Document ReferenceBu 19/50
TitleLetter from C. Mansfield, Warsaw, Poland, to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 18 Dec 1865.
Date18 December 1865
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionThanks him for the introduction to Prince Obolensky who he had met at the Tcherkaskys; asks him to send any information relating to Poland by way of Berlin as Lord Napier always sent a messenger to Warsaw at the end of each month; states that he had been well received in Poland and that new government measures provided plenty of interest; comments on the oppressive regime in Lithuania which was under General Kaufmann's control; invites him and Lady Buchanan to visit; states that Lord Augustus' return to Berlin was not popular; reports that Mrs Lowther had written to him to say they were taking 2 years leave.
Termpolitics, Polish
politics, Lithuanian
appointments, diplomatic, Berlin
appointments, diplomatic, Warsaw

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6731Obolensky; D.A. (1822-1881); Prince; Russian politician1822-1881
NA6732Mansfield; Annie (-1922); Lady Mansfield; née Ellis wife of Sir Charles-1922
NA6733Kaufmann; Constantine (1818-1882); General; responsible for Russian forces in Central Asia1818-1882
NA6667Lowther; Charlotte A. (-1908); Mrs; née Park; married William Lowther 1853-1908
NA6239Lowther; William (1821-1912); Mr; diplomat and M.P.1821-1912
NA6390Napier; Francis (1819-1898); 10th Baron Napier; succeeded 1834 also Baron Ettrick from 1872 diplomat1819-1898
NA6233Buchanan; Georgiana E. (-1904); Lady Buchanan; née Stuart 2nd wife of Andrew Buchanan-1904
NA6208Loftus; Augustus W.F.S. (1817-1904); Lord; diplomat1817-1904
NA6734Mansfield; Charles E. (1828-1907); Sir; diplomat1828-1907
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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