Message from the President of the United States, communicating a copy of a treaty between the United States and his Majesty the Emperor of all the Russias, and recommending an appropriation for the payment for the territory ceded to the United States, and legislation for the occupation and government of the same.
Message on a Treaty with Russia. 16 July. SED 17, 40-1, v1, 4p.  Treaty of 20 June 1867. involving the cession of Alaska; article 3 states that all residents of the territory, excepting Indians, will receive U.S. citizenship.
Johnson's Bibliographic Reference
Serial Set Citation
Alaska * Citizenship, U.S. * Russia
Senate Executive Document
Congressional Document Number
S. Exec. Doc. No. 17, 40th Cong., 1st Sess. (1867)
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