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Secretaries of State.

Presidents.

Commission

March 6, 1885.
March 5, 1889.
June 4, 1892.

June 29, 1892.
February 24, 18

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March 6, 1893.
May 28, 1895.

Thomas F. Bayard, of Delaware....

Grover Cleveland James G. Blaine, of Maine....

Benjamin Harrison
William F. Wharton, of Massachusetts (Assistant ...do ......

Secretary), ad interim.
John W. Foster, of Indiana .....

...do .... William F. Wharton, of Massachusetts (Assistant

Secretary), ad interim.
Walter Q. Gresham, of Illinois......

Grover Cleveland ...
Edwin F. Uhl, of Michigan (Assistant Secretary),

...do. ad interim. Richard Olney, of Massachusetts John Sherman, of Ohio....

William McKinley William R. Day, of Ohio

do Alvey A. Adee, of the District of Columbia (Second Assistant Secretary), ad interim.

.do John Hay, of the District of Columbia

Theodore Roosevelt. Elihu Root, of New York ....

..do. Robert Bacon, of New York, Philander C. Knox, of Pennsylvania

William H. Taft

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June 8, 1895.
March 6, 1897,
April 26, 1898.
September 17, 18

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September 20, 18

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July 7, 1905.
January 27, 1909.
March 5, 1909.

CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF TREATIES, CONVENTIONS, AGREEMENTS BY COUNTRIES, AND OF INTERNATIONAL ACTS, 1778–1909.

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Algiers
Peace and Amity.

September 5, 1795... March 2, 1796
Algiers
Peace and Amity

June 30, 1815. December 26, 1815 ,.
Algiers... Peace and Amity.

December 22, 1816 .. February 11, 1822 Argentine Re Navigation of Rivers Parana and July 10, 1853 April 9, 1855 public.

Uruguay. Argentine Re- Friendship, Commerce,and Navi- July 27, 1853 ...... April 9, 1855 public.

gation. Argentine Re- Extradition...

September 26, 1896.. June 5, 1900.
public.
Austria-Hungary Commerce and Navigation ....... August 27, 1829. February 10, 1831 ...
Austria-Hungary Propertyand ConsularJurisdiction May 8, 1848

February 25, 1850..
Austria-Hungary Extradition.......

July 3, 1856

December 15, 1856 ..
Austria-Hungary Agreement Concerning Tobacco.. December 20, 1863
Austria-Hungary Consular.

July 11, 1870

June 29, 1871 Austria-Hungary Naturalization.

September 20, 1870.. August 1, 1871. Austria-Hungary Trade-marks...

November 25, 1871.. June 1, 1872. Austria-Hungary Copyright Proclamation.

September 20, 1907..
Austria-Hungary Arbitration

January 15, 1909 May 18, 1909
Baden
Extradition..

January 30, 1857 May 19, 1857
Baden
Naturalization .....

July 19, 1868. January 10, 1870....
Bavaria

Abolishing Droit de Baine and January 21, 1845.... August 16, 1846 .....

Taxes on Emigration.
Bavaria
Extradition..

September 12, 1853.. November 18, 1854..
Bavaria
Naturalization.

May 26, 1868

October 8, 1868. Bavaria

Protocol Relating to Naturaliza- May 26, 1868

tion.
Belgium.... Commerce and Navigation November 10, 1845.. March 31, 1846.
Belgium. Commerce and Navigation ... June 17, 1858. April 19, 1859
Belgium.. Import Duties and Capitalization May 20, 1863 November 18, 1864..

of Scheldt Dues.
Belgium.. Extinguishment of Scheldt Dues. July 20, 1863.. November 18, 1864..
Belgium.
Naturalization ....

November 16, 1868.. July 30, 1869..
Belgium.. Rights, Privileges, and Immuni- December 5, 1868.... March 7, 1870

ties of Consuls. Belgium... Trade-marks...

December 20, 1868.. July 30, 1869.. Belgium. Extradition...

March 19, 1874 May 1, 1874. Belgium.

