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1784 INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENTS OTHER THAN TREATIES [56 STAT. October 9, 1942 Agreement between the United States of America and Haiti respecting [E. A. S. 283] an exchange of lands in Haiti. Signed October 19, 1942. AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE UNDERSIGNED 1) Mr. Serge Leon Defly, Secre- tary of State for Foreign Affairs of Haiti identified as No. A-5649 acting in the name of and for the account of the Government of the Republic of Haiti, by virtue of deliberation by the Council of Secretaries of State under date of August, 13 1942 on the one part; AND 2) Mr. John Campbell White, Envoy Extraordinary and Min- ister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America, duly authorized for this purpose, acting in the name of and for the account of the Government of the United States of Amer- ica, on the other part; Considering that the Govern- inent of the United States of America is owner of the land on which is built the residence of the Minister of the United States of America, which land, situated at Bourdon, the Commune of Port- au-Prince, is bounded on the south by the main highway from Port- au-Prince to Petion-Ville; Considering that the Govern- ment of the United States of America has requested, through its Legation at Port-au-Prince, a modification of the boundary line of the said property by proposing the exchange of a small plot of land, part of the property owned CONVENTION ENTRE LES SOUSSIGNES 1) M. Serge Leon Defly, Secre- taire d'Etat des Relations Ex- t6rieures,identifie au No.A-5649 agissant au nom et pour compte du Gouvernement de la R6pu- blique d'Haiti, en vertu d'une deliberation du Conseil des Secr6taires d'Etat en date du 13 Aoit 1942 d'une part; ET 2) M. John CampbellWhite, E. E. & Ministre Plenipotentiaire des Etats-Unis d'Amerique A Port-au-Prince, agissant au nom et pour compte du Gouverne- ment des Etats-Unis d'Ameri- que, dfiment autoris6e cette fin, d'autre part; Consid6rant que le Gouverne- nment des Etats-Unis d'Ameriqule est propridtaire du terrain sur lequel est construite la residence du Ministre des Etats-Unis d'Amerique, lequel terrain, situ6 a Bourdon, Commune de Port- au-Prince est limit6 au Sud, par par la grand'route de Port-au - Prince - Petion-Ville; Considerant que le Gouverne- ment des Etats-Unis d'Amerique a sollicito par Sa Legation a Port- au-Prince, une modification de l'alignement des lisieres de la dite propri6t6 en proposant l'6change d'une petite portion de terre, faisant partie de la propri&