X1&ERINE THE AT?.
$. Trearyvof peace and amity concluded this prefeutday'lami
of .the Luthe twenty-Ari- l
nar Saler year of the, Hegita
1210, corr?fpoding with iatur-- ,
lay the fifth of September, 179J.
between Haflan Bafliaw, Dey of
Algiers, his Divan and fubjecls,.
and George Washington, .Prefi-eleof the United States'" of
orth America, and the Citizens
of the said United States.
any vefre! of NvaVto
arrital of part pf the .Brililh Bcii
at Baibpdoes. Two sail arrived,
on the 20th of Januaiy and 13 sail
of the line about eight days aficr.
by llie' Dey in person, and no otlien
t war with the United States of Anydilputes that may ante beNorth America, or any veflel capa tween the vitizeno of the United
ble oFcr'uifing to the detriment of fetares hall be decided by the Coin
thc'commcrce of the United Stares. 1 fi . ,. thev are in fucli cases hot
Art. 8. Any citizen of the United. States of North America, having bought any prize condemned
by the Algerines, fliallnot beagain
captured by theciuifersof thelie-genc- y
then at sea, although they
have not a pallport j a certificate
from the Consul relident bting
deemed sufficient, until such time
they tan procure such palfpoit.
Ait. 9. Is any of the Barbary
and not with moie feveiity Should
any Citizen ol the United States of
North America, in the above predicament, escape Prison, the Conful lhall not become, aiifwerable
Art. 17. The consul of th'eUni- , ted Stats of Noith America, fliall
h.ivp cn?rv neflo', al lecUntv iven
y,jn aild ,5s household ; He fliall
hav6 liberty to exercise his religion
in his own house. Allflavtsof the
same religioh ihall hot be impeded
in going to said Consul's house,
at hours of prayei 1 he tonful
fliall have liberty and peifohal
given to him to travel whenever he pleases, within the Regetl-c: He fliall have a fiee licente
to go on boaid any veflel lying in
our loads, whenever he fliall think
sit. The, Consul fliall have leave
to appoint his own Drogaman and
Art. 18. Should a war break out
between tie two nations, the Conful ot the United States of North
America, and Al citizens of said
States ihall have leave to embaik
themftKes and pioperty unnioleft;-ed- ,
on board of what veflel and
they fliall think pioper.
'Art. jo. Should the ciuifersof
Algleis capture tin veflel, having
citizens of ilie United States 01
Noith America oil board, th'ey having papeis to piove they aie leal
ly io, they and t!ieir propel ty ihall
be immediately difchargtd. And
fliould the vefltls of the United
States capture any itflels of na
tions at w ar ith them, having
of this regency on board, thty
fliall Le nested ill like wanner.
Art. 20. On a veflel of war belonging to the United Sfates of
Noith America anchoring in our
orts the conlnl is to infoiin the
Dey of their arrival ; and flie fliall
be (aimed with 21 guns; which
flic is to return in the same quan- -
he huhiber of ii oops said to be
as to be the place of rendezvous.
The troops that had been at
been carried to Martinique, vheifc
preparations veie making to go
iniWtd, vas ib,coOi
J subject to the laws ol this Regency
AtV. 16. fliould any Citiscrt of
the United States of North Ameri
ca, kill wound or strike a fubjeel
of. this Regency, he fliall be pun-iihe- d
in the same mahnerasa Turk,
AUGUSTA, feb. iS.
On Thutfday last his excellency
the governor made the following
communication to the legiflatuie.
The honorable the president of the
feharc, and the honorable the
rpeaker of the house of reprefent-utive-
Artlttl.T ROM the date of the
present treaty, there fliall fubfilt a ns" Nnrrh Aini"r!r.i. (Iiall tanture a- firm and iincere peace and amity ny
American veflel and bung hfr
between the president and citizens
into any Ot theoortsot tins Ke
Aof the United States of North
gency, they (hall not be permit
merica, and Haflan Balh&w, Dey of to sell her but fliall depiit the port
Algiers, his Divan and fubjetts ; on procuring the requlfite supplies
Louisville, February 10, 1796
Yeiterday evening I leeivtd exane veneis ana lumects 01 ootn 11aptoviholi.
