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 255 - Sea Coast and Inland Fisheries. 13 Ferries between a Province and any British or Foreign Country or between Two Provinces.
Page 504 - The undersigned, envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary of His Majesty the King of the French...
Page 232 - ... power, which does not admit the right of any other line or lines, formed in the United States, to land and freely connect with and operate through its land lines.
Page 272 - ... be extended to the subjects or citizens of the other contracting party, gratuitously, if the concession in favor of that other state shall have been gratuitous, and in return for a compensation, as nearly as possible of proportionate value and effect, to be adjusted by mutual agreement, if the concession shall have been conditional.
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 491 - I have the honor to inclose herewith, for your information, a copy of a letter from the United States attorney for Oregon.
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 199 - ... any convict, lunatic, idiot, or any person unable to take care of himself or herself without becoming a public charge...
Page 314 - The commissioners so named shall meet at Washington at the earliest convenient period after they 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, all such claims as shall be laid before them on the part of the governments of the United States...
Page 232 - French land lines and enjoy all the necessary facilities or privileges incident to the use thereof upon as favorable terms as any other company be conceded. As the result thereof the company...

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