El Licenciado Ezequiel Padilla, Secretario de Relaciones Exteriores de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos, ............. CERTIFICA: que la presente es una copia fiel del texto original de la Convenci6n sobre el Instituto Indigenista Interamericano, abierta a la firma de los Estados de la America en la ciudad de Mexico, D.F., segdn lo acordado en el Primer Congreso Indigenista Interamericano, celebrado en la ciudad de Patzcuaro, Repdblica Mexicana, en abril de 1940. Y para ser enviada al Gobierno de los Estados Unidos de America expido la presente certificaci6n en la ciudad de Mexico, D.F ., el doce de diciembre de mil novecientos cuarenta. [BELLO] E. PADILLA  AND WHEREAS the said convention has been ratified by the Govern- ment of the United States of America, the Government of Mexico, the Government of El Salvador, the Government of Honduras and the Government of Ecuador and their respective instruments of ratifica- tion were duly deposited with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Ante, p. 1334 . Government of Mexico, in accordance with paragraph 3 of Article XVI Datsflof deposit of of the said convention on days as follows: by Mexico, May 2, 1941; Honduras, July 29, 1941; El Salvador, July 30, 1941; the United States of America, August 1, 1941; and Ecuador, December 13, 1941; AND WHEREAS the said convention has been ratified by five nations Ante, p. 1318. as above stated as is required in paragraph 2 of Article VII; Now, THEREFORE, be it known that I, Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States of America, have caused the said con- vention to be made public to the end that the same and every article and clause thereof may be observed with good faith by the United States of America and the citizens thereof. IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have caused the Seal of the United States of America to be hereunto affixed. DONE at the city of Washington this twelfth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and [SEAL] forty-two, and of the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and sixty-sixth. FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT By the President: CORDELL HULL Secretary of State. I [Translation: Licenciado Ezequiel Padilla, Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the United Mexican States, . ... .. ... ... certifies: that the present is a true copy of the original text of the Convention on the Inter-American Indian Institute, opened to the signature of the American States in the city of Mexico, D.F., and agreed to at the First Inter-American Indian Congress held in the city of Patzcuaro, Mexican Republic, in April 1940. And that it may be sent to the Government of the United States of America I issue the present certification in the city of Mexico, D.F ., December 12, 1940. [SEAL] E. PADILLA] 1344 TREATIES [56 STAT.