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Oswald's imbecility in the matter
of boundary.

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Offers to cede to the states greater

part of present province of

Ontario

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Lippincott claimed by Washington, 171
Refused by Clinton .

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Lots drawn by British prisoners 171

Fell on captain Asgill to be

hanged

Intervention of the French · 172
Asgill set at liberty

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Articles IV. V. VI. of treaty . 173

Their non-observance by the

United States

173

The western posts consequently

withheld

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Other conditions of treaty

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The deplorable Ashburton treaty 176
Definitive treaty of Paris, 3rd of
Sept., 1783 -

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The international boundary by the
river Saint Lawrence

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Claims of the loyalists

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Refused

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Dissatisfaction with Oswald . 165

Clauses in their favour.

165

United States commissioners in a

dilemma

166

Condition of affairs United States 167
Claims of Great Britain acceded to 167
Treaty signed with United States

without regard to France 167

The proceedings examined . 168

An unsolved problem .

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Hanging of Huddy in retaliation . 170

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CHAPTER V.

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The U.E. loyalists

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The loyalists after the peace
Those under arms in the war 207
Carleton at New York

207

His admirable conduct on aban-

doning the city

Legislation after the peace

208

Strength of party opposed to the

revolution

209

Anger against loyalists
The colonial system
Persecution of the loyalists
Bouquet's services in 1763

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Confiscation in Massachusetts 214

Those engaged in smuggling most

active in the revolution. 214
The clauses protecting the loyalists 214
Debate on the treaty

215
The loyalists in London

216
Measures for their relief

217

Loyalists in Canada

Disbandment of provincial regi.

ments.

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Settlement of townships

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The foundation of present province

of Ontario .
Settlement in Nova Scotia
Extent of loyalist settlement
The term U.E. loyalist

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Petition against such a grant · 289

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