfifth Parallel of North Latitude
119
CONTENTS
128
Analysis of Award
136
The Vivanco Insurrection 1593
137
Chilean Statement 1453
138
The Gorostiza Pamphlet 1213
140
Chapter XLIX
142
Appointment of Commissioners 72
147
Mr Websters Plan of Settlement
150
Compensation of Maine and Massachusetts
151
Difference as to the Treaties of 1778 4429
152
Awards Inconclusive as to Private Interests 4506
154
Debate in the Senate 1019
155
Boundary between Canada and New Brunswick
157
Meeting of Commissioners 72
163
The Umpires 1299
165
Provocations 1516
166
Free Navigation of Channels
170
Chapter L
171
Notice of Organization 4566
174
Relative Positions of Commissioners
176
Claim of British Commissioner
182
Meeting of October 9 1473
184
Propositions of Compromise
188
Organization of the Commission 1046
190
Comments on the Settlement
194
Chapter XXXII
195
Grounds of American Territorial Claim
198
Execution of the Convention 4432
200
Ukase of 1821
204
Convention of October 14 1832 4575
205
Fiftyfour Forty or Fight
210
Reference to the Court of Claims 1102
211
Discussion of Stipulations
212
Provisions for Arbitration 1551
215
British Proposal for Marking Boundary
216
American Commissioners Views
220
British Commissioners Special Instructions
222
Summary of Arguments 1606
227
British Agent
228
Other Boundaries
235
Chapter LXVI
237
Procedure 2133
240
Connsel
241
Views of Judges Scarburgh and Gilchrist 1108
243
Retrocession of Louisiana to France 4433
244
East and West Florida Claims 4519
246
Argument of Companys Counsel 216
248
Duration of Companys Rights
252
Statement of Claim 1813
253
Negotiation of a Convention 1216
254
Claims Included 4591
256
Possessory Rights
260
An Erroneous Assumption 4455
261
United States Commissioners Opinion
266
Berlin Decree 4479
267
Convention of April 11 1839 1218
270
Chapter XXIV
271
Provisions of Treaty of Peace
272
Gallatins Negotiations 4456
274
Commi88ioiier8 Opinion on La Abra Claim 1327
277
American Commissioners
278
Choice of a Secretary 72
279
Question as to Finality of Awards
280
Organization of the Commission 1711
281
French Counter Claims 4457
282
Practical Difficulties
286
Delays in the Exchange of Ratilications 4592
287
Final Meeting and Rupture
292
Mr Evartss Report 1331
296
Convention of January 8 1802
298
Defects in Jurisdiction 1647
303
Order in Council November 6 1793
304
Case of the Esther 4595
306
Prospective Operation
310
Cases Included
316
The Pious Fund 1348
317
Choice of Fifth Commissioner
320
Portugal and the United States February 26 1851 4791
321
Power of Arbitrators to Determine Questions as to their
324
Loughboroughs Opinion
326
Suspension of Diplomatic Relations 4493
328
The Conjectural Note 4436
329
Question as to Exhausting Judicial Remedies
332
Appointment of Umpire 1224
336
Resumption in 1802
339
The Montano Claim 1649
346
Immunities of Commissioners
347
Chapter XXII
350
Revolt of Spanish Colonies in America 4494
358
Mixed Commissions under Convention of June 30 July 12 1822
363
Proceedings and Pleadings I83
369
Rules of Procedure 4437
371
Claims for Slaves 685
377
Rejection of Compromise 221
379
Opinion of Mr Johnson 1502
380
Page
382
Statement of Facts 1814
389
Chapter XII
391
Case of the Masonic 1055
392
Commissioners Report 1555
394
Declination of Mr Van Bnren
397
Pecuniary Results of the Commission 1319
400
Private Counsel
404
Conclusion of the Convention 1133
405
Legislation 4609
409
Seizure of the Masonic 1055
413
Reports to the Umpire 1230
414
Payment of Commissions Expenses 41
416
Convention of 1857 1361
417
Miscellaneous Provisions 1135
420
Arrest and Imprisonment 1815
421
Terms of Settlement 4581
424
Chapter XIII
426
Hearings 1716
430
Views of United States Commissioner and Surveyor
433
Proceedings of Commission 1000
438
Duties of the Commissioners
439
Wreck of the Canada 1733
440
Appendix III
442
Results of Commission 104
444
Records of the Commission 1557
445
Text of the Umpires Award 419
459
Questions to be Arbitrated I819
468
The Buctouche
471
Declarations of the Commissioners 173
473
The River Merrimack
474
The River Seekonk or Providence
475
Oath of the Umpire
476
Rivers Coeagne Shediac and St John
477
The Rivers Saco Kennebeck Penobscot Union and Machias in the State of Maine
478
The Rivers Salmon Shubenacadie Avon and Cornwall is in the Province of Nova Scotia
479
The River Liverpool in the Province of Nova Scotia
480
The River Pictou in the Province of Nova Scotia
481
The Iaweatuck River the Boundary between the States of Connecticut and Rhode Island
482
The Rivers Vernon Orwell Seal Cardigan Fortune Souris Tryon Winter Hunter Stanley Ellis Pierre Jacques Percival Enmore and Haldiman in Prince ...