Commerce and Navigation. March 8, 1875 June 29, 1875. Belgium.. Consular...

March 9, 1880 March 1, 1881 Belgium.. Extradition...

June 13, 1882. November 20, 1882..
Belgium. Trade-marks.

April 7, 1884. July 9, 1884.
Belgium.
Copyright Proclamation.

July 1, 1891.
Belgium.
Extradition....

October 26, 1901.. June 14, 1902.
Belgium.
Trade-marks in China

November 27, 1905
Bolivis

Friendship, Commerce, and Navi- May 13, 1858 January 8, 1863.

gation. Bolivia ..... Extradition..

April 21, 1900 December 30, 1901 .. Borneo

Amity, Commerce, and Naviga- June 23, 1850. July 12, 1854.

tion. Brazil

Amity, Commerce, and Naviga- December 12, 1828.. March 18, 1829..
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Brazil
Claims ...

January 27, 1849 January 19, 1850
Brazil
Trade-marks..

September 24, 1878.. June 17, 1879..
Brazil
Extradition.

May 14, 1897

April 30, 1903
Brazil
Claims

September 6, 1902...)
Bremen
Extradition ....

September 6, 1853... October 15, 1853
Brunswick and Disposition of Property.

August 21, 1854...... July 30, 1855
Luneburg.
Bulgaria .... Reciprocity Proclamation

September 15, 1906.. Central America. Peace, Amity, Commerce, and December 5, 1825 October 28, 1826

Navigation Chile

Peace, Amity, Commerce, and May 16, 1832.. April 29, 1834

Navigation Chile

Additional Peace, Amity, Com- September 1, 1833... April 29, 1884

merce, and Navigation, Chile Macedonian Claims..

November 10, 1858.. December 22, 1859..
Chile
Claims

August 7, 1892. January 28, 1893
Chile
Copyright Proclamation

May 25, 1896.
Chile
Claims

May 24, 1897
Chile
Claims

May 24, 1897.

March 12, 1900.
Chile
Extradition...

April 17, 1900. May 27, 1902..
China
Peace, Amity, and Commerce. July 3, 1844

April 18, 1846
China

Peace, Amity, and Commerce. June 18, 1858. January 26, 1860
China

Trade Regulations and Tariff... November 8, 1858..
China
Claims

November 8, 1858..
China

Trade, Consuls, and Emigration. July 28, 1868 February 5, 1870.... China Immigration....

November 17, 1880.. October 5, 1881. China

Commercial Intercourse and Ju- November 17, 1880.. October 5, 1881..

dicial Procedure. China Immigration....

March 17, 1894 December 8, 1894
China
Open-door Policy, Exchange of

1899....
Notes.
China

Final Protocol at Conclusion of September 7, 1901...

Boxer Troubles.
China
Commercial Relations ..

October 8, 1903. January 13, 1904.
China

New Agreement Concerning September 27, 1905..

Whang Pu. China Arbitration ...

October 8, 1908...... April 6, 1909 Colombia.. Amity, Commerce, and Naviga- October 3, 1824 May 31, 1825

tion. Colombia. Peace, Amity, Navigation, and December 12, 1846.. June 12, 1848.

Commerce. Colombia... Consular

May 4, 1850

December 5, 1851. Colombia. Claims

September 10, 1857.. November 8, 1860.. Colombia. Claims

February 10, 1861... October 19, 1865... Colombia. Extradition.

May 7, 1888

February 6, 1891.. Congo (Kongo).. Declaration...

April 22, 1884
Congo (Kongo).. Recognition of Flag...

April 22, 1884
Congo (Kongo).. Commerce and Navigation January 24, 1891 April 2, 1892
Corea (Korea)... Peace, Amity, Commerce, and May 22, 1882. June 4, 1883.

Navigation,
Costa Rica..... Friendship, Commerce, and Nav- July 10, 1851 May 26, 1852

igation. Costa Rica... Claims.

July 2, 1860

November 11, 1861.. Costa Rica. Copyright Proclamation.