'tions reciprocally treating each - of Art.
prsfs, a letter fi 0111 Major BlaCk-lliir10. Any veflel belonging ro
mer wun ctviiny, nonor ana rei the Uniied States Of North Ame
(a copy of whieh'I do
the honor to inclofc you hereat war r with1 a!hy other
Art. 2. All veflels belonging to nation fliall be permitted to send
with) in cohfequence of the
the citizens of the United States 01 their prizes into the ports Of the
it contains, I have di- - '
reeled a detarchinent of hoife to
North America, (hall be permitted Regency, have leave to tlifpofe ot
be put in motion, and general
to enter the different pors of the them, without paying any duties
'1 V iggs hav e eceived my orders to
Regency, to trade with our
veflbls wanton sale thereof. All
or any other perfpns efu'ing
make 1 turner arrangements for'the
provifiortsor refreshments fliail
within our jurifdiCtion, on paying ing
immediate protetftion of the fron-'tie- r
permitted to buy them atmaik'
the usual duties at our cuitoin-liouf- e be price.
I inull bfcg leave tofifggeft the
that is. paid by all nations at et Art.
lit Allfliipsof' war belongpeace with this Regency : obferv
necefhry ns provifiofi bping made
ing to the United States of North
ing that all goods disembarked and America, on aiuhoi ingin the ports
for the lemoyalidf-- the magazine
not sold here fliall be permitted to of tile Regency, fliall receive the
in Augulla todilspilace.
without paying y usual presents ofpiovifions
duty whatever, either for
A copy from th original.
gratis. Should ahy of
or embarking. All namake
val and military itoi es, such as gun the Haves of this RegencyTeflels,
their escape on boai d said
powder, lead, ii on, plank, uilphur,
they fliall be immediately returnAbout two hours ago niyfelf
timber lor building, tar, pitch,
excuse fliall be tnadc that
ahd i7inenveie on tho trail of "
turpentine, & any other oods ed ; no
themfelveS among ft
some horses that the Indians hatl
denominated naval and miHtaiy theypeople hid cannot be sound, or
lloleti from our neighbbiiiood,
llores, fliall be permitted to be sold, the
,any other equivocation.
one mile above Cair's BlniF
in this Regency,' without Davinir,i Art.
ii. No citi7enof the Uni
was ambuscaded by a party ot Inany duties whatever at the cuiiom
ted States of North America, fliall
dians supposed o be 100, at leall
house of this Regency.
ltjdeem any slave
there Mete 150 'guns sired by the
Art. 3 1 he veflels of both na be oblite to even fliould
tions (hall pass each other without
two parties, their numbeiS being
his brother j neither fliall the ownso far fupcrior to
any impediment or ltioleftation
ouis, w e supposell him
fed ourfel ves not to be able to drive
nnd all goods, monies or pailbn- - er of a flavc will foiced to such
them, but flood till they began to
ge,sj of whatfoevci- - nation, that against
must be made" by
fcf 3nay be on board of rhe veflels be- fui round ns,at w hich time vt movof pai ties. Should a (iy Ameed oil' in order, and made a safe re
m longitnr 10 ejJicr p'my, iliall bei
be taken on tfbaid an
confidtied as inviolable, and lhall ' rican citizen
treat with! the lofs;f( men milling,
enemy's fliip,by the ci uifers of this
jbe allowed to pass unniolcited.
but have a l.ope t) t il.ty aie net
Regency, having a lcgular pailjiort
rt. A. -All illinsnf v:r bflnnnr- all killed ; at tl is tl'c fettk-men,.
lpeciijing they ate citizens of the
alarmed ard hiunLly rravisthe
i.v Litis i. " ...v, , uii 111.11411"
United States, they fliall be
ol goveinmejit. I expect
vi'h merchant veflels belonging to
set at liberty. On the con- Tto gf t what mt it i can and fuppOrc
citizens of the United States, fliall
be allowed to visit them with two trary, they having nopal port, they
fieh provi fions 011 L Jlcl ' s thib fiontier to the lalt txtremny,
persons only beilde the rowers ' and their property fliall be conii- - is cufloniary, gratis
it is out of my powtr to give jour
this Ivegen-cArt, 11. i lie omul of the United excellency teiliiuonials tf this at
these two being only permitted to deied lawful prize ; as thcirpail-portknow their friends by
States of North America, ihall not piefent, but pawn niyfelf, that at
goon board laid veifel, without
be required to pay any duty on any any rime, it is called toi the while
obtaining express leave from the
citiArt. 13. Shonld any of the
things fiom a foreign couiuiy for paity will make afTdavit of tle
commander of said vefl'el, vv ho lhall
zens of the United States of North
compare the pallport, and immedi
the use of his house and family.
