Index

A.

  • Abolition of the “Free Zone” of Mexico 658
  • Admission of Italian immigrants to the United States 567
  • Afarian, Hovhanes, trial of, in Turkey 885
  • Agnes G. Donahoe, Canadian schooner, seizure of, by Uruguay 912
  • Agreements. See Treaties.
  • Agricultural institute, establishment of an international 559
  • Agricultural machinery, prohibitory tariff on parts of, etc., in the Argentine Republic 45
  • Agriculturists, law regulating the practice of the profession of, in the Argentine Republic 35
  • Alaskan boundary, delimitation of 478
  • Allanton, prize-court decision in the case of the 742
  • Alliance between Great Britain and Japan 487
  • Alsace-Lorraine, nonapplicabilty of the naturalization treaties between Germany and the United States to. See Military service cases.
  • American-China Development Company’s Canton-Hankau Railway concession, cancellation of, by China 124
  • American:
    • citizens engaged in business in Nicaragua, discrimination against 695
    • citizens, naturalized, liability of, under military and expatriation laws of their native country 510
    • citizens of Austro-Hungarian origin, liabilities of, upon their return to Austro-Hungary 67
    • citizens of Syrian origin, denial of license to do business to, in Haiti 545
    • citizens, swindle practiced on, in Spain 846
    • citizens, trial of, in Turkey—
      • Afarian, Hovhanes 885
      • Vartanian, Charles 885
    • consulate of Cienfuegos, Cuba, indignity offered to the 288
    • gold standard, establishment of, as the monetary standard of the Dominican Republic 412
    • goods, boycott of, by Chinese at Singapore 503
    • goods, boycott of, by Chinese in Siam 844
    • goods, boycott of, in China 204
    • goods, removal of discriminatory tariff duties on, by Russia 801
    • legation in Haiti, asylum granted by, to Haitian Government officials 551
    • legation, withdrawal of, from Korea 26, 613, 631
    • sailors, murder of Ho Choy Yeen, a Chinaman, by 112
  • Arabia, prize court decision in the case of the 742
  • Arbitration of:
    • boundary dispute between Colombia and Ecuador 240
    • Japanese house-tax controversy 692
    • pecuniary claims, treaty between the United States and certain American powers for the 650
    • pending questions between the United States and Venezuela, proposal for 1003
  • Arbitration treaties between:
    • Argentine Republic and Brazil 103
    • Belgium and Russia, Switzerland, Sweden and Norway, Spain, Denmark, and. Greece 78
    • Colombia and Peru 255
    • Denmark and Russia, Great Britain, Spain, and Italy 292
    • Netherlands and Denmark, France and Great Britain 693
    • Colombia and Peru, of limits between 257
  • Architects, law regulating the practice of the profession of, in the Argentine Republic 35
  • Arestuche, Luciano, claim of, against the United States 276
  • Argentine Republic:
    • arbitration treaty between Brazil and 103
    • convention between Paraguay and, for the determination of their boundaries in the Pilcomayo River 47
    • extradition treaty between Italy and the Argentine Republic, additional procotol to 33
    • international sanitary convention between Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and 38
    • laws regulating the practice of professions in 35
    • license law in 49
    • message of the President of 31
    • Monroe Doctrine and South American governments 48
    • pension law for diplomatic officers in the 34
    • resumption of diplomatic relations between Uruguay and the 30
    • revolutionary movement in 27
    • tariff, prohibitory, on parts of agricultural machinery, etc 45
    • treaty between Uruguay and, for the suppression of lotteries 32
  • Arica-La Paz Railroad, convention between Bolivia and Chile for the construction of 109
  • Arms and ammunition, prohibition against the exportation of, to the Dominican Republic 398
  • Arrangement. See Treaties.
  • Arrest. See Imprisonment.
  • Aspíroz Manuel de, Mexican ambassador in the United States, death of 654
  • Asylum granted to Haitian Government officials by the American legation in Haiti 551
  • Assassination:
    • attempt on the life of the King of Spain 846
    • attempt on the life of the Sultan of Turkey 883
  • Attitude of Colombia toward Panama 239
  • Attitude of the United States toward Panama 716
  • Austria-Hungary:
    • commercial and tariff treaty between Germany and 61, 446
    • liabilities of American citizens of Austro-Hungarian origin upon their return to 67
    • transportation of emigrants from Hungary 51
  • Award of Cretan Claims Commission 880

B.

  • Barry, John, recommendation for the erection of a monument to the memory of 417
  • Belgium:
    • arbitration treaties concluded by Belgium with Russia, Switzerland, Sweden and Norway, Spain, Denmark, and Greece 78
    • commercial arrangement between Greece and 513
    • international maritime conference in regard to salvage and collisions at sea 69
    • investigation of affairs in the Kongo Free State 87
    • protection of trade-marks in China 173
    • treaty of commerce and navigation between Germany and 446
  • Bibles, restrictions upon the sale of, in Turkey 898
  • Birds, destruction of, on Midway and other North Pacific islands 576
  • Blockade of the Liaotung Peninsula, raising of, by Japan 580
  • Bolivia:
    • commercial relations between Peru and 94
    • convention between Bolivia and Chile for the construction of a railroad from Arica to La Paz 109
    • treaty of commerce and customs regulations between Peru and 738
    • treaty of peace and friendship between Chile and 104
  • Boundary:
    • between French and Siamese territory, treaty for the delimitation of 833
    • delimitation of the Alaskan 478
    • dispute between Colombia and Ecuador, arbitration of 240
    • dispute between Colombia and Peru, arbitration of 257
    • treaty between Argentine Republic and Paraguay 47
    • treaty between Brazil and Ecuador 102
  • Boycott:
    • of American goods in China 204
    • of American goods by Chinese at Singapore 503
    • of American goods by Chinese in Siam 844
  • Brazil:
    • arbitration treaty between the Argentine Republic and 103
    • boundary treaty between Ecuador and 102
    • international sanitary convention between the Argentine Republic, Paraguay, Uruguay, and 38
    • message of the President of 100
    • misuse of the flag of the United States 97

C.

