Foreign Relations and Diplomacy

This theme includes accounts of foreign embassies to the Chinese court, texts of international treaties, foreign opinions on relations with the Chinese, historical and legal articles on Chinese relations with other countries, legislative proceedings and correspondence between policymakers.

Addresses presented to William T. Mercer, M.A., Oxon, colonial secretary, member of the executive and legislative councils, &c., and recently acting governor, of Hong Kong: with services, testimonials, &c. 1867 London
America and Japan 23 November 1917 New York
An American congressman in the Orient Austin, Richard W. 1915 Knoxville, Tenn.
American interests in Asia Moreno, Celso Ceasare 1869 New York
American interests in the Far East Barrett, John 1899 New York
American-Japanese intercourse prior to the advent of Perry Nitobe?, Inazo [1911] Washington
Asia's appeal to America Gulick, Sidney L.
The A B C's of the twenty-one demands Millard, Thomas F. 5 December 1921
British and foreign state papers, 1894-1895 Oakes, Augustus H.; Maycock, Willoughby 1900 London
The British colony of Hongkong and the Chinese government 1899 Hong Kong
The British commercial treaty with China 1902 Shanghai
British India. The duty and interest of Great Britain, to consider the condition and claims of her possessions in the East 1839 London
Can the hostile proceedings of the British at Canton be justified? E.J. 1857 London
China and Crete: a criticism and a warning Bartlett, E. Ashmead, Sir February 1899
China and the League of Nations Koo, V. K. Wellington; Wang, Cheng-Ting T. [1919?] London
China and the nations Gulick, Sidney L. [1915]
China Question MacDonald, James 1870 London
China under the republic Latourette, Kenneth Scott September 1921
China vs. Japan February 1919 New York
China's claims at the peace table March 1919 New York
China's intercourse with Korea Rockhill, William Woodville 1905 London
China's position in international finance [1918?] London
China's relation with the West Wu Ting-fang, 1842-1922 [1899] Philadelphia
China, Anglo-America, and corn: a lecture Sharp, Granville 1899 Hong Kong
China, Nepaul, Bhutan, and Sikkim: their mutual relations as set forth in Chinese official documents Parker, Edward Harper, 1849-1926 [1912] [Manchester, England]
China. Speech of the Right Hon. Lord Naas, M.P. in calling attention to our relations with China in the House of Commons, Monday, July 6, 1863 Naas, Lord 1863
China: Foreign Relations 1884-1887
Chinese expansion historically reviewed Suematsu, Kencho?, 1855-1920 [1905] [London]
Chinese intercourse with the countries of central and western Asia during the fifteenth century Bretschneider, E., 1833-1901 1877 Hong Kong
The Chinese question Hallett, Holt S.
Chino-Japanese treaties of 1915 1919 London
Chusan and Hong-Kong: with remarks on the treaty of peace at Nankin in 1842, and on our present position and relations with China Urmston, James B., Sir 1847 London
The conditions of peace between the East and the West DeForest, J.H. 1908
Congressional record, fifty-seventh Congress, first session, February 17 to March 1, 1902: discussion on China 1902 Washington
Convention between the United Kingdom and China respecting an extension of Hong Kong territory, signed at Peking, June 9, 1898 1898 London
Corea and the powers Duncan, Chesney 1889 Shanghai
Corea: from the Quarterly Review January 1883
Correspondence regarding the negotiations between Japan and Russia (1903-1904) 1904 Washington D.C.
The cyclopedic review of current history March 1901 Boston, Mass.
