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" It is agreed that any country that may be claimed by either party on the northwest coast of America, westward of the Stony Mountains, shall, together with its harbours, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the same, be free and open,... "
Speeches in the Senate of the United States. Miscellaneous speeches. Appendix - Page 125
by Rufus Choate, Samuel Gilman Brown - 1862
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The Pacific Slope and Alaska

Joseph Schafer - Alaska - 1904 - 439 pages
...territories of His Britannic Majesty, from the Lake of the Woods to the Stony Mountains. ART. III. It is agreed, that any country that may be claimed...westward of the Stony Mountains, shall, together with its harbours, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the same, be free and open, for...
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A Short History of Oregon: Early Discoveries--The Lewis and Clark ...

Lewis and Clark Expedition - 1904 - 329 pages
...with the hope that time would inject a new element into the question, a joint occupation was agreed to in these words : — " It is agreed that any country that may be claimed by either party on the northwestern coast of America, westward of the Stony Mountains, shall, together with its harbors, bays,...
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Congressional Serial Set

Alaskan Boundary Tribunal - Alaska - 1904
...the settlement on the Columbia River. By the third Article it is agreed that any 513 such country as may be claimed by either Party on the North-West Coast of America, on the continent of America westward of the Stony Mountains, shall, together with its harbours, bays...
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Westward Extension, 1841-1850

George Pierce Garrison - United States - 1906 - 366 pages
...State Paps., Foreign, III., 165. 4 Am. State Paps., Foreign, IV., 377. the Louisiana purchase, provided that "any country that may be claimed by either party...coast of America, westward of the Stony Mountains," should be "free and open" to the subjects of both. The agreement was to last ten years, and was not...
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The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science

John Martin Vincent - History - 1906
...convention with Great Britain, concluded October 2o, 1818, they stipulated " that any country that might be claimed by either party on the northwest coast of America westward of the Stony Mountains should, together with its harbors, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the same,...
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The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science

John Martin Vincent - History - 1906
...convention with Great Britain, concluded October 20, 1818, they stipulated " that any country that might be claimed by either party on the northwest coast of America westward of the Stony Mountains should, together with its harbors, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the same,...
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American Diplomacy Under Tyler and Polk

Jesse Siddall Reeves - United States - 1907 - 335 pages
...so much of the said country as lies between the forty-fifth and forty-ninth parallels of latitude, together with its harbors, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the same, shall be free and open to the subjects and citizens of the two states, respectively, for the purpose...
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Handbook of Treaties, &c., Relating to Commerce and Navigation Between Great ...

Great Britain, Great Britain. Foreign Office - Great Britain - 1908 - 1192 pages
...Stony Mountains, to be free and open for -Ten Years to the Vessels and Subjects of both Countries. It is agreed that any Country that may be claimed...Westward of the Stony Mountains, shall, together with its Harbours, Bays, and Creeks, and the Navigation of all Rivers within the same, be free and open for...
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Precedents: Decisions on Points of Order with Phraseology in the United ...

United States. Congress. Senate - 1909 - 581 pages
...concluded the sixth day of August, in the year of our Ix>rd eighteen hundred and twenty-seven. It was agreed that any country that may be claimed by either...northwest coast of America, westward of the Stony or Rocky Mountains, now commonly called the Oregon Territory, should, together with its harbors, bays,...
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Report of the Commissioner of Corporations on Transportation by Water in the ...

United States. Bureau of Corporations - Harbors - 1909
...and forever remain public highways." By convention with Great Britain in 1818, it was agreed that the harbors, bays, and creeks, and the navigation of all rivers within the country on the northwest coast of America westward 'of the Stony [Rocky] Mountains "shall be free and...
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