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Acceptance of cessions of certain Samoan Islands.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Insular Affairs

Acceptance of cessions of certain Samoan Islands.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Insular Affairs

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coral reefs and islands,
  • Indians of North America -- Land tenure,
  • American Samoa

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAcceptance of cessions of certain Samoan islands
    SeriesH.rp.2451
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16154648M

    American Samoa consists of five main islands and two coral largest and most populous island is Tutuila, with the Manuʻa Islands, Rose Atoll, and Swains Island also included in the territory. All islands except for Swains Island are part of the Samoan Islands, located west of the Cook Islands, north of Tonga, and some miles ( km) south of l: Pago Pago. Both American Samoa and the British colony of Fiji were created by a cession deed in the ’s. American Samoa arose because of the Deed of Cession of Tutuila. The local chiefs from the island of Tutuila signed this treaty with the United States on Ap

    The Samoa Islands: Material Culture Vol 2 by Augustin Kramer, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Posts tagged: Land and Titles. News from Cabinet, 24 February Febru Funefe'ai Dikaiosune Atoa Tamaalii Cabinet Releases, Latest News. 1. Report on Ministerial Conference on Civil Registration and Vital Statistics. 2. Buy Samoa Made Trade Show, Australia. 3. Samoa Law and Justice Sector Plan

    Joint Resolution To amend Public Resolution Numbe Seventieth Congress, second session, approved Febru , entitled "Joint resolution to provide for accepting, ratifying, and confirming the cessions of certain islands of the Samoan group to the United States, and for other purposes." PDF: Chapter 7. The Samoan islands of Upolu and Savaii and the small islands of Apolima and Manono, west of degrees west longitude, were declared a protectorate of the German Empire and became known as German Samoa, with flag-raising on 1 March and appointment of Wilhelm Solf as governor. This "happy acquisition" was viewed in Germany as a "splendid Location: Washington.


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Acceptance of cessions of certain Samoan Islands by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Insular Affairs Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Samoa Islands: An Outline of a Monograph With Particular Consideration of German Samoa: Constitution, Pedigrees and Traditions With 3 Plates, 4 Maps and 44 Illustra.

Augustin Kramer's account of his sojourn in the Samoa Islands from to /5(7). Flashcardexchange also appears to have flashcards for the Samoan Word book that is also available on Amazon. Even though Mental Case can support audio samples in flash cards unfortunately none of the Flashcardexchange cards have them.

- Gagana Samoa Mo Pisikoa. To gain more experience learning from native speakers I Cited by: 1. The Samoa Islands: Vol 1: Constitution, Pedigrees and Traditions The Samoa Islands: An Outline of a Monograph with Particular Consideration of German Samoa, Augustin Krämer Author.

Popular Samoan Books Showing of 33 Where We Once Belonged (Paperback) by. Sia Figiel (shelved 3 times as samoan) I'm used to it back in the Islands,' I laughed tiredly. Acceptance of cessions of certain Samoan Islands. book settled down on the floor.

The three rugs I had brought to cushion my back worked surprisingly well. It was almost more comfortable than the thin mats on the cold. About seventeen years ago, I devoted a chapter in my book, “Navigating the Future,” to a discussion on our relationship with the United States.

As I noted then, and even now, we ought to look at whether being an unorganized, unincorporated territory is a good political status for American Samoa. culture, which was under perceived threat from the fatal impact of settler colonialism. Third, I have coined the term “Polynesian Primitivism” to explain the ways a hegemonic.

project of knowledge, science, and culture was and continues to be mapped upon bodies. and islands in Oceania. Commencing on the of February, the Pasifika Education Centre (PEC) will roll out a new range of compact and targeted Pacific language classes to suit the busy lives and interests of their adult learners, says Chief Executive Officer Christine Nurminen pins.

The islands of Western Samoa have first settled about 3, years ago, after a very gradual migration eastwards into the Pacific from people originating in South Eastit seems, was the cradle of the Polynesian culture, and archaeological evidence suggests settlers from Samoa then spread to the other islands of Polynesia including Hawaii, Tahiti, and New Zealand.

