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 - Fisheries. 13 Ferries between a Province and any British or Foreign Country or between Two Provinces.
Page 241 - Copy of a Report of a Committee of the Honorable the Privy Council, approved by His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the 1st of July, 1870. The Committee of the Privy Council have had under consideration a Despatch, dated the 7th May, 1870, from the Governor of British...
Page 505 - The undersigned, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of His Majesty the King of the...
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 202 - The children of persons who have been duly naturalized under any law of the United States, or who, previous to the passing of any law on that subject, by the government of the United States, may have become citizens of any one of the states, under the laws thereof, being under the age of twentyone years at the time of the naturalization of their parents, shall, if dwelling in the United...
Page 199 - ... any convict, lunatic, idiot, or any person unable to take care of himself or herself without becoming a public charge...
Page 232 - I present this subject to the earnest consideration of Congress. In the meantime, and unless Congress otherwise direct, I shall not oppose the landing of any telegraphic cable which complies with and assents to the points above enumerated, but will feel it my duty to prevent the landing of any which does not conform to the first and second points as stated, and which will not stipulate to concede to this Government the precedence in the transmission of its official messages and will not enter into...
Page 271 - Steam vessels of the United States which may be employed by the Government of the said States, in the carrying of their Public Mails across the Pacific Ocean, or from one port in that ocean to another, 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...
Page 49 - 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.

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