  • Calchas, prize court decision in the case of the 742
  • Canal Zone, Isthmian, foreign consular officers in the 5
  • Canton-Hankau Railway concession, cancellation of, by China 124
  • Census of Chinese in the United States 166
  • Charles, Prince of Denmark, election of, as King of Norway 295
  • Chile:
    • convention between Bolivia and Chile for the construction of a railroad from Arica to La Paz 109
    • law relating to the registration of trade-marks in 111
    • message of the President of 110
    • treaty of peace and friendship between Bolivia and 104
  • China:
    • boycott of American goods in 204
    • boycott of American goods by Chinese at Singapore 503
    • boycott of American goods by Chinese in Siam 844
    • cancellation of the American China Development Company’s Canton-Hankau Railway concession 124
    • census of Chinese’in the United States 166
    • conservancy of the Whangpu River 117
    • mining regulations in 234
    • murder of Ho Choy Yeen by American sailors 112
    • neutrality of, in the war between Russia and Japan 5, 135, 581, 757
    • payment of the Chinese indemnity 145
    • peace negotiations between Russia and Japan. See under Russia.
    • protection of Chinese interests in Panama by American diplomatic and consular officers 708
    • protection of trade-marks in China 169
    • reforms in 176
    • status and form of government of Manchuria 616
    • territorial integrity of 1, 581
    • trade ports, opening of, in 161
  • Chinese born in Hawaii, citizenship of 735
  • Chinese indemnity, payment of 145
  • Citizenship of:
    • Chinese born in Hawaii 735
    • Porto Ricans 542
  • Claims:
    • arbitrated foreign claims, settlement of, by Venezuela 1003
    • Arestuche, Luciano, against the United States 276
    • Compañia Fluvial de Cartagena et al. against Colombia, settlement of 242
    • Farrington, P. S. R. Hugo, against Salvador, settlement of 702
    • Maza é Ibarra, Felipe, against the United States 276
    • Smith, Raymond and Sophie, against Colombia, settlement of 260
    • treaty between the United States and certain American powers for the arbitration of pecuniary claims 650
  • Claims commission, Cretan, awards of 880
  • Collisions and salvage of vessels at sea, international conference in regard to 69
  • Colombia:
    • amendments of the national constitution of 253
    • arbitration of boundary dispute between Ecuador and 240
    • arbitration treaty between Peru and 255
    • arbitration treaty of limits between Peru and 257
    • message of the president of 239
    • modus vivendi between Peru and 258
    • murder of Joseff Otto in 246
    • navigation, free, of rivers common to neighboring countries 248, 1030
    • presentation of credentials by the minister of 245
    • relations between Panama and 239
    • relations between Venezuela and 248, 1030
    • revolutionary conspiracy in 261
    • settlement of the claim of the Compañia Fluvial de Cartagena et al. against 242
    • settlement of the claim of Raymond and Sophie Smith against 260
  • Commerce and customs regulations, treaty of, between Bolivia and Peru 738
  • Commerce and navigation, treaties of, between Germany and Austria-Hungary, Belgium, Italy, Roumania, Russia, Servia, and Switzerland 446
  • Commercial:
    • and tariff treaty between Austria-Hungary and Germany 61
    • arrangement between Greece and Belgium 513
    • declaration between Greece and Great Britain 514
    • treaty between Great Britain and Nicaragua 704
    • relations between Bolivia and Peru 94
    • relations between Japan and India 610
  • Commission of inquiry on the firing of Russian war vessels on British fishing vessels, report of 473
  • Commissions issued to foreign consular officers in the Isthmian Canal Zone 5
  • Compañia Fluvial de Cartagena, et al., settlement of claim of, against Colombia 242
  • Concession, American China Development Company’s Canton-Hankau Railway, cancellation of, by China 124
  • Concessions granted by Nicaragua 695
  • Condolences on the death of Secretary of State John Hay 7 26
  • Conference, Moroccan 26, 668
  • Conservancy of the Whangpu River 117
  • Conspiracy, revolutionary, in Colombia 261
  • Constitutional government in Montenegro, proclamation of 666
  • Constitution of Colombia, amendments of 253
  • Consular:
    • immunities from payment of dog taxes 460
    • immunities from summons by courts 458
    • officers, foreign, in the Isthmian Canal Zone 5
    • officers, rights of, in judicial proceedings 517
    • relations between Sweden and Norway and other powers 867
  • Consulate, American, at Cienfuegos, Cuba, outrage on 288
  • Contraband of war, prize court decisions:
  • Contravention of the extradition treaty between the United States and Mexico 660
  • Convention. See Treaties.
  • Corporations:
    • commercial, industrial, and financial, protocol between Greece and the Netherlands relating to the rights of 689
    • foreign, right of, to own real estate in Turkey 880
  • Costa Rica. See Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Salvador.
  • Cretan Claims Commission awards 880
  • Crete, revolutionary movement in 505
  • Cuba:
    • claims of Luciano Arestuche and Felipe Maza é Ibarra against the United States 276
    • extradition treaty between the United States and 280
    • indignity offered to the American consulate at Cienfuegos 288
    • messages of the President of 285
    • patent medicine law of 263
    • sanitation of Cuban cities 265
  • Currency reforms in China 176
  • Customs duties, increase of, in Turkey 876
  • Customs revenues of the Dominican Republic, control of, by the United States. 298

D.