The destruction of Kagosima, and our intercourse with Japan Richard, Henry 1863 London
Diplomatic audiences at the court of China Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914 1905 London
Documents communicated by the president of the United States in relation to the treaty with the Ta Tsing empire United States Department of State [1845] [Washington]
Duty to the republic Sigel, Franz 1877 New York
The Eastern Question; a summary view of it for busy men, by one of themselves Bergner, Charles H. 1876 Harrisburg
The economic aspects of the Shantung question August 1919 New York
England and China: their future duty, interest, and safety: in a letter to the Right Hon. Sir R. Peel, bart. &c. &c. &c., by an Englishman 1842 London
The event of the hour 1876
Fair play for the Republic of China Seaman, Major Louis Livingston 18 November 1912 New York
First annual dinner of the Periodical Publishers' Association of America held at the New Willard Speer, Robert E. 1904 New York
The Foreign Office, and our policy in China: letters by H.N. Lay, C.B.; a letter by Captain Sherard Osborn, R.N., C.B.; with two replies by the Right Hon. E. Hammond, permanent under-secretary for foreign affairs Lay, Horatio N. 1868 [London]
A general view of Chinese civilization and of the relations of the west with China Laffitte, M. Pierre; Hall, John Carey 1887 Yokohama
A general view of Chinese civilization and of the relations of the West with China. From the French, translated by John Carey Hall Laffitte, Pierre, 1823-1903 1887 London
Germans as exponents of culture Frantzius, Fritz von 20 October 1914 Chicago
Has the United States a duty and a destiny to fulfill in China? Webster, John Lee, 1847- [1900?]
Helps for leaders of discussion groups Gulick, Sidney L.
The history of early relations between the United States and China, 1784-1844 Latourette, Kenneth Scott January 1918
The hostility of China Kang Yu Wei May 1906 New York
How is the queen's government to be carried on? March 1866 London
International conciliation: the United States and China Wei-Ching, W. Yen June 1909 New York
Is aboriginal Formosa a part of the Chinese Empire? 1874
Is Japan a menace to the United States? DeForest, J.H., Rev 1908 Washington D.C.
Journal of the American Association of China. Vol. 2, no. 5 (whole no. 20) November, 1907, Secretary Taft's visit to Shanghai American Association of China 1907 Shanghai
Kidnapped in London: being the story of my capture by, detention at, and release from the Chinese legation, London Sun Yat-sen, 1866-1925 1897 Bristol
League of Nations. Chinese delegation. Revision of unequal treaties: China appeals to the League of Nations Chao-Hsin Chu 1926 London
Lest we forget: a keepsake from the nineteenth century [1901?]
Letter from legation of the United States in China Davis, Jno. W.; Forbes, R.B. 16 May 1850
Letter from Ta-Ping-Wang, Toungoo Ta-Ping-Wang 24 September 1862
Letter to the Right Hon. Charles Grant, president of the Board of Control, on the present state of British intercourse with China Marjoribanks, Charles 1833 London
Letter to the Right Hon. Charles Grant, president of the board of control, on the present state of British intercourse with China Marjoribanks, Charles 1833 London
Letter to the Right Honourable Viscount Palmerston on British relations with China Lindsay, Hugh Hamilton, 1802-1881 1836 London
Manchu relations with Tibet, or Si-tsang Parker, E.H.
A memoir of the principal occurrences during an embassy from the British Government to the court of China in the year 1816 Morrison, Robert, Rev Dr 1819 London
A memoir of the principal occurrences during an embassy from the British government to the court of China in the year 1816 Morrison, Robert, 1782-1834 1820 London
A memorial of Anson Burlingame, late envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary from the Chinese empire to the treaty powers Boston (Mass.) City Council [1870] [Boston]
Message from the president of the United States to the two houses of Congress at the beginning of the first session of the fifty-first Congress, with the reports of the heads of departments and selections from accompanying documents Michael, W.H. 1890 Washington
Message from the President of the United States, in answer to a resolution of the Senate of February 25, 1845, in reference to the correspondence between the commander of the East India squadron and foreign powers, &c... United States Navy [1846] [Washington]
The morning of my life in China: comprising an outline of the history of foreign intercourse from the last year of the regime of Honorable East India Company, 1833: to the imprisonment of the foreign community in 1839 Nye, Gideon, 1812-1888 1873 Canton
A most solemn and important epistle to the emperor of China Wolcot, John, Dr [1817]
