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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1892 - United States
 

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Page 2 - consent of the Senate thereof, and by Her Britannic Majesty; and the ratifications shall be exchanged either at Washington or at London within six months from the date hereof, or earlier if possible. In faith whereof, we, the respective Plenipotentiaries, have signed this treaty and have hereunto affixed
Page 4 - the said waters, have resolved to submit to arbitration the questions involved, and to the end of concluding a convention for that purpose have appointed as their respective Plenipotentiaries : The President of the United States of America, James G. Blaine, Secretary of State of the United States ; and Her Majesty the Queen of the
Page 4 - В., Her Majesty's Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to the United States ; Who, after having communicated to each other their respective full powers which were found to be in due and proper form, have agreed to and concluded the following articles. • ARTICLE L The
Page 1 - an act to apply a portion of the proceeds of the public lauds to the more complete endowment and support of the colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts established under the provisions of an act of Congress approved July 2, 1862,
Page 20 - No person or collection of persons, being, of one of these departments, shall exercise any power properly belonging to either of the others, except in the instances hereafter expressly directed or permitted by the general council.
Page 22 - Third. Was the body of water now known as the Behring Sea included in the phrase " Pacific Ocean," as used in the treaty of 1825 between Great Britain and Kussia; and what rights, if any, in the Behring Sea were held and exclusively exercised by Russia after said treaty
Page 20 - Third. Was the body of water now known as the Behring Sea included in the phrase " Pacific Ocean," as used in the treaty of 1825 between Great Britain and Kussia; and what rights, if any, in the Behring Sea were held and exclusively exercised by Kussia after said treaty
Page 22 - and what exclusive rights in the seal fisheries therein, did Russia assert and exercise prior and up to the time of the cession of Alaska to the United States? Second. How far were these claims of jurisdiction as to the seal fisheries recognized and conceded by Great
Page 8 - care and management of the same. Such regulations shall provide for the preservation from injury or spoliation of all timber, mineral deposits, natural curiosities, or wonders within said park, and their retention in their natural condition. The Secretary may, in his discretion,
Page 16 - exclusive rights in the seal fisheries therein did Kussia assert and exercise prior and up to the time of the cession of Alaska to the United States! (2) How far were these claims of jurisdiction as to the seal fisheries recognized and conceded by Great Britain

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