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Photo:  China's open door; a sketch of Chinese life and history
Year: 1900 (1900s)
AuthorsWildman, Rounsevelle, 1864-1901
PublisherBoston, Lothrop Publishing Company
Contributing LibraryThe Library of Congress
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sno rain had fallen in the Provinces of Shansi andShensi, and the raising of the commonest necessi-ties of life was impossible. Li Hung Chang wasdeputed by the regents to take charge of the dyingmillions, and subscription papers were circulatedall over the world. The foreign relief committeein Shanghai raised 204,560 taels, a portion ofwhich it is to be hoped reached the masses, al-though peculation among the distributers was rife. In 1881 the emperor gave Korea formal permis-sion to contract treaties with foreign countries.Admiral Shufeldt, on the part of the UnitedStates, had, however, already entered into a treatyof peace, amity, and commerce with Korea, in1882; Japan, in 1876 ; and England, in 1883.China hoped by this concession to place Korea onsuch a basis that by means of treaties she couldin a measure enter the family of nations, and befreed from all danger of Russian aggression. TheUnited States so far recognized Korea as to ac-credit Lucius H. Foote as minister to that coun-
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