Congressional Serial Set
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1901
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.
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The affidavit of Mr . Dacre , made in London , in 1873 , while Mr . Webster was in
that city endeavoring to obtain reparation from the Govern . ment of Great Britain ,
imparts valuable information concerning the transactions under consideration .
The Government of Great Britain , in reply to the representations of the envoy of
the United States , stated that the colonial govern . ment of New Zealand was or .
dered in March , 1841 , to recog . nize and confirm all bona fide purchases made
The compiler of this report assumed without any warrant that this sum was stated
and advanced as a claim by this Govern . ment against Great Britain . This error ,
as we have shown , was corrected in 1876 by Secretary Fish . It was again ...
In Mr . Webster ' s case this assurance was flagitiously violated by the colonial
authorities , and the British Govern . ment , in the note addressed to Mr . Lincoln
by which it refuses to consider Mr . Webster ' s claim , has ratified this violation of
The pay . ment made to the natives for this land appears to have been - cash ,
108 . ; goods , £79 108 . ; total , £80 , paid prior to 1810 . Claimant has also
promised to build a schooner , value £200 , for the natives . Adred of sale was ...
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