The Emperor has done a favor, by providing a house for me, and any future consul, free of expense or rent which will prevent in future any annual charge for rent from and after the 17th December last, this act is putting the United States on the same footing with all the Christian powers, he has either provided a house or the ground for all heretofore, and now the whole are equal.   

The Tangier American Legation Institute
The Tangier American Legation Institute
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