China and Japan: Being a Narrative of the Cruise of the U.S. Steam-frigate Powhatan, in the Years 1857, '58, '59, and '60

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C. Desilver, 1860 - China - 448 pages

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Page 433 - Catholic churches, are recognised as teaching men to do good, and to do to others as they would have others do to them. Hereafter those who quietly profess and teach these doctrines shall not be harassed or persecuted on account of their faith. Any person, whether citizen of the United States or Chinese
Page 434 - treaty to be made public, to the end that the same, and every clause and article thereof, may be observed and fulfilled with good faith by the United States and the citizens thereof. In witness whereof, I have hereunto set
Page 421 - the Ta-Tsing Empire was concluded and signed at Tientsin by their respective plenipotentiaries, on the eighteenth day of June, 1858, which treaty is, word for word, as follows: The United States of America and the Ta-Tsing Empire, desiring to maintain firm, lasting, and sincere friendship, have resolved
Page 435 - of Hego, who after having communicated to each other their respective full powers, and found them to be in good and due form, have agreed upon and concluded the following articles: ARTICLE I. There shall henceforward be perpetual peace and friendship
Page 435 - BY THE PRESIDENT OP THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. A PROCLAMATION. Whereas a treaty of amity and commerce between the United States and the Empire of Japan was concluded and signed by their respective plenipotentiaries at the city of Yedo, on the twenty-ninth day of July, one thousand eight hundred and fiftyeight, which treaty is word
Page 433 - Empire grant to any nation, or the merchants or citizens of any nation, any right, privilege, or favor, connected either with navigation, commerce, political or other intercourse, which is not conferred by this treaty, such right, privilege, and favor shall at
Page 422 - on being informed of the case, to bring about an amicable arrangement of the question, thus showing their friendly feelings. ARTICLE II. In order to perpetuate friendship, on the exchange of
Page 447 - Now, therefore, be it known that I, JAMES BUCHANAN, President of the United States of America, have caused the said treaty to be made public, to the end
Page 433 - date of the signatures thereof. In faith whereof, we, the respective plenipotentiaries of the United States of America and of the Ta-Tsing Empire, as aforesaid, have signed and sealed these presents. Done at Tientsin this eighteenth day of June, in the year of
Page 429 - law. And the tonnage duties shall be held due after the expiration of the said fortyeight hours. In case of the absence of the consul or person charged with his functions, the captain or supercargo of the vessel may have recourse to the consul of a friendly power, or, if he please, directly to the superintendent of customs, who

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