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TitleLetter from C. Murray, Dresden, Saxony, to Sir A. Buchanan, Berlin, Prussia; 23 June 1864.
Date23 June 1864
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionEnquires after his health; hopes there will not be a general war in Europe; mentions the sinking of the Alabama and the celebrations in New York; the war is still very severe; his brother in law, James Wadsworth had fallen in battle while attacking the Confederate army; the death made changes to his legal affairs necessary, as Wadsworth was guardian to his son; he will have to travel to Berlin or Vienna for that purpose and hoped the U.S. Minister would be in post.
Termmilitary campaigns, American Civil War 1861-5
bereavement

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6593Wadsworth; James (-1863); Mr; brother in law of Charles A. Murray died in American Civil War-1863
NA6594Murray; Charles (1851-1929); Mr; son of Sir Charles Augustus Murray1851-1929
NA6035Murray; Charles A. (1806-1895); Sir; diplomat1806-1895
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
Places
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PL39219/New York/New York/U.S.A.
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