Document ReferenceBu 11/1
TitleLetter in Spanish from F. Serrano, Havana, Cuba, to Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain; 14 May 1860.
Date14 May 1860
Content DescriptionSays he will do what he can in favour of the Society for the Cultivation of Cotton; comments that 'this type of farming is most interesting, and according to the tests which have already taken place, it gives excellent results'; comments on a 'scandalous attempt' against Charles of Spain, and notes that England is in such a position that everything that happens in the world is attributed to her.
Termagriculture, cotton farming
clubs and societies, Society for the Cultivation of Cotton
foreign policy, British

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NA6382Carlos Luis (1818-1861); Count of MontemolĂ­n; (son of the pretender Don Carlos; also styled Carlos VI of Spain and the Indies)1818-1861
NA6383Serrano y Dominguez; Francisco (1810-1885); Duke de la Torre; Spanish general and politician1810-1885
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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