Is it surprising that Russia should have felt aggrieved when it was proposed to make Talien-wan a treaty port?
Kelung, a treaty port, was bombarded and taken, October 4th.
Yo Chow, the treaty port of the province, stands at the outlet of the river Siang into this lake.
Some miles before reaching the treaty port of Kew-kiang, we passed a remarkable rock termed the Little Orphan.
Already Chemulpo, the treaty port, is a bustling foreign settlement, open both to the good and evil influence of Western power.
At every treaty port there are one or more foreign settlements, maintained under foreign laws.
The most important commercial place, however, is the treaty port of Niu-chwang, at the head of the Gulf of Liao-tung.
Connected with Anping by rail (26 m.) and laying south of it is Takau, a treaty port.
I have met this “conservative” pro-opiumist many times on coasting and river steamers and in treaty port hotels.
If you lived in a treaty port, you were bound to wake up and take an interest in them.