Document ReferenceBu 16/130
TitleLetter from E. Lytton [later 1st Earl of Lytton], Copenhagen, Denmark, to Sir A. Buchanan; 12 May 1864.
Date12 May 1864
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionReports that the government in Copenhagen have been awaiting despatches from Quaade [who was in London], as they were anxious to send him instructions for the next conference; has delayed the Berlin messenger for that purpose; Wedel and Monrad thank him for his assistance; reports that the papers said 'Prince Alfred was a good Schleswig-Holsteiner and the Prince of Wales is an enthusiastic Dane'; the Queen was said to be losing her popularity and Clarendon's nephew Villiers had confirmed this on a visit to Copenhagen.
Termmilitary campaigns, Second Schleswig-Holstein War 1863-4

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6570Monrad; Ditlev G. (1811-1887); -; Danish statesman1811-1887
NA6566Quaade; - (fl 1854-1864); -; Danish politicianfl 1854-1864
NA6646Wedel; - (fl 1864); -; Danish politicianfl 1864
NA992Edward VII (1841-1910); King of Great Britain and Ireland1841-1910
NA6272Alfred (1844-1900); Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Edinburgh; (2nd son of Queen Victoria)1844-1900
NA985Victoria (1819-1901); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland; Empress of India1819-1901
NA2450Villiers; Charles P. (1802-1898); Mr; M.P. president of poor law board 1859-661802-1898
NA6544Lytton; E. Robert Bulwer (1831-1891); 1st Earl of Lytton; diplomat and poet; 2nd Baron Lytton cr. earl 18801831-1891
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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