October 19, 1899. Costa Rica. Interoceanic Canal.

December 1, 1900 Costa Rica.. Arbitration ...

January 13, 1909 July 21, 1909 Cuba

Commercial Reciprocity..... December 11, 1902 .. December 17, 1903 .. Cuba

Supplementary Commercial Reci- January 26, 1903 .... December 17, 1903

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Cuba ....... Agreement for Lease of Land for February 16, 1903 ...

Coaling Station.
Cuba
Lease of Land for Coaling Station. July 2, 1903

360 Cuba Relations with......

May 22, 1903
July 2, 1904

362 Cuba Copyright Proclamation .... November 17, 1903..

365 Cuba Supplementary Relations with January 20, 1904 July 2, 1904

365 Cube Extradition ...

April 6, 1904 February 8, 1905 366 Cuba

Amendatory Extradition. December 6, 1904 February 8, 1905 371 Denmark

Friendship, Commerce, and Navi- April 26, 1826 October 14, 1826 378

gation. Denmark, Claims.

March 28, 1830 June 5, 1830

377 Denmark. Discontinuing Sound Dues April 11, 1857 January 13, 1858 380 Denmark Consular ....

July 11, 1861

September 20, 1861.. 383
Denmark
Naturalization...

July 20, 1872
April 15, 1873

384 Denmark Readmeasurement of Vessels.. February 26, 1886

386 Denmark Claims December 6, 1888 May 24, 1899

387 Denmark Trade-marks..

June 15, 1892. October 12, 1892 389 Denmark Copyright Proclamation .....

May 8, 1893..

390 Denmark Extradition ....

January 6, 1902 April 17, 1902... 390 Denmark

Extradition Supplementary November 6, 1905... February 19, 1906 ... 395 Denmark Industrial Designs and Models.... June 22, 1906..

896 Denmark Trade-marks in China

March 19, 1907.

399 Denmark Arbitration

May 18, 1908
May 29, 1909

401 Dominican Re-Amity, Commerce, Navigation, February 8, 1867.... October 24, 1867.... 403 public.

and Extradition. Dominican Re-Claims .....

January 31, 1903 .

414 public. Dominican Re Collection and Application of the February 8, 1907.... July 25, 1907

418 public.

Customs Revenues. Ecuador..... Peace, Friendship, Navigation, June 13, 1839. September 23, 1842.. 421

and Commerce. Ecuador...

November 25, 1862.. September 8, 1864... 432 Ecuador.. Naturalization

May 6, 1872

November 24, 1873.. 434 Ecuador. Extradition..

June 28, 1872. December 24, 1873.. 436 Ecuador Claims.

February 28, 1893... November 7, 1894... 438 Egypt

Commercial Agreement and Cus- November 16, 1884.. May 7, 1885... 442

toms Regulations. Ethiopia... Commercial Relations ..

December 27, 1903 .. September 30, 1904.. 466 France Amity and Commerce.. February 6, 1778....

468 France Alliance .... February 6, 1778....

479 France Act Separate and Secret February 6, 1778...

482 France Contract for Payment of Loans... July 16, 1782

483 France Contract for New Loan February 25, 1783

487 France Consular.... November 14, 1788

490 France

Peace, Commerce,and Navigation. September 30, 1800.. December 21, 1801 .. 496 France Preliminary and Secret Treaty | October 1, 1800..

506 Concerning Louisiana. France Cession of Louisiana.

April 30, 1803 October 21, 1803..... 508 France Payment for Louisiana..

April 30, 1803.. October 21, 1803. 511 France Claims......

April 30, 1803 October 21, 1803. 518 France

Navigation and Commerce. June 24, 1822.. February 12, 1823... 521 France Separate Article.....

June 24, 1822. February 12, 1823... 523 France Claims and Duties on Wines and July 4, 1831.

July 13, 1832.