  • Death of Ambassador Manuel de Aspíroz, of Mexico 654
  • Death of Secretary of State John Hay 6
  • Debt slavery, abolition of, in Siam 841
  • Decker, Joseph A., military service case of, in Germany 472
  • Declaration. See Treaties.
  • Delimitation of the Alaskan boundary 478
  • Denmark:
    • Arbitration treaties—
      • between Belgium and 78
      • between the Netherlands and 693
      • between Russia, Great Britain, Spain, and Italy and 292
    • election of Prince Charles of, as King of Norway 295
    • neutrality of, in the war between Russia and Japan 295
    • treaty between Denmark and Siam for the establishment of a system of jurisdiction in Siam 839
  • Dentistry, law regulating the practice of the profession of, in the Argentine Republic 35
  • Depredations of Yaqui Indians in Mexico 639
  • Detention of typewriting machines in Turkey 883
  • Diplomatic immunities, arrest of the dragoman of the American legation in Turkey 881
  • Diplomatic officers, pension law for, in the Argentine Republic 34
  • Diplomatic relations:
    • between Sweden and Norway and other powers 867
    • between the United States and Montenegro, establishment of 664
    • resumption of, between the Argentine Republic and Uruguay 30
  • Discrimination against American citizens engaged in business in Nicaragua 695
  • Discrimination against American steamship companies in the transportation of emigrants from Hungary 51
  • Discriminatory tariff duties on American goods, removal of, by Russia 801
  • Disinfection of vessels in Mexico by United States medical officers 649
  • Display of foreign flags over private establishments 875
  • Dissolution of the union between Sweden and Norway 853
  • Dog tax, immunity of consular officers from the payment of 460
  • Dominican Republic:
    • celebration of Dominican independence day 394
    • control of the customs revenues of, by the United States 298
    • difficulty between Haiti and the, in regard to the right of Dominican citizens (Syrians) to do business in Haiti 397
    • enforcement of the sugar-production tax 391
    • establishment of the American gold standard as the monetary standard of the 412
    • message of the President of 396
    • prohibition against the exportation of arms and ammunition to the 398
    • revolutionary disturbances in the 404
  • Duties, customs, increase of, in Turkey 876

E.

  • Ecuador:
    • arbitration of boundary dispute between Colombia and 240
    • boundary treaty between Brazil and 102
    • religious liberty in 414
  • Educational reforms in China 176
  • Emigrants, transportation of, from Hungary 51
  • Engineers, law regulating the practice of the profession of, in the Argentine Republic 35
  • Estate, real, right of foreign corporations in Turkey to own 880
  • Exchange of notes for the protection of trade-marks in China 169
  • Exclusion of:
  • Exequaturs for foreign consular officers in the Isthmian Canal Zone 5
  • Exportation of arms and ammunition to the Dominican Republic, prohibition against 398
  • Extradition treaties between:
    • Argentine Republic and Italy, additional protocol to 33
    • United States and Cuba 280
    • United States and Haiti 554
    • United States and Mexico, contravention of 660
    • United States and Norway 852
    • United States and Panama 713
  • Extraterritorial rights:
    • of the United States in Turkey 885
    • relinquishment of, by the United States in Zanzibar 485

F.

  • Farrington, P. S. R. Hugo, settlement of claim of, against Salvador 702
  • Firing on British fishing vessels by Russian war vessels. Report of commission of inquiry 473
  • Fishery question of Newfoundland 489
  • Flag of the United States, misuse of, in Brazil 97
  • Flags, foreign, display of, over private establishments 875
  • Foreign consular officers in the Isthmian Canal Zone 5
  • Foreign visitors to Spain, measures for the attraction of 850
  • France:
    • arbitration treaty between the Netherlands and 693
    • Japanese house-tax controversy, arbitration of 692
    • Moroccan conference 668
    • protection of trade-marks in China 171
    • recovery of the body of Admiral John Paul Jones and its removal to the United States 417
    • treaty between France and Siam for the delimitation of their boundaries and for the establishment of a system of jurisdiction in Siam 833
  • Fraudulent naturalization of Italian subjects 564
  • Fraud schemes, swindle practiced on American citizens in Spain 846
  • Free navigation of rivers common to neighboring countries 248, 1030
  • Free port of San Juan del Norte, Nicaragua, abolishment of 704
  • Free Zone of Mexico, abolition of 658

G.

  • Gambling houses, abolition of, in Siam 841
  • Geneva convention of 1864, alleged violations of 618
  • Germany:
    • commercial and tariff treaty between Austria-Hungary and 61, 446
    • consular immunities 458
    • international convention for the suppression of the “white slave traffic” 462
    • Japanese house-tax controversy, arbitration of 692
    • military service, case of—
      • Decker, Joseph A 472
      • Kahn, Maurice 470
      • Peters, Hans Wilhelm 465
    • Moroccan conference 668
    • nonapplicability of naturalization treaties between the United States and, to Alsace-Lorraine. See Military service cases.
    • protection of trade-marks in China 174
    • treaties of commerce and navigation between Germany and Austria-Hungary, Belgium, Italy, Roumania, Russia, Servia, and Switzerland 61, 446
  • Gold standard:
    • adoption of, by Mexico 655
    • establishment of, as the monetary standard of the Dominican Republic 412
  • Good offices of the President of the United States in the peace negotiations between Russia and Japan 807
  • Good offices of the United States, request for the 248, 912, 1030
  • Governmental reforms in China 176
  • Great Britain:
    • agreement of alliance between Japan and 487
    • arbitration treaty between:
    • boycott of American goods at Singapore 503
    • commercial declaration between Greece and 514
    • commercial treaty between Nicaragua and, abolishment of the free port of San Juan del Norte 704
    • control of the customs revenues of the Dominican Republic by the United States 298
    • delimitation of the Alaskan boundary 478
    • firing on British fishing vessels by Russian war vessels. Report of commission of inquiry 473
    • Japanese house-tax controversy, arbitration of 692
    • Newfoundland fishery question 489
    • protection of Niagara Falls 480
    • protection of trade-marks in China 169
    • seizure of the Canadian schooner Agnes G. Donahoe by Uruguayan authorities 912
    • treaty between:
      • Japan and, regarding the commercial relations between Japan and India 610
      • Nicaragua and, relating to the “Mosquito Reserve” 702
      • United States and, for the relinquishment of extraterritorial rights in Zanzibar by the United States 485
    • visit of a British squadron, under command of Prince Louis of Battenberg, to the United States 476
  • Greece:
    • arbitration treaty between Belgium and 78
    • commercial arrangement between Belgium and 513
    • commercial declaration between Great Britain and 514
    • liability of naturalized American citizens under military and expatriation laws of their native country 510
    • revolutionary movement in Crete 505
    • rights of corporations, protocol relating to the, betweeu the Netherlands and 689
  • Guatemala and Honduras:
    • arrest of Charley Macmorley 530
    • ill treatment of Al Stebbens and wife by Guatemalan soldiers 525
    • rights of consular officers in judicial proceedings 517

H.

