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HAWAIIAN  ISLANDS.	229
IMPERIAL GERMAN CONSULATE, HAWAIIAN ISLANDS, 
	Honolulu, January 18, 1893.
GENTLEMEN : I have the honor to own receipt of your esteemed favor of yesterday's 
date, and hereby take, much pleasure to recognize and acknowledge, on behalf of the 
Government of Germany, the present Government of the Hawaiian Islands, and that 
I shall do all in. my power to further and support the same.
I have the honor to remain, gentlemen, your most obedient servant,
H. F. GLADE, 
Imperial German Consul. 
Messrs. SANFORD B. DOLE, J. A. KINO, P. C. JONES, and WILLIAM O. SMITH,
Executive Council of the Provisional Government in Hawaii.
AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN  CONSULATE,  HAWAIIAN ISLANDS,
Honolulu, January 18, 1893.
GENTLEMEN : I have the honor to own receipt of your esteemed favor of yester-
day's date, and hereby take much pleasure to recognize and acknowledge, on behalf 
of the Austro-Hungarian Government, the present Government of the Hawaiian 
Islands, and that I shall do all in my power to further and support the same. 
I have the honor to be, gentlemen, your most obedient servant,
H. F. GLADE, 
Austro-Hungarian Consul. 
Messrs. SANFORD B. DOLE, J. A. KING, P. C. JONES, and WILLIAM O. SMITH,
Executive Council of the Provisional Government in Hawaii.
HONOLULU, January 18, 1893.
GENTLEMEN: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your communication 
of yesterday's date, together with a copy of the proclamation issued yesterday, 
whereby you inform me that for reasons set forth the Hawaiian monarchy has been 
abrogated and a Provisional Government established, the same being now in posses-
sion of the Government departmental buildings, the archives, and the treasury, and 
whereby you request me to recognize the said Provisional Government on behalf of 
the Government of Italy as the existing de facto Government of the Hawaiian Islands 
and to afford to it the moral support of my Government.
In response I have the honor to say that I comply with the above request and 
recognize the said Provisional Government as far as my authority as consul for Italy 
may permit me to act for and on behalf of His Italian Majesty's Government in the 
premises.
I have the honor to be, gentlemen, you very obedient servant,
F. A. SCHAEFER,
Consul for Italy. 
Hon. SANFORD B. DOLE, J. A. KING, P. C. JONES, and W. O. SMITH.
Executive Council of the Provisional Government of the Hawaiian Islands.
VICE-CONSULATE OF RUSSIA,
Honolulu, January 18, 1893.
SIRS : I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your communication of 17th 
instant, and in reply beg to inform you that I take the pleasure to recognize the 
Provisional Government of Hawaii, as defined in the proclamation inclosed in your 
letter on behalf of the Government of Russia, and I shall afford to it my moral support 
as representative of the country last named.
I have the honor to be, sirs, your most obedient servant,
J. F. HACKFELD,
Acting Vice-Consul. 
Messrs. SANFORD B. DOLE, J. A. KING, P. C. JONES, and WILLIAM O. SMITH,
Executive Council of the Provisional Government of Hawaii, Honolulu.

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