Reservation of rights of the United States with respect to claims of other nations to sovereignty in the Antarctic 1
1. For previous correspondence regarding the Antarctic, see Foreign Relations, 1938, vol. i, pp. 972 ff. See also Green H. Hackworth, Digest of International Law (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1940), vol. i, pp. 449–465.
[Received March 9.]
 The British Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs ( Halifax ) to the American Ambassador in the United Kingdom ( Kennedy )