Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1889

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Page 430 - ... engage mutually not to grant any particular favor to other nations, in respect of commerce and navigation, which shall not immediately become common to the other party, who shall enjoy the same freely, if the concession was freely made, or on allowing the same compensation, if the concession was conditional.
Page 150 - ... at law; and such citizens or agents shall have free opportunity to be present at the decisions and sentences of the tribunals, in all cases which may concern them, and likewise at the taking of all examinations and evidence which may be exhibited in the said trials ARTICLE ELEVENTH.
Page 150 - Parties promise and engage, formally to give their special protection to the persons and property of the Citizens of each other, of all occupations, who may be in the Territories subject to the jurisdiction of the one or the other, transient or dwelling therein...
Page 48 - That all persons born in the United States and not subject to any foreign power, excluding Indians not taxed, are hereby declared to be citizens of the United States...
Page 532 - Where a commission to take testimony, within the state, has been issued from the court in which the action, suit or special proceeding is pending; or where a notice has been given, or any other proceeding has been taken for the purpose of taking the testimony, within the state...
Page 399 - In pursuance of Article III of the Immigration Treaty between the United States and China, signed at Peking on the 17th day of November, I860, it is hereby understood and agreed that Chinese laborers, or Chinese of any other class, either permanently or temporarily residing in the United States, shall have for the protection of their persons and property all rights that are given by the laws of the United States to citizens of the most favored nation, excepting the right to become naturalized citizens.
Page 642 - United States of America, hereby request all whom it may concern, to permit safely and freely to pass, Domingo D'Arbel, a citizen of the United States, and in case of need, to give him all lawful aid and protection.
Page 354 - The preceding Article shall not apply to the return to the United States of any registered Chinese laborer who has a lawful wife, child, or parent in the United States, or property therein of the value of one thousand dollars, or debts of like amount due him and pending settlement.
Page 40 - ... flag she sails : she makes a part of its navigation, and is in every respect liable to be considered as a vessel of the country...
Page 374 - If their dwellings or property be threatened or attacked by mobs, incendiaries, or other violent or lawless persons, the local officers, on requisition of the consul, will immediately despatch a military force to disperse the rioters, and will apprehend the guilty individuals, and punish them with the utmost rigor of the law.

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