THE MEAD-FREEMAN CONTROVERSY over the nature of Samoan culture, and especially Samoan sexual conduct, has provoked popular and professional commentary for more than a decade.

One reason the controversy has been so engaging is that many of the issues are not specific to Samoa but rather involve broader questions of context, rhetoric, ideology.

Books (52) Videos (2) Filter by Availability Physical Items (51) Online Items (1) Filter by Date s (39) s (7) s (6) Filter by Collection An account of the adventures of Colonel Albert B. Steinberger, who became Premier of the Islands and his deportation from Samoa.

American Samoa Code Annotated: A Codification of the Public Laws of American Samoa, Volume 1 American Samoa Code Annotated: A Codification of the Public Laws of American Samoa, American Samoa: Author: American Samoa: Publisher: Book Publishing Company: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

SAMOA is the story of the islands and their people – of Ratu the ancient mariner, leading his people on a voyage of discovery; of Moana, the canoe builder and navigator; of Manu, the keeper of the Sacred Myths, and missionary Evan Surrey, who overcomes the deep-seeded prejudices of the Christian Church to change the course of Samoa’s religious and political history in the mid-nineteenth century/5(29).

37 See Kramer, Samoa Islands, vol 1, 38 Foniti (informant), discussion with the author Aug 39 Nuutele is one of the inhabited islands located on the eastern side of Upolu in Aleipata district. It is also known as Vini, a name given by Robert Louis Stevenson when he visited this part of Upolu.

40 This tradition is still active. The Samoan Islands are an archipelago covering 3, km 2 (1, sq mi) in the central South Pacific, forming part of Polynesia and the wider region of Oceania. Administratively, the archipelago comprises all of the Independent State of Samoa and most of American Samoa (apart from Swains Island, which is geographically part of the Tokelau Islands).The nearest land masses of the two Samoan Largest settlement: Apia (pop.

38,). Lagaga: A Short History of Western Samoa by Malama Meleisea et al. Recommended retail price $ Edited by Malama Meleisea and Penny Schoeffel Meleisea, Lagaga covers Samoan history from early Polynesian arrival through the missionary era, independence in and the first two decades of the State of Western Samoa.

Ably discussed by Malama and twelve others, Lagaga, first published in. American Samoa consists of five main islands and two coral atolls. The largest and most populous island is Tutuila, with the Manua Islands, Rose Atoll, and Swains Island also included in the territory.

American Samoa is part of the Samoan Islands chain, located west of the Cook Islands, north of Tonga, and some miles south of Tokelau. At various times, America, Germany, and New Zealand wanted to get certain Samoa islands. Currently this island nation is divided into Samoa and Western Samoa.

In the life of the inhabitants of these two regions, there are some differences. Election of Samoan Governor and Lieutenant Governor: hearing before the Subcommittee on Territorial and Insular Affairs of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives; Ninety-fourth Congress, second session; on H.R.to amend the joint resolution entitled, "Joint Resolution to provide for accepting, ratifying, and confirming the cessions of certain islands of.

The Samoan Islands were first settled some 3, years ago as part of the Austronesian 's early and more current history is strongly connected with the histories of Tonga and Fiji, which are in the same region, and with whom it shares historical, genealogical, and cultural traditions.

European exploration first reached the islands in the early 18th century. InUS received Pago Pago through annexation (American Samoa), Germany took western Samoa, and Britain got the Gilbert islands and Salomon islands Alfred T. Mahan a captain that became a major populizer for the "New Navy" (a push for a modern imperial navy with extended powers towards "blue water" command of the seas).

Election of Samoan Governor and Lieutenant Governor: hearing before the Subcommittee on Territorial and Insular Affairs of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, second session, on H.R.to amend the Joint Resolution entitled "Joint Resolution to provide for accepting, ratifying, and confirming the cessions of certain islands of.texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Full text of "America .Environment As a grouping of small islands, Samoa is uniquely vulnerable to inclement weather.

In particular, storms and tsunamis pose a serious threat to the population, as evidenced by the devastating tsunami in 1 Overfishing and marine pollution threaten Samoa’s coastal aquatic biodiversity.

2 In the government initiated a multi-million dollar plan that is projected to have