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Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893 (19th President of the United States)



  • Existence: 1822 - 1893

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Convention between the United States and Japan, circa 1879

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.

Dates: circa 1879
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