  • Hague convention of 1899, alleged violations of 618, 754
  • Hague peace conference of 1899, ratifications and adherences to the conventions and declarations of the 690
  • Hague, The, proposal for a second international peace conference at 828
  • Haiti:
    • asylum granted to government officials of, by the American legation 551
    • denial to do business to American citizens of Syrian origin 545
    • difficulty between the Dominican Republic and, in regard to the right of Dominican citizens (Syrians) to do business in 397
    • exclusion of Syrians from Haiti 532
    • extradition treaty between the United States and 554
  • Hawaii, citizenship of Chinese born in 735
  • Hay, John, Secretary of State of the United States, death of 6
  • Ho Choy Yeen, murder of, by American sailors 112
  • Honduras, See Guatemala and Honduras.
  • House-tax controversy between France, Germany, Great Britain, and Japan, arbitration of 692
  • Hungary. See Austria-Hungary.

I.

  • Ill treatment of Al Stebbins and wife by Guatemalan soldiers 525
  • Immigrants, Italian, admission of, to the United States 567
  • Immigration law of Costa Rica 704
  • Immunities:
  • Imprisonment of:
    • Afarian, Hovhanes, in Turkey 885
    • dragoman of the American legation in Turkey 881
    • Macmoreley, Charley, in Guatemala 530
    • servant of a native protégé of the United States in Morocco 684
    • Vartanian, Charles, in Turkey 885
  • Improvement of the Whangpu River 117
  • Indemnity, Chinese, payment of 145
  • Independence day of the Dominican Republic, celebration of 394
  • India, commercial relations between Japan and 610
  • Indians, Yaqui, depredations of, in Mexico 639
  • Indignity offered to the American consulate at Cienfuegos, Cuba 288
  • Insurrection in:
  • Integrity of China, preservation of the territorial 1, 581
  • Internal affairs of Panama, attitude of the United States toward the 716
  • International:
    • Agricultural Institute, establishment of 559
    • commission of inquiry on the firing of Russian war vessels on British fishing vessels, report of 473
    • convention for the suppression of the “White slave traffic” 462
    • maritime conference in regard to salvage and collisions at sea 69
    • peace conference at The Hague, proposal for a second 828
    • sanitary convention between the Argentine Republic, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay 38
    • treaty between the United States and certain American powers for the arbitration of pecuniary claims 650
  • Isthmian Canal Zone:
    • difficulty between Jamaican laborers and the Panama police 709
    • foreign consular officers in the 5
  • Isthmus of Panama, sanitary conditions on the 706
  • Italy:
    • admission of Italian immigrants to the United States 567
    • arbitration treaty between Denmark and 292
    • control of the customs revenues of the Dominican Republic by the United States 298
    • establishment of an international agricultural institute 559
    • extradition treaty between the Argentine Republic and, additional protocol to 33
    • fraudulent naturalization of Italian subjects in the United States 564
    • Moroccan conference 668
    • protection of trade-marks in China 175
    • treaty of commerce and navigation between Germany and 446
    • visit of the U. S. S. Minneapolis to Genoa 571

J.

  • Jamaican laborers on the Panama Canal, difficulty between the Panama police and 709
  • Japan:
    • agreement—
      • between Korea and, respecting the coast trade of Korea 630
      • between Korea and, regarding the communication service of Korea 612, 625
      • of alliance between great Britain and 487
    • alleged violations of the Geneva and The Hague conventions 618, 754
    • arbitration of the house-tax controversy 692
    • destruction of sea fowl on Midway and other north Pacific islands 576
    • exclusion of Japanese from Vladivostok 623, 832
    • mining law of 610
    • neutrality of—
      • China in the war between Russia and 5, 135, 581, 757
      • Denmark in the war between Russia and 295
      • United States in the war between Russia and 592, 786
    • peace negotiations between Russia and—Good offices of the President of the United States. Treaty of peace 807, 824
    • preservation of the territorial integrity of China 1, 581
    • protection of Japanese interests in Russia, by American diplomatic and consular officers 830
    • raising of the blockade of the Liaotung Peninsula 580
    • regulations for the defensive sea area at Kelung, Formosa 591
    • status and form of government of Manchuria 616
    • supervision over Korean foreign and administrative affairs by 612, 625, 832
    • tea subsidy 573
    • treatment, release, and exchange of prisoners of war 599, 795
    • treaty between Great Britain and, regarding commercial relations between Japan and India 610
    • treaties between Sweden and Norway and other powers, and the diplomatic and consular relations of those countries with other powers 867
    • withdrawal of the American legation from Korea 26, 613, 631
  • Jews in Russia, treatment of 831
  • Jones, Admiral John Paul, recovery of the body of, in France and its removal to the United States 417
  • Jurisdiction:
    • treaty between Denmark and Siam for the establishment of a system of 839
    • treaty between France and Siam for the delimitation of 833

K.

  • Kahn, Maurice, military service case of, in Germany 470
  • King of Norway, election of Prince Charles of Denmark as 295
  • King of Spain, attempt on the life of 846
  • Knight Commander, prize court decision in the case of the 742
  • Kongo Free State, investigation of affairs in 87
  • Korea:
    • agreement between Japan and, regarding the communication service of 612, 625
    • agreement between Japan and, respecting the coast trade of 630
    • supervision over Korean foreign and administrative affairs by Japan 612, 625, 832
    • withdrawal of the Korean legation from the United States and of the American legation from Korea 26, 613, 631

L.