483
The Murray River in 1rince Edward Island
484
The Foxley River in Prince Edward Island
485
The River Des Habitans in the Island of Cape Rretou Province of Nova Scotia
486
The River Hudson in the State of New York United States
487
Tho Rivers Saint John and Minganm on the North Coast of the Gulf of Saint Lawrence and tho River Jupiter in the Island of Anticosti Province of Ca...
488
The River Fox in the Island of Anticosti Province of Canada
489
The Rivers Grand Honaventure and Grand Casca Pediac Province of Canada and River Caraquette Province of New Brunswick
490
The Rivers Susquehanna North East Elk and Sassafras
491
Chester River 192
492
Patuxent River
493
Chapter XX
495
Feeling in England
497
Baron Roennes Reports 1238
498
The Belligerency Question 1558
499
Objections to Claims Convention
503
Chapter XXXIV
507
Mr Sumners Speech
509
Case of the Colonel Lloyd Aspinwall 1007
512
Organization of the Commission 1616
517
Motleys Interview with Lord Clarendon
519
Diplomatic Protests 1056
524
Mr Sumners Memorandum
525
Order of Release 1009
527
Lord Granvilles Response
531
The Joint High Commission
537
Agreement as to the Alabama Claims
543
Administrative and Judicial Proceedings 1057
544
Secretaries and Agents 1617
545
Provisions as to Alabama Claims
547
Final Report 1619
552
Other Subjects Included
553
Opening of the Arbitration
559
Chapter XXI
560
Liability of Belligerents 1243
562
The Van Ness Convention 4533
563
Trent Case
565
The Three Rules
572
Agreement of Arbitration 1735
576
Position of Spain 4534
577
The Rappahannock
578
Hospitalities to the Confederates
582
Case of the Alexandra
586
Award 1742
589
Hostilities at Fayal 1071
591
The British Case
593
Agreement ok Feisruary 12 1871 1019
595
International Rights ami Duties
598
Cessation of Functions of French Commissioner 1138
601
The Spanish Volunteers 1020
602
Mutual Renunciations of Claims 4498
603
Contraband and Blockade Banning
604
The Florida Alabama Georgia and Shenandoah
610
Withdrawal of Claims 1141
611
Limits of Neutral Duty
616
Hospitalities to Confederates
622
Chapter LXVII
623
Statements of American Commissioners
628
Terms of the Submission 1749
631
Draft of Articles
634
Demands for Redress 1032
638
Lord Tenterdens Suggestion
641
Various Demands of the Company 1507
643
Announcement by Mr Staempili
648
Question of Military Justification 1434
649
Organization of Tribunal
654
Message of December 7 1835 4466
658
Sir Alexander Cockburns Dissent
660
Payment of the Award
666
The Second Court
666
Rule of Decision 1750
670
The Three Rules and the Award
671
Opening of the Felletier Case 1751
677
An Incident of the Alabamas Escape
678
Chapter XLIV
683
Analysis of Claims
684
Fenian Raids
686
Power of Commission to Determine its own Jurisdiction 1143
689
Reports of the Agents
692
The Awards 1757
693
Protest of Captain Reid 1075
695
Payment of Final Award 69
699
Origin of the Fund 4627
702
Chapter XVI
703
Imperial Act of 1819
710
Action of Colonial Authorities
713
Claims Allowed 4628
717
XXV Treaty of Washington 7111
719
Powers of Consuls 4400
722
Appointment of the Halifax Commissioners
725
The KellettCase 1862
726
Arrest and Imprisonment of Mr Santos 1579
729
Taking of Testimony
731
New Claims Convention 1639
733
The Liberty to Land
737
Benefits of the Protective Service
738
War between France and Great Britain 4403
742
British Reply
744
National Responsibility for State Acts 1439
746
Organization of the Commission 1640
747
Representations of Mr Evarts
750
Authority to Present Claims
751
Chapter XVII
755
RussoBritish Convention of 1825
762
Joint Resolution of 1883 1663
764
Mr Frenchs Letter of 1881
769
Negotiations 1665
771
Mr Bayards Report 1793
774
Nonexecntion of Orders of Release
775
Negotiations in London
782
Argentine Republic See Brazil and Paraguay
786
Sir lulian Pauncefotcs Proposal of a Commission of Exports and
788
Mr Blaines Argument as to Russian Rights in Bering Sea
795
Colombia and Great Britain December 14 1872 4697
798
Question of Damages
801
Report of Joint Commission of Exports
808
Forgery of Translations
814
Navigation of the Orinoco 1696
816
Question as to Embargoed Estates 1035
819
Counter Case of United States
821
Condemnation of Vessels 775
