Counter memorandum of the defendant party to the honorable arbitrator, Mr. T. M. C. Asser, Counselor of State of the Kingdom of Holland.

in the arbitration for the purpose of adjusting the differences between the government of the united states, claimant party, and the imperial russian government, defendant party, relating to the detention and seizures of american vessels cape horn pigeon, james hamilton lewis, c. h. white, and kate and anna

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