Document ReferenceBu 16/11
TitleLetter from W. Ward, The Hague, The Netherlands to Sir A. Buchanan; 20 Mar 1863.
Date20 March 1863
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that he has completed the backlog of work left by Mr Strachey; his successor, Mr Milbanke, has not arrived and does not appreciate the amount of work there is to do; he makes his children copy out his despatches; has taken charge of G.L. Conyngham's affairs at the request of his father; Florence [Buchanan] will have told him about the incident at a ball which his wife had described to her; the latest gossip was about the death of Baron van Brienea and the mad feats of Ariola, who had been recalled to Berlin; Mr James London would like to see his, and Lady Buchanan's photographic cards; Mrs Ward sends her regards.
Termappointments, diplomatic, Hague

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6480Stracey; Henry J. (1802-1885); 5th Baronet; M.P.1802-1885
NA6490Huskisson; John R. Milbanke- (1800-1868); 8th Baronet; formerly Milbanke; diplomat1800-1868
NA6428Fox; Florence J. (-1882); Mrs; née Buchanan wife of Maxwell Fox-1882
NA6588Ward; - (fl 1863); Mrs; wife of William Wardfl 1863
NA6589Brienea; - von (-1863); Baron-1863
NA6590London; James (fl 1863); Mrfl 1863
NA6397Conyngham; George Lenox- (-1866); Mr; Chief Clerk Foreign Office-1866
NA6481Ward; William (fl 1861-1863); Mr; British Consul in The Haguefl 1861-1863
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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