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TitleLetter from Sir A. Paget, Copenhagen, Denmark, to Sir A. Buchanan; 2 June 1864.
Date2 June 1864
Extent2 ff
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionDiscusses the settlement of the dispute of the Danish war; the Germans [Prussians] require the line to be drawn north of Flensburg; reports that Lord Russell has abandoned his own ideas and recommended those of the 'strongest party'; believed England is strong enough to bring Germany [Prussia] to her senses without the aid of France and Russia; is glad to learn of Stuart's appointment to Constantinople; was expecting the arrival of his wife and children; regretted that Lytton was due to leave.
Termmilitary campaigns, Second Schleswig-Holstein War 1863-4
appointments, diplomatic, Constantinople
foreign relations, Schleswig-Holstein question
European affairs, Schleswig-Holstein question

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
NA6635Paget; Walburga E.H. (-1929); Lady Paget; née Countess de Hohenthal-1929
NA6544Lytton; E. Robert Bulwer (1831-1891); 1st Earl of Lytton; diplomat and poet; 2nd Baron Lytton cr. earl 18801831-1891
NA6234Stuart; William (1824-1896); Sir; diplomat1824-1896
NA6246Paget; Augustus B. (1823-1896); Sir; diplomat1823-1896
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
Places
CodeSet
PL1888/Schleswig-Holstein/Germany
PL3094/Schleswig/Germany
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