e expeiTt to be attacked
America, die within the limits of Art. 22. Should any diltuibance
ately permit said veflel 10 proceed
on lome quarrei within 2 or 3 hours
on her voyage unmolcfled. All this Regency, the Dey and his
take place between the citizens of
ihall not interiere with the the United States and the iubjtL'ts nuiil therefore deiifl while I
ihipsr of war belonging to the
niyfelf, your exitllency's
; but it
of the deceased
united States of North America, piopeityunder the immediate di. of this iegency,orbieak any diticle obedient and er humble ler'vant.
ot this tieaty, war ihall not be deoh meeting with an Algerinecruif- D. LiJ.ACKSIllilE. 1. M.
er, and lhall havefeen her pallport leclion of thfc Consul ; unless
clared immediately; but every His exrellency governor liwin,
disposed of by will. Should
and ceitificate from the Consul of
be feanhed into legnlarly,
the United States of North Ameri- thei e be no consul, the effects some and the paity injured ihll be
deposited in the hands of
ca, lefident ilj4flSocn
ol a letttr from a Spanish
person woitliy of trust, until the
be periniiyfoTfpfpteea ors her
On the a ill of the Luna of Safer,
gentleman to a mei chant in
cruise ugiTtole.led : nopafiport to party fliall appear who has a right I2io,coireiponding v ith the jihof
dated December 3,
be illmra 'to any ihips but fucli as to demand them; when they ihall September, J 795, Jo'epb Donald- I7pi.
cuder an account of the property.
anlmSutelv the proncitv of the Neither fliall the Dey or Divan son, jun. 011 the part of the Uni- " I transmit you the incloftd
the United States; and
.ted .States of North Ametica, a- printed paper, and requeil you
leityitee'ri months fliall be the term give hindrance in the execution of greed with Haflan Baihaw, Dey of to ihew it to
allowed for furnilhing the ihipsof any vv'ill that may appear.
Algiers, to keep the articles con.
UnitArt. 14. No citizen of the
the United States wHi pailports.
.tainedin this treaty facre'd
Art. 5. No commander of any ed States of North America, shall
which wethe'Dey and Gained by the lrmies under
be obliged to pui chase any goods
Divan pi omife to observe, in
; but on the conagamll his
shall be allowed to take any per-lbof the United Mates paytrary, ihall be allowed to purchase ing annually the value of 12, coo
of whatever nation or denomipleaieth him. The Algerine, sequins in maratime
nation, out of any veflel belonging whatever it
I hall en to impart toyou our triConlul of the United States of N.
tothe United States of North
lloies. Should tile United States umphs The checks we have met
Amei ica, or any other citizen, fliall forward a larger quantity
order to examine them,
with obliired us to ivrnl.c- new Vffm rs
or under pi etence of making them not be amenable ior debts contracvernlus fliall be paid for in monevj. which aie crowned by the most
cons fi any thing desired ; neither ted by any one of their own nati-by the Dey and Regency. AflyJl ;ipicnoia and n'.glt clicntial luccel,
on ; unless previouily they have veflel
, fttall they inflict any corporal
that may be captured fioinv and of which a
so to do.
or any way else inolesl: given a written obligation
ine aate or tins treaty or peace ana be the neceflary cenrtquence.
Should the Dey want to freight
fliall immediately be delivYou have hearewf the
American veflel that may be in amity, on her arrival in Algiers.
Art.&. Is any veflel belonging
efleclet'by Gen Jonr-da- n
the Regency or Turkey, said vefto the United States of Noitli
: This iKilfujnianceuview 01k-e- d
fel not being ti imaged , in conflhall be Uranded on the
up the confkhnce of iheAuilri-a- n
cast of this Regency, they fliall erence ofthe friendfliip fubfifling
General Chfajt ; he made
two nations, he exVizik Hassan Bashaw.
ceiye every poflible afliitance
Auldeii and viorous attacks: carto have the preference given
alHm the fubjec1:sof this Regency ; pects
ried all our woks- before Majence,
hj goods saved from the wreck him, on his paying the fanie fi eight
Joseph Donaldson Jim.
took our artilry and a quantity
edjl be permitted to be re embark-w- ? offered by any other nation.
of arum lining al)d formed a plaa
Any disputes 01 suits at
on board of any other veflel,
j to besiege ij&mbiiigh ;
cu.hout paying 'any duties at the "l.iw, that mav rhe place between ' Capt Freeman from St. Croix, j mediately aier publiihcd his ad
regency and the informs, that he was 111 St.
anced pog a far as Ijjevcs,
WJt. 7. The Algerinesarcnpt, on citi.ens of the United States of 26 days ogo. At that time they JTicnegru
pretence whatever, to give or North America, lhall be decided had authentic accounts theie of the J