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Evarts, William Maxwell, 1818-1901 (United States lawyer and statesman)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1818 - 1901

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

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Convention between the United States and Japan, circa 1879

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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
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Any person wishing to consult the collection must obtain written permission from Matheson and Co. Ltd, 3 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AQ. Applicants may submit their request using the standard Jardine Matheson letter of application, which is available from the Manuscripts Reading Room and via the University Library web pages at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.
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Despatch from John Bingham, 1877

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 22/8
Scope and Contents

A manuscript copy of a despatch from Tokei to William Maxwell Evarts, 24 July 1877, written in an identical hand to that of Parkes 16/6.

Dates: 1877
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Any person wishing to consult the collection must obtain written permission from Matheson and Co. Ltd, 3 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AQ. Applicants may submit their request using the standard Jardine Matheson letter of application, which is available from the Manuscripts Reading Room and via the University Library web pages at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.