Document ReferenceBu 15/48
TitleLetter from 2nd Baron Bloomfield [J. Bloomfield], Vienna, Austria, to Sir A. Buchanan, Berlin, Prussia; 30 Dec 1863.
Date30 December 1863
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWishes him a Happy New Year; suggests that the future may hold problems for the continent, but hopes that England would not be affected; asks if Meriel has written a pamphlet 'on the burning issues' and for a copy to be sent to him; discusses the Schleswig-Holstein question, speculating on consequences if Bismarck should fall; reports that Rechberg has received news from Copenhagen that Mouard will form a Government; notes that Buchanan is to have a ball; has heard from Lady Bloomfield who hopes to leave for Vienna; states that he hopes Lord Russell will allow him to fetch her from England.
Termentertainments, balls
military campaigns, Second Schleswig-Holstein War 1863-4

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6570Monrad; Ditlev G. (1811-1887); -; Danish statesman1811-1887
NA140Bismarck; Otto E.L. von (1815-1898); Prince; German statesman and Prussian minister-president1815-1898
NA6540Rechberg; Johann B. (1806-1899); Count; Austrian Prime Minister and Foreign Minister1806-1899
NA6139Bloomfield; Georgiana (1822-1905); Baroness; wife of 2nd Baron Bloomfield1822-1905
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
NA6057Bloomfield; John A.D. (1802-1879); 2nd Baron Bloomfield; diplomat1802-1879
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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