Document ReferenceBu 16/22
TitleLetter from 10th Baron Napier [F. Napier], St Petersburg, Russia, to Sir A. Buchanan; 2 Mar 1863.
Date2 March 1863
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThanks him for his description of Princess Alexandra; the dispute over the Polish borders had not upset proceedings in St Petersburg due to the kindness of Prince Gorchakov and the Imperial family; the Emperor and Empress have been to the Embassy and the visit was successful.
Termterritorial disputes, Poland

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6505Alexandra (1844-1925); Queen Consort; (wife of Edward VII and daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark)1844-1925
NA141Gorchakov; Alexander M. (1798-1883); Prince; Russian Foreign Minister1798-1883
NA6192Alexander II (1818-1881); Emperor of all the Russias; (succeeded 1855)1818-1881
NA6598Maria Alexandrovna (1824-1880); Empress of all the Russias; (wife of Alexander II)1824-1880
NA6390Napier; Francis (1819-1898); 10th Baron Napier; succeeded 1834 also Baron Ettrick from 1872 diplomat1819-1898
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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