823
Printed Argument of Mr Carter the Nature of Law
827
Seizure of the San Fernando 1700
829
The Institution of Property
833
Mr Phelpss Written Argument
839
British Claim of Impressment
843
Question of Protection Apart from Property
849
Chapter XLVI
853
The Duty of Protection and the Laws of the United States
856
Property in the Industry on the Pribilof Islands
864
Mediation
867
Oral Argument of Sir Charles Russell
870
Novelty of Claim of United States
876
The Nature of the Seal
882
The Sealing Industry
889
Examination of the Authorities cited by the United States
895
The Argnmentum ad Honiinem the Pearl Fisheries
901
Question as to Procedure
907
Paraguayan Claim 1928
908
Shorthand Reports
910
Instructions of Mr Webster 1085
911
The Award 1943
914
Recognition of Russian Rights by Great Britain
916
The Question of Regulations
922
Ninth Article
928
Text of the Award
935
The Result of the Award
957
ieueral Character of Claims 1244
959
Protest on behalf of the Claimants 1097
960
Chapter XLVIII
961
Plans for Permanent Arbitration
963
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Page 709 - Labrador ; but so soon as the same, or any portion thereof, shall be settled, it shall not be lawful for the said Fishermen to dry or cure fish at such portion so settled, without previous agreement for such purpose, with the Inhabitants, Proprietors or Possessors of the ground.
Page 2 - East, by a line to be drawn along the middle of the river St. Croix, from its mouth in the bay of Fundy to its source, and from its source directly north to the aforesaid highlands which divide the rivers that fall into the Atlantic Ocean from those which fall into the river St. Lawrence...
Page 391 - The Commissioners so named shall meet at London at the earliest convenient period after they shall have been respectively named; and shall, before proceeding to any business, make and subscribe a solemn declaration that they will impartially and carefully examine and decide, to the best of their judgment, and according to justice and equity...
Page 2 - Superior; thence through Lake Superior northward of the Isles Royal and Phelipeaux, to the Long Lake; thence through the middle of said Long Lake, and the water communication between it and the Lake of the Woods, to the said Lake of the Woods; thence through the said lake to the most northwestern point thereof, and from thence on a due west course to the river Mississippi; thence by a line to be drawn along the middle of the said river Mississippi until it shall intersect the northernmost part of...
Page 708 - Parties, that the Inhabitants of the said United States shall have forever, in common with the Subjects of His Britannic Majesty, the Liberty to take Fish of every kind...
Page 33 - Croix River to the Highlands; along the said Highlands which divide those rivers that empty themselves into the river St. Lawrence, from those which fall into the Atlantic Ocean, to the northwesternmost head of Connecticut River...
Page 204 - ... the claims of any other Power or State to any part of the said country ; the only object of the high contracting parties, in that respect, being to prevent disputes and differences amongst themselves.
Page 204 - It is agreed that any country that may be claimed by either party on the northwest coast of America, westward of the Stony Mountains, shall, together with its harbors, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the same, be free and open for the term of ten years from the date of the signature of the present convention, to the vessels, citizens, and subjects of the two Powers...
Page 550 - Her Majesty's Government, in order to evince its desire of strengthening the friendly relations between the two countries and of making satisfactory provision for the future, agrees that in deciding the questions between the two countries arising out of those claims, the Arbitrators should assume that Her Majesty's Government had undertaken to act upon the principles set forth in these rules.
Page 569 - Issuing or delivering a commission within the territory or jurisdiction of the United States for any ship or vessel to the intent that she may be employed as aforesaid.