Document ReferenceBu 16/47
TitleLetter from 10th Baron Napier [F. Napier], St Petersburg, Russia, to Sir A. Buchanan; 17 Mar 1864.
Date17 March 1864
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionEncloses a despatch regarding the Schleswig-Holstein question; discusses the position of peasants in Poland and Russia; hopes to be able to congratulate him on an armistice; the Danes seem to have come to their senses; Lord Russell's instruction to Paget is one of the best he had sent on the issue.
Termmilitary campaigns, Second Schleswig-Holstein War 1863-4
European affairs, Schleswig-Holstein question
foreign relations, Schleswig-Holstein question

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6609Peel; Georgiana (-1922); Lady; daughter of 1st Earl Russell-1922
NA6246Paget; Augustus B. (1823-1896); Sir; diplomat1823-1896
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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