Mutual helpfulness between China and the United States Wu, Ting-Fang 1901 Washington
The Nation, volume CIV 1917 New York
New Japan and her problems Gulick, Sidney L. [1916]
Niles' Weekly Register Niles, H. 1817 Baltimore
Notes of a trip to the island of Saghalin Anderson, Geo. C. 1881 Shanghai
On the knowledge possessed by the Ancient Chinese of the Arabs and Arabian Colonies, and other Western countries Bretschneider, E. 1871 London
The open door in China Lin, C.J. November 1921
Opinion of the attorney general concerning the judicial authority of the commissioner or minister and of consuls of the United States in China and Turkey Cushing, Caleb, United States Attorney-General 1855 Washington
Order in council for China & Japan 1881 Privy Council, Great Britain 1881 Shanghai
Our interests in China. A letter to the Right Hon. Earl Russell, K.G. Lay, Horatio N. 1864 London
Our interests in China: a letter to the Right Hon. Earl Russell Lay, Horatio N. [1864] London
Our national relations with China Bishop of Victoria 1857 London
Our policy in China Sinnett, Alfred Percy 1869 London
Our relations with China Richard, Henry 1876 London
The Pacific and the Amoor. Naval, military, and diplomatic operations from 1855 to 1861 Marx, Francis May 1861 London
The Periodical February 1918 New York
A plea for fair play and the recognition of the Chinese Republic Seaman, Louis Livingston, Major 1913
The political state of the British Empire Adolphus, John 1818 London
The powers in the Pacific 1903 Shanghai
The quarrel between Great Britain and China April 1840
Quarterly register of current history 1891
Questions of the day. No 1 Tyler, Captain 1857 London
The rationale of England's attitude toward China Nye, G. [1876?]
Reception and entertainment of the Chinese embassy, by the city of Boston 1868 Boston
The relations between China and Japan during the last twenty-five years 1919 London
The relations between China, Russia and Mongolia Williams, E.T. October 1916
Reports, minutes and despatches, on the British position and prospects in China Martin, Robert Montgomery, 1803?-1868 [1846] London
The responsibility of Great Britain for the present crisis in China, and our duties for the future in the Far East Pickering, W.A. 1900 London
The royal visit to Shanghai 1890
The rupture with China, and its causes: including the opium question, and other important details, in a letter to Lord Viscount Palmerston by a resident in China 1840 London
The Russians in Manchuria Kropotkin, P. May 1901
The Russo-Chinese question August 1880 Shanghai
Settlement at last in China February 1901
A sketch of Russo-Chinese intercourse Williams, Frederick Wells, 1857-1928 [1891] [New Haven]
The Spectator 1848 London
Speech on the bill appropriating forty thousand dollars to enable the president to establish commercial relations between the United States and China Clark, J.C. 1843 Washington
Substance of the speech of Lord Grenville, on the motion made by the Marquis Wellesley in the House of Lords, on Friday, the 9th of April, 1813, for the production of certain papers on Indian affairs Grenville, Lord [1813] London
Thirty years' view; or, a history of the working of the American government for thirty years, from 1820 to 1850 Benton, Thomas Hart 1889 New York
Treaties and conventions concluded between the United States of America and other powers since July 4, 1776 1889 Washington
A treaty between the United States of America and the Ta Tsing Empire 1845
Treaty of commerce and navigation between China and Japan made at Peking, July 21st, 1896 1896 Shanghai
Treaty of commerce and navigation rules, text of agreements between Great Britain and China 1902 Shanghai
The Treaty of Nanking, signed August 29th, 1842, and the supplementary treaty, signed October 8th, 1843. In the Chinese and English languages 1844 Macau
Tribute of the Chamber of Commerce of the state of New-York, to the memory of Anson Burlingame, late ambassador from China, March 3d, 1870 Cowdin, Elliot C. 1870 New York
The truth about Shantung: moral, legal, economic and political aspects The Chinese Students' Alliance of the United States August 1919 New York
Wanted - a man for Pekin Walker, Guy M. 1909
Washington, D. C. Conference on the limitation of armament, 1921-1922. Conversations between the Chinese and Japanese representatives in regard to the Shantung question The Chinese Delegation 1923 Washington
The West Coast Magazine West, Ozmun; Foo Pan Key August 1911 Los Angeles
What shall we do with our dependencies? Storey, Moorfield 1903 Boston
Why China refused to sign the peace treaty July 1919 New York
The world peace and Chinese tariff autonomy 1919 London
World reconstruction The American Branch of the World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship Through the Churches