  • Labaree, Rev. Benjamin W., murder of, in Persia 722
  • Labor troubles in Russia 762
  • Laborers, Jamaican, on the Panama Canal, difficulty between the Panama police and 709
  • La Paz-Arica Railroad, convention between Bolivia and Chile for the construction of 109
  • Laws:
    • immigration law of Costa Rica 704
    • license law in the Argentine Republic 49
    • maritime, international conference in regard to 69
    • mining law of Japan 610
    • monetary law of the Dominican Republic 412
    • monetary law of Mexico 655
    • patent medicine law of Cuba 263
    • pension law for diplomatic officers in the Argentine Republic 34
    • regulating the practice of professions in the Argentine Republic 35
    • regulating the registration of trade-marks in Chile 111
  • Legation, withdrawal of the American legation from Korea and of the Korean legation from the United States 26, 613, 631
  • Liability of American naturalized citizens under military and expatriation laws of their native country 67, 510
  • Liaotung Peninsula, raising of the blockade of, by Japan 580
  • Liberty, religious in Ecuador 414
  • License law in the Argentine Republic 49
  • Lotteries, treaty between the Argentine Republic and Uruguay for the suppression of 32
  • Luxemburg, treaty between the United States and, for the protection of trade-marks 635
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M.

  • Machinery, agricultural, prohibitory tariff on repair parts of, etc., in the Argentine Republic 45
  • Macmorley, Charley, arrest of, in Guatemala 530
  • Manchuria, status and form of government of 616
  • Maritime conference, international, in regard to salvage and collisions at sea 69
  • Maxwell, J. B., murder of, in Mexico 637
  • Maxwell, J. C, murder of, in Mexico 637
  • Maza é Ibarra, Felipe, claim of, against the United States 276
  • Medicine:
    • law regulating the practice of the profession of, in the Argentine Republic 35
    • patent, law of Cuba in regard to 263
  • Messages of the Presidents of:
  • Mexico:
    • abolition of the “Free Zone” of 658
    • contravention of the extradition treaty between the United States and 660
    • death of Ambassador Manuel de Aspíroz 654
    • depredations of Yaqui Indians 639
    • disinfection of vessels in Mexico by United States medical officers 649
    • message of the President of 658
    • monetary law of 655
    • murder of J. B. Maxwell, J. C. Maxwel, and Enoch Woodworth, in 637
    • treaty between the United States and certain American powers for the arbitration of pecuniary claims 650
  • Midway and other North Pacific islands, destruction of sea fowl on 576
  • Military service case of:
    • Decker, Joseph A., in Germany 472
    • Kahn, Maurice, in Germany 470
    • Peters, Hans Wilhelm, in Germany 465
  • Mining law of Japan 610
  • Mining regulations in China 234
  • Misuse of the flag of the United States in Brazil 97
  • Modus vivendi between Colombia and Peru 258
  • Modus vivendi between the United States and the Dominican Republic in regard to the control of the customs revenues of the Dominican Republic 298
  • Monetary law of:
  • Monopolies granted by Nicaragua 695
  • Monroe Doctrine and South American Governments 48
  • Montenegro:
    • diplomatic relations between the United States and, establishment of 664
    • proclamation of a constitutional government in 666
  • Morocco:
    • arrest of a servant of a native protégé of the United States 684
    • Moroccan conference 26, 668
  • Mosquito Reserve, treaty between Great Britain and Nicaragua relating to 702
  • Murder of:
    • Ho Choy Yeen, by American sailors 112
    • Labaree, Rev. Benjamin W., in Persia 722
    • Maxwell, J. B., in Mexico 637
    • Maxwell, J. C., in Mexico 637
    • Otto, Joseph, in Colombia 246
    • Woodworth, Enoch, in Mexico 637
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N.

  • Naturalization, fradulent, of Italian subjects 564
  • Naturalization treaties between Germany and the United States, nonapplicability of, to Alsace-Lorraine. See Military-service cases.
  • Navigation and commerce, treaties of, between Germany and Austria-Hungary, Belgium, Italy, Roumania, Russia, Servia, and Switzerland 61, 446
  • Navigation, free, of rivers common to neighboring countries 248, 1030
  • Netherlands:
    • arbitration treaties between the Netherlands and Denmark, France, and Great Britain 693
    • Japanese house-tax controversy, arbitration of 692
    • protection of trade-marks in China 172
    • ratifications and adherences to the conventions and declarations of The Hague peace conference of 1899 690
    • rights of corporations, protocol relating to the, between Greece and the 689
  • Neutrality of:
    • China in the war between Russia and Japan 5, 135, 581, 757
    • Denmark in the war between Russia and Japan 295
    • United States in the war between Russia and Japan 592, 786
  • Newfoundland fishery question 489
  • New York and Bermudez Company, sequestration of the property of the, by Venezuela 919
  • Niagara Falls, protection of 480
  • Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Salvador:
    • commercial treaty between Great Britain and Nicaragua. Abolishment of the free port of San Juan del Norte 704
    • concessions granted by Nicaragua 695
    • immigration laws of Costa Rica 704
    • settlement of the claim of P. S. R. Hugo Farrington against Salvador 702
    • treaty between Great Britain and Nicaragua relating to the “Mosquito Reserve” 702
  • North Sea incident, report of commission of inquiry 473
  • Norway. See Sweden and Norway.

O.

  • Oldhamia, prize court decision in the case of the 742
  • Opening of trade ports in China 161
  • Outrage on the American consulate at Cienfuegos, Cuba. 288
  • Otto, Joseff, murder of, in Colombia 246

P.

