Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1885 - United States

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Page 106 - Chinese subjects, whether proceeding to the United States as teachers, students, merchants or from curiosity, together with their body and household servants, and Chinese laborers who are now in the United States shall be allowed to go and come of their own free will and accord, and shall be accorded all the rights, privileges, immunities, and exemptions which are accorded to the citizens and subjects of the most favored nation.
Page 241 - Mining affairs, and in reply a certified copy of a report of a committee of the Honorable the Privy Council, approved by His Excellency the Governor-General in Council on the...
Page 199 - ... any convict, lunatic, idiot, or any person unable to take care of himself or herself without becoming a public charge...
Page 252 - I now have the honor to inclose herewith, for your information, a copy of a letter in relation to the matter which I have just received from the Secretary of the Interior.
Page 49 - At each of the said five ports, citizens of the United States lawfully engaged in commerce shall be permitted to import from their own or any other ports into China, and sell there and purchase therein, and export to their own or any other ports, all manner of merchandise, of which the importation or exportation is not prohibited by this treaty, paying the duties which are prescribed by the tariff hereinbefore established, and no other charges whatsoever.
Page 277 - ... shall have free access to the ports of the Sandwich Islands, with the privilege of stopping therein to refit, to refresh, to land passengers and their baggage, and for the transaction of any business pertaining to the public mail service of the United States, and shall be subject in such ports to no duties of tonnage, harbor, light-houses, quarantine, or other similar duties, of whatever nature or under whatever denomination.
Page 255 - Sea Coast and Inland Fisheries. 13 Ferries between a Province and any British or Foreign Country or between Two Provinces.
Page 106 - The limitation or suspension shall be reasonable and shall apply only to Chinese who may go to the United States as laborers, other classes not being included in the limitations.
Page v - France, is expected to reach New York in May next. I suggest that Congressional action be taken in recognition of the spirit which has prompted this gift, and in aid of the timely completion of the pedestal upon which it is to be placed. Our relations with Germany, a country which contributes to our own some of the best elements of citizenship, continue to be cordial. The United States have extradition treaties with several of the German states, but by reason of the confederation of those states...
Page 200 - Pnrroy, clerk of the city and county of New York, and also clerk of the supreme court for the said city and county, the same being a court of record, do hereby certify that Samuel F.

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