Document ReferenceBu 11/53
TitleLetter from J. Savile [later 1st Baron Savile], 39 Easton Place, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain; 3 Mar 1860.
Date3 March 1860
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to the Foreign Office policy relating to leave of absence which he feels is too strict; congratulates him on his KCB but thinks he should have been awarded it for the [Danish] Sound Dues Treaty; Lord Lansdowne had been to see his Velasquez and had advised him to exhibit it at the British Institution.
Termtaxation, duties, Sound Dues
art, paintings
exhibitions, British Institution
honours and decorations, KCB
foreign policy, British
art, paintings, Velasquez

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6250Fitzmaurice; Henry Petty- (1780-1863); 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne; succeeded 18181780-1863
NA6253Savile; John (1818-1896); 1st Baron Savile; diplomat cr. baron 1888; eldest natural son of 8th Earl of Scarbrough1818-1896
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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