523 Cotton. France Extradition...... November 9, 1843... April 13, 1844

526 France

Extradition, Additional Article... February 24, 1845... July 24, 1845. 528 France Consular

February 23, 1853... August 12, 1853... 528 France

Extradition, Additional Article... February 10 1858... February 14, 1859... 683

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Trade-marks..
April 16, 1869 July 6, 1869

531 France Claims

January 15, 1880.... June 25, 1880.. 535 France Claims

July 19, 1882

December 29, 1882 .. 539 France Claims

February 18, 1883... June 25, 1883.. 540
France
Copyright...

July 1, 1891
France
Commercial Agreement

May 28, 1898..
May 30, 1898

542 France

Commercial Agreement, Amen August 20, 1902...... August 22, 1902......

datory.
France
Relations in Tunis....

March 15, 1904
May 9, 1904

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France
Trade-marks in China
October 3, 1905.

545 France Commercial Agreement

January 28, 1908
France
Arbitration

February 10, 1908... March 14, 1908 549 German Empire. Consular..

December 11, 1871... June 1, 1872. German Empire. General Act Concerning Samoa... June 14, 1889.. May 21, 1890

55 German Empire. Settlement of Samoan Claims .... November 7, 1899 ... March 8, 1900 German Empire. Adjustment of Questions Con December 2, 1899.... February 16, 1900... 65

cerning Samoa. German Empire. Copyright.....

January 15, 1892....

55 German Empire. Commercial Agreement

July 10, 1900. July 13, 1900.

55 German Empire. Trade-marks in Morocco... September 28, 1901..

55 German Empire. Trade-marks in China..

December 6, 1905....

56 German Empire. Commercial Agreement

February 27, 1906...

56 German Empire. Commercial Agreement

April 27, 1907 May 2, 1907

56 German Empire. Patents ...

February 23, 1909... August 1, 1909

57 · Great Britain.... Provisional Peace..

November 30, 1782.. April 11, 1783

55 Great Britain.... Armistice, Cessation of Hostil- | January 20, 1783....

58 ities. Great Britain.... Definitive Peace ..

September 3, 1783... January 14, 1784.... 58 Great Britain.... Amity, Commerce, and Naviga- November 19, 1794.. February 29, 1796... 59

tion. Great Britain.... Explanatory to Article III of May 4, 1796

May 9, 1796a.

60 Treaty November 19, 1794. Great Britain.... Explanatory to Article V, Treaty May 15, 1798 June 5, 1798 a

60 November 19, 1794. Great Britain.... Payment of Indemnities and January 8, 1802..... April 27, 1802

6) Settlement of Debts. Great Britain.... Peace and Amity ...

December 24, 1814.. February 18, 1815... 6 Great Britain... Commerce and Navigation... July 3, 1815.

December 22, 1815.. 6 Great Britain.... Naval Forces on Great Lakes..... April 28, 1817 April 28, 1818

6 Great Britain.... Fisheries, Boundary, and Resto October 20, 1818... January 30, 1819... 6

ration of Slaves. Great Britain.... Indemnity Under the Award of July 12, 1822 ...... January 11, 1823 .... 6

Emperor of Russia. Great Britain ... Indemnity for Slaves

November 13, 1826.. March 19, 1827 Great Britain Continuing in Force Article III August 6, 1827...... May 15, 1828

of Treaty of 1818. Great Britain.... Commercial...

August 6, 1827 May 15, 1828

6 Great Britain.... Arbitration Northeastern Bound- September 29, 1827.. May 15, 1828

6 ary. Great Britain.... Boundaries, Suppression of Slave August 9, 1842 November 10, 1842..

Trade, and Extradition (Web

ster-Ashburton). Great Britain.... Boundary West of Rocky Moun. June 15, 1846

August 5, 1846 tains. Great Britain .... Ship Canal Connecting Atlantic April 19, 1860 ...... July 5 1850

and Pacific Oceans. Great Britain.... Cession of Horseshoe Reef. December 9, 1850 ... July 5, 1850 Great Britain.... Claims

February 8, 1853... August 20, 1853. a Ratified by Senate.

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