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Kamehameha, V, 1830-1872 (King of Hawaii)



  • Existence: 1830 - 1872

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Treaty between Japan and Hawaii, circa 1871

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 28/22
Scope and Contents

An undated manuscript copy of the treaty between Japan and Hawaii signed by Charles E. De Long, on behalf of King Kamehameha V of the Hawaiian Islands, and by Sawa Nobuyoshi and Terashima Munenori, on behalf of the Emperor Meiji of Japan, dated Yedo, 19 August 1871, followed by a copy of the ratification of the treaty signed by Kamehameha and Charles C. Harris, Honolulu, 11 May 1871 [sic].

Dates: circa 1871
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