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Control of the Panama Canal must be perpetual

Author:
Unknown
Date:
1902
Description:
Legal arguments supporting the need to reach an agreement with Colombia that allows for a perpetual lease of the land around the proposed Panama Canal.
Subject:
Treaties--Interpretation and construction, Leased territories, International relations, Panama--Panama Canal, Colombia, Hay, John, 1838-1905, Concha, Jose Vincente, 1867-1929
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o284000
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