  • Panama:
    • attitude of the United States toward Panama in its internal affairs 716
    • difficulty between the police of Panama and Jamaican canal laborers 709
    • extradition treaty between the United States and 713
    • protection of Chinese interests in Panama by American diplomatic and consular officers 708
    • relations between Colombia and 239
    • sanitary conditions on the Isthmus of 706
  • Paraguay. See Uruguay and Paraguay.
  • Patent-medicine law of Cuba 263
  • Payment of the Chinese indemnity 145
  • Peace conference at The Hague of 1899, ratifications and adherences to the conventions and declarations of the 690
  • Peace conference, proposal for a second international, at The Hague 828
  • Peace negotiations between Russia and Japan. Treaty of peace 807, 824
  • Pecuniary claims, treaty between the United States and certain American powers for the arbitration of 650
  • Penal reforms in China 176
  • Pension law for diplomatic officers in the Argentine Republic 34
  • Persia, murder of Rev. Benjamin W. Labaree, an American missionary in 722
  • Peru:
    • arbitration treaty between Columbia and 255
    • arbitration treaty of limits between Colombia and 257
    • citizenship of Chinese born in Hawaii 735
    • commercial relations between Bolivia and 94
    • message of the President of 737
    • modus vivendi between Colombia and 258
    • treaty of commerce and customs regulations between Bolivia and 738
  • Peters, Hans Wilhelm, military service, case of, in Germany 465
  • Petroleum depots, establishments of, in Turkey 875
  • Pharmacy, law regulating the practice of the profession of, in the Argentine Republic 35
  • Pilcomayo River, boundary of the Argentine Republic and Paraguay, convention relating to 47
  • Political reforms in Russia 762
  • Port, free, of San Juan, abolishment of 704
  • Porto Ricans, citizenship of 542
  • Ports, trade, opening of, in China 161
  • Portugal:
    • commercial treaty between Switzerland and 740
  • Preservation of the territorial integrity of China 1, 581
  • President of:
    • Argentine Republic, message of 31
    • Brazil, message of 100
    • Chile, message of 110
    • Colombia, message of 239
    • Cuba, messages of 285
    • Dominican Republic, message of 396
    • Mexico, message of 658
    • Peru, message of 737
    • United States, good offices of, in the peace negotiations between Russia and Japan 807
    • United States, message of IX
    • Venezuela, message of 1037
  • Prince Charles, of Denmark, election of, as King of Norway 295
  • Prince Louis, of Battenberg, visit of British squadron under command of, to the United States 476
  • Prisoners of war, treatment, release, and exchange of, by Japan and Russia 599, 795
  • Prize-court decisions 742
  • Professions, laws regulating the practice of, in the Argentine Republic 35
  • Protection of:
    • Chinese interests in Panama by American diplomatic and consular officers 708
    • Japanese interests in Russia by American diplomatic and consular officers 830
    • Niagara Falls 480
    • Porto Ricans 542
    • Trade-marks in China 169
  • Protectorate, Japanese, over Korea 612, 625, 832
  • Proctocol. See Treaties.

R.

  • Railroad from Arica to La Paz, convention between Bolivia and Chile for the construction of 109
  • Railway concession, Canton-Hankau, cancellation of, by China 124
  • Ratifications of the conventions and declarations of The Hague peace conference of 1899 690
  • Real estate, right of foreign corporations in Turkey to own 880
  • Red Cross convention of 1864, alleged violations of 618
  • Reforms:
    • Penal, governmental, educational, and currency, in China 176
    • Political, in Russia 762
  • Regulations relating to mining in China 234
  • Relations:
    • between Colombia and Venezuela 248, 1030
    • commercial, between India and Japan 610
    • diplomatic and consular, between Sweden and Norway and other powers 867
    • diplomatic, establishment of, between the United States and Montenegro 664
    • diplomatic, presentation of credentials by the Colombian minister 245
    • diplomatic, resumption of, between the Argentine Republic and Uruguay 30
  • Religious liberty in—
  • Restrictions upon the sale of Bibles in Turkey 898
  • Resumption of diplomatic relations between the Argentine Republic and Uruguay 30
  • Revolutionary:
    • conspiracy in Colombia 261
    • disturbances in the Dominican Republic 404
    • movement in the Argentine Republic 27
    • movement in Crete 505
  • Rights of consular officers in judicial proceedings 517
  • Rights of the New York and Bermudez Company in Venezuela 919
  • Rivers:
    • common to neighboring countries, free navigation of 248, 1030
    • Pilcomayo, boundary of the Argentine Republic and Paraguay in the 47
    • Whangpu, China, conservancy of 117
  • Root, Elihu, appointment of, as Secretary of State of the United States 26
  • Roumania, treaty of commerce and navigation between Germany and 446
  • Russia:
    • alleged violations of the Geneva and The Hague conventions 618, 754
    • arbitration treaty between Belgium and 78
    • arbitration treaty between Denmark and 292
    • contraband of war. Prize court decisions 742
    • exclusion of Japanese from Vladivostok 623, 832
    • firing on British fishing vessels by Russian war vessels. Report of commission of inquiry 473
    • Japanese protectorate over Korea 612, 625, 832
    • labor troubles and political reforms in 762
    • neutrality of China in the war between Japan and 5, 135, 581, 757
    • neutrality of Denmark in the war between Japan and 295
    • neutrality of the United States in the war between Japan and 592, 786
    • peace negotiations between Japan and, good offices of the President of the United States; treaty of peace 807, 824
    • preservation of the territorial integrity and neutrality of China 1, 581
    • proposal for a second international peace conference at The Hague 828
    • protection of Japanese interests in, by American diplomatic and consular officers 830
    • religious liberty in 767
    • removal of Russian discriminatory tariff duties on American goods 801
    • treatment of Jews in 831
    • treatment, release, and exchange of prisoners of war 599, 795
    • treaty of commerce and navigation between Germany and 446

S.

