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TitleLetters from various correspondents to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 1866-1867.
Extent1 volume
Content DescriptionLetters received by Sir A. Buchanan whilst in St Petersburg; several letters are from Augustus Loftus, Berlin, commenting on relations between the European powers, with reference to events concerning Luxembourg, the Balkans and attempts by Prussia to consolidate her position in Germany; letters from C. Mansfield, Warsaw, concern the economic and financial position of Poland, Russian influence, disorder in the country and the development of a railway system; other letters refer to family matters, including the death of Buchanan's mother [24 Feb 1867] and to 'routine' matters, including gifts sent to the Prince of Wales from Russia.
TermTurkish affairs, 'Eastern Question'
transport, railways
civil disorder, Poland 1866-67
politics, Russian, foreign policy
foreign policy, Russian
politics, Prussian, foreign policy
foreign policy, Prussian
unification, Germany

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA992Edward VII (1841-1910); King of Great Britain and Ireland1841-1910
NA5993Buchanan; Janet (-1867); Lady; née Sinclair mother of Andrew Buchanan-1867
NA6208Loftus; Augustus W.F.S. (1817-1904); Lord; diplomat1817-1904
NA6734Mansfield; Charles E. (1828-1907); Sir; diplomat1828-1907
NA6802Knollys; Francis (1837-1924); 1st Viscount Knollys; cr. 19111837-1924
NA141Gorchakov; Alexander M. (1798-1883); Prince; Russian Foreign Minister1798-1883
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
PL81/St Petersburg/Russia
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