Context of In the Senate of the United States. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a treaty of annexation concluded on the 14th day of February, 1893, between the United States and the provisional Government of the Hawaiian Islands. February 15, 1893. --Read; treaty read the first time, referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations, and together with the message and accompanying papers, ordered to be printed in confidence for the use of the Senate. February 17, 1893. --Injunction of secrecy removed and ordered to be printed.