  • Salvador. See Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Salvador.
  • Salvage and collision of vessels at sea, international conference in regard to 69
  • Sanitary conditions on the Isthmus of Panama 706
  • Sanitary convention, international, between the Argentine Republic, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay 38
  • Sanitation of Cuban cities 265
  • San Juan del Norte, Nicaruagua, abolishment of the free port of 704
  • Sea fowl, destruction of, on Midway and other North Pacific islands 576
  • Secretary of State John Hay, death of 6
  • Secretary of State Elihu Root, appointment of 26
  • Seizure of sugar in the Dominican Republic (see enforcement of the sugar-production tax) 391
  • Seizure of the Canadian schooner Agnes G. Donahoe by Uruguay 912
  • Sequestration of the property of the New York and Bermudez Company by Venezuela 919
  • Servia, treaty of commerce and navigation between Germany and 446
  • Siam:
    • abolition of gambling houses and slavery in 841
    • boycott of American goods by Chinese in 844
    • treaty between Denmark and Siam for the establishment of a system of jurisdiction in 839
    • treaty between France and Siam for the delimitation of their boundaries and for the establishment of a system of jurisdiction in 833
  • Singapore, boycott of American goods by Chinese at 503
  • Slavery for debt, abolition of, in Siam 841
  • Smith, Raymond and Sophie, settlement of claim of, against Colombia 260
  • Spain:
    • arbitration treaty between Belgium and 78
    • arbitration treaty between Denmark and 292
    • attempt on the life of the King of 846
    • measures taken for the attraction of foreign visitors to 850
    • Moroccan conference 668
    • swindle practiced on American citizens in 846
  • Stebbins, Al and wife, ill treatment of, by Guatemalan soldiers 525
  • Subsidy, Japan tea 573
  • Sugar-production tax in the Dominican Republic 391
  • Suit against the New York and Bermudez Company in Venezuela 919
  • Sultan of Turkey, attempt on the life of 883
  • Summons by courts, immunity of consular officers from 458
  • Sweden and Norway:
    • arbitration treaty between Belgium and 78
    • dissolution of the union between 853
    • election of Prince Charles of Denmark as King of Norway 295
    • extradition treaty between the United States and Norway 852
    • treaties between Sweden and Norway and other powers and the diplomatic and consular relations of those countries 867
  • Swindle practiced on American citizens in Spain 846
  • Switzerland:
    • arbitration treaty between Belgium and 78
    • commercial treaty between Portugal and 740
    • treaty of commerce and navigation between Germany and 446
  • Syrians:
    • denial of license to do business to, in Haiti 545
    • Dominican citizens, right of, to do business in Haiti 397
    • exclusion of, from Haiti 532

T.

  • Tariff:
    • duties, discriminatory, on American goods; removal by Russia 801
    • prohibitory, on parts of agricultural machinery, etc., in the Argentine Republic 45
    • treaties between Germany and Austria-Hungary, Belgium, Italy, Roumania, Russia, Servia, and Switzerland 61, 446
  • Taxes:
    • arbitration of the Japanese house-tax controversy 692
    • sugar-production tax in the Dominican Republic 391
  • Tea, prize court decision in the case of the 742
  • Tea subsidy, Japanese 573
  • Territorial integrity of China 1, 581
  • Trade-marks:
    • law of Chile regulating the registration of 111
    • protection of, in China 169
    • treaty between Luxemburg and the United States for the protection of 635
  • Trade ports, opening of, in China 161
  • Transportation of emigrants from Hungary 51
  • Treaties:
    • agreement between Japan and Korea for the supervision of Korean foreign and domestic affairs by Japan 612
    • agreement between Japan and Korea regarding the communication service of Korea 612, 625
    • agreement between Korea and Japan respecting the coast trade of Korea 630
    • agreement of alliance between Great Britain and Japan 487
    • arbitration of boundary dispute between Colombia and Ecuador 240
    • arbitration of pecuniary claims, treaty between the United States and certain American powers for the 650
    • arbitration treaty between the Argentine Republic and Brazil 103
    • arbitration treaty between Colombia and Peru 255
    • arbitration treaties between Belgium and Russia, Switzerland, Sweden and Norway, Spain, Denmark, and Greece 78
    • arbitration treaties between Denmark and Russia, Great Britain, Spain, and Italy 292
    • arbitration treaties between the Netherlands and Denmark, France and Great Britain 693
    • arbitration treaty of limits between Colombia and Peru 257
    • between Argentine Republic and Uruguay for the suppression of lotteries 32
    • between France and Siam for the delimitation of their boundaries and for the establishment of a system of jurisdiction in Siam 833
    • between Sweden and Norway and other powers and the diplomatic and consular relations of those countries 867
    • between the United States and Great Britain for the relinquishment of extraterritorial rights in Zanzibar by the United States 485
    • boundary treaty between Brazil and Ecuador 102
    • commerce and customs regulations, treaty of, between Bolivia and Peru 738
    • commerce and navigation, treaties of, between Germany and Austria-Hungary, Belgium, Italy, Roumania, Russia, Servia, and Switzerland 61, 446
    • commercial arrangement between Greece and Belgium 513
    • commercial declaration between Greece and Great Britain 514
    • commercial relations between Japan and India, treaty between Japan and Great Britain 610
    • commercial treaty between Great Britain and Nicaragua. Abolishment of the free port of San Juan del Norte 704
    • commercial treaty between Portugal and Switzerland 740
    • convention between the Argentine Republic and Paraguay for the determination of their boundaries in the Pilcomayo River 47
    • convention between Bolivia and Chile for the construction of a railroad from Arica to La Paz 109
    • extradition treaty between the Argentine Republic and Italy, additional protocol to 33
    • extradition treaty between the United States and Cuba 280
    • extradition treaty between the United States and Haiti 554
    • extradition treaty between the United States and Norway 852
    • extradition treaty between the United States and Panama 713
    • international convention for the suppression of the “white slave traffic” 462
    • international maritime conference in regard to salvage and collisions at sea 69
    • international sanitary convention between the Argentine Republic, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay 38
    • “Mosquito Reserve,” treaty between Great Britain and Nicaragua relating to 702
    • of peace and friendship between Bolivia and Chile 104
    • of peace between Russia and Japan 824
    • protocol between Greece and the Netherlands relating to the rights of commercial, industrial, and financial corporations 689
    • protocol between the United States and the Dominican Republic providing for the control of the customs revenues of the Dominican Republic by the United States 298
    • trade-marks, treaty between Luxemburg and the United States for the protection of 635
  • Trial of American citizens in Turkey:
    • Afarian, Hovannes 885
    • Vartanian, Charles 885
  • Turkey:
    • Attempt on the life of the Sultan of 883
    • Cretan claims commission awards 880
    • detention of American typewriting machines in 883
    • diplomatic immunities. Arrest of the dragoman of the American legation 881
    • display of foreign flags over private establishments 875
    • extraterritorial rights of the United States in trial of Charles Vartanian and Hovhanes Afarian 885
    • Increase of customs duties and establishment of petroleum depots 875
    • restrictions upon the sale of Bibles in 898
    • revolutionary movement in Crete 505
    • right of foreign corporations to own real estate in 880
  • Typewriting machines, detention of, in Turkey 883

U.

