Document ReferenceBu 19/10
TitleLetter from Sir H. Williamson, London, to Sir A. Buchanan; 26 Feb 1865.
Date26 February 1865
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionLetter of thanks for his congratulations on 'my first appearance before Mr Speaker' [Denison]; informs him of the general nature of his speech; comments that he [Buchanan] is at the 'top of the diplomatic ladder'; remarks that he often recalls his diplomatic service; informs him he is now a father; comments that he has seen Lord and Lady B [Blantyre] and on the possibility of his retirement; discusses of events in America; informs him that Tom Conolly has been arrested for trying to run the blockade; comments on rumours relating to the household of the Prince of Wales.
Termappointments, diplomatic
military campaigns, American Civil War 1861-5

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA6399Stuart; Charles (1818-1900); 12th Lord Blantyre1818-1900
NA6528Stuart; Evelyn (1825-1869); Lady Blantyre1825-1869
NA992Edward VII (1841-1910); King of Great Britain and Ireland1841-1910
NA6713Conolly; Thomas (1823-1876); Mr; M.P.1823-1876
NA6714Williamson; Hedworth (1827-1900); 8th Baronet; succ. 1861; diplomat soldier and M.P.1827-1900
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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