Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 34/14
Scope and Contents
'Convention between the United States of America and the Emperor of Japan. Revising Certain Portions of Existing Commercial Treaties': a proclamation made by Rutherford Hayes on 8 April 1879, including the convention concluded in Washington D. C. on 25 July 1878 by William Evarts and Yoshida Kiyonari, undated.
Conditions Governing Access:
From the Fonds:
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