Record Number 28

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Basic information

Case Number: 28

Date: 1824-11-24

Summary of incident: Custom house charged higher duties on imported cotton than previously charged--changed without notice. After U.S. merchants in Alvarado successfully pleaded for reinstatement of former duties, extra revenue from 3 months of increased duties was kept by Mexican government. Claim was for loss.

Amounts claimed

Principal: $6533

Interest: $5556

Interest percentage: %

Total: $12089

Date claim filed:

Awards

Award by U.S. judge: $12089

Award by Mexican judge: $

Final award principal: $6533

Final award interest: $5556

Final award total: $12089

Date of final decision: 1842-01-06

Location of incident

Place name at time: Alvarado, Vera Cruz, Mexico

Place name today: Alvarado, Veracruz, Mexico

Claimants

Name: Gardiner Howland

Name: Samuel Howland

Company: G.G. Howland & S. Howland

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: -

Ship type: -

Home port: New York, NY, USA

     (today New York, NY, USA)

Destination port: Alvarado, Vera Cruz, Mexico

     (today Alvarado, Veracruz, Mexico)

Destination of goods: -

Memorial

Text of memorial:



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