Document ReferenceBu 35/ 1-17
TitleCopy letters from A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia, to the Foreign Office, London and other correspondents; 1844-9.
Content DescriptionContents refer to trade, the economy and Tariffs; following the war between Turkey and Russia there was a question as to what would happen to the so called 'rebels', or refugees; the Czar was adamant that they should be expelled from the Porte; Buchanan assisted Stratford Canning and Lord Palmerston in defence of the refugees and negotiations with the other european powers; brief mention of the Danish constitutional question.
Termtrade, Russian
constitutions, Danish
military campaigns, refugees
military campaigns, Russo-Ottoman War 1828-9
economy, Russian

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NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA142Gordon; George Hamilton- (1784-1860); 4th Earl of Aberdeen1784-1860
NA6131Dawkins; Clinton G. (fl 1844-1853); Mrfl 1844-1853
NA143Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-18651784-1865
NA6058Nesselrode; Karl R. (1780-1862); Count; Russian Foreign Minister1780-1862
NA5991Canning; Stratford (1786-1880); 1st Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe1786-1880
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