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action affairs American annexation ANNEXATION TREATY appointed arrival authority Britain British cabinet cause cession chiefs citizens claims commanding commissioners communication condition Congress consider consideration constitution consul continue convention copy council course court December demands Department desire dispatch duty effect election English established executive existing fact favor February force foreign France French further give harbor Hawaii Hawaiian Government HAWAIIAN ISLANDS hereby Honolulu honor immediate important independence influence instructions interests January July King Kingdom lands LEGATION legislature letter Lord Majesty Majesty's March matter meeting ment minister native naval necessary negotiations opinion Pacific parties persons political ports possession present President protection Provisional Government Queen question reason received reciprocity referred regard relations representatives request respect Sandwich Islands Secretary secure Senate sent ship Stevens tion treaty United vessels Washington
Page 77 - ... and may take possession thereof, either by themselves or by others acting for them, and dispose of the same at their will, paying such dues only as the inhabitants of the country wherein the said goods are shall be subject to pay in like cases.
Page 168 - President of the United States of America, have caused the said Convention to be made public, to the end that the same and every article and clause thereof may be observed and fulfilled with good faith by the United States and the citizens thereof.
Page 162 - Now, therefore, be it known that I, ULYSSES S. GRANT, President of the United States of America, have caused the said 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.
Page 51 - All men are born equally free and independent, and have certain natural, inherent, and inalienable rights, among which are the rights of enjoying and defending life and liberty, of acquiring, possessing and protecting property, and of pursuing and obtaining safety and happiness.
Page 51 - Every citizen may freely speak, write, and publish his sentiments on all subjects, being responsible for the abuse of that right; and no law shall be passed to restrain or abridge the liberty of speech or of the press.
Page 29 - Government for the control and management of public affairs and the protection of the public peace is hereby established, to exist until terms of union with the United States of America have been negotiated and agreed upon.
Page 48 - The Hawaiian pear is now fully ripe, and this is the golden hour for the United States to pluck it.
Page 80 - ... to- the end that the evidence of criminality may be heard and considered...
Page 167 - Such assent having been given, the treaty shall remain in force for ten years from the date at which it may come into operation, and further, until the expiration of twelve months after either of the high contracting parties shall give notice to the other of its wish to terminate the same...