  • Union between Sweden and Norway, dissolution of 853
  • United States:
    • admission of Italian immigrants to the 567
    • appointment of Elihu Root as Secretary of State 26
    • arrest in Morocco of a servant of a native protégé of the 684
    • asylum granted to government officials of Haiti by the legation of the 551
    • attitude of, toward Panama in its internal affairs 716
    • boycott of American goods by Chinese at Singapore 503
    • boycott of American goods by Chinese in Siam 844
    • boycott of American goods in China 204
    • census of Chinese in the 166
    • claims of Luciano Arestuche and Felipe Maza é Ibarra against the 276
    • contract between Cuba and the, relating to sanitation of Cuban cities 265
    • contravention of the extradition treaty between Mexico and the 660
    • control of the customs revenues of the Dominican Republic by the 298
    • death of Secretary of State John Hay 6
    • delimitation of the Alaskan boundary 478
    • destruction of sea fowl on Midway and other islands of the North Pacific 576
    • diplomatic immunities, arrest of the dragoman of the legation of the, in Turkey 881
    • establishment of diplomatic relations between Montenegro and 664
    • extradition treaty between Cuba and the 280
    • extradition treaty between Haiti and the 554
    • extradition treaty between Norway and 852
    • extradition treaty between Panama and the 713
    • extraterritorial rights of, in Turkey 885
    • fraudulent naturalization of Italian subjects in the 564
    • good offices of the President of the, in the peace negotiations between Russia and Japan 807
    • good offices of the, requests for 248, 912, 1030
    • immunities of consular officers of the 458
    • liabilities of naturalized citizens of Austro-Hungarian origin upon their return to Austria-Hungary 67
    • liability of naturalized citizens of the, under military and expatriation laws of their native country 67, 510
    • message of the President of the IX
    • misuse of the flag of the, in Brazil 97
    • Monroe Doctrine and South American governments 48
    • Moroccan conference 26, 668
    • murder of Ho Choy Yeen by sailors of the U. S. S. Helena. 112
    • neutrality of, in the war between Russia and Japan 592, 786
    • Newfoundland fishery question 489
    • prohibition against the exportation of arms and ammunition to the Dominican Republic 398
    • protection of Niagara Falls 480
    • protection of Japanese interests in Russia, by diplomatic and consular officers of the 830
    • protection of Porto Ricans by the 542
    • protection of trade-marks of the, in China 169
    • recovery of the body of Admiral John Paul. Jones in France and its removal to the 417
    • request for good offices of the, in advocating the principle of the free navigation of rivers common to neighboring countries 248, 1030
    • request for good offices of the, in the matter of the seizure of the Canadian schooner Agnes G. Donahoe by Uruguay 912
    • rights of consular officers of the, in judicial proceedings 517
    • settlement of arbitrated foreign claims by Venezuela, and proposal for the arbitration of pending questions between Venezuela and the 1003
    • treaty between certain American powers and the, for the arbitration of pecuniary claims 650
    • treaty between Great Britain and the, for the relinquishment of extraterritorial rights in Zanzibar by the 485
    • treaty between Luxemburg and, for the protection of trade-marks 635
    • withdrawal of the American legation from Korea and of the Korean legation from the 26, 613, 631
  • Uruguay and Paraguay:
    • convention between the Argentine Republic and Paraguay for the determination of their boundaries in the Pilcomayo River 47
    • international sanitary convention between the Argentine Republic, Brazil, and 38
    • resumption of diplomatic relations between the Argentine Republic and Uruguay 30
    • seizure of the Canadian schooner Agnes G. Donahoe by Uruguay. Request for the good offices of the United States by Great Britain 912
    • treaty between the Argentine Republic and Uruguay for the suppression of lotteries 32

V.

  • Vartanian, Charles, trial of, in Turkey 885
  • Venezuela:
    • message of the President of 1037
    • navigation, free, of rivers common to neighboring countries 248, 1030
    • relations between Colombia and 248, 1030
    • sequestration of the property of the New York and Bermudez Company 919
    • settlement of arbitrated foreign claims by, and proposal for the arbitration of pending questions between the United States and 1003
  • Vessels, disinfection of, in Mexico, by United States medical officers 649
  • Violations, alleged, of the Geneva and The Hague conventions 618, 754
  • Visit of a British squadron to the United States 476
  • Visit of the U. S. S. Minneapolis to Genoa 571
  • Visitors, foreign, to Spain, measures for the attraction of 850
  • Vladivostok, exclusion of Japanese from 623, 832

W.

  • War between Russia and Japan:
    • alleged violation of The Hague convention of 1899. 618, 754
    • contraband of war. Prize court decisions 742
    • Japanese regulations for the defensive sea area at Kelung, Formosa 591
    • neutrality of China in the 5, 135, 581, 757
    • neutrality of Denmark in the 295
    • neutrality of the United States in the 592, 786
    • prisoners of war, treatment, release, and exchange of 599, 795
    • raising of the blockade of the Liaotung Peninsula by Japan 580
    • status and form of government of Manchuria 616
    • preservation of the territorial integrity of China 1, 581
  • Whangpu River, conservancy of 117
  • White slave traffic, international convention for the suppression of 462
  • Withdrawal of American legation from Korea and of the Korean legation from the United States 26, 613, 631
  • Woodworth, Enoch, murder of, in Mexico 637

Y.

  • Yaqui Indians, depredations of, in Mexico 639

Z.

  • Zanzibar, relinquishment of extraterritorial rights in, by the United States 485