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Document ReferenceBu 2/73
TitleLetter from R. Woolley, Madrid, Spain, to A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 3 Sep 1840.
Date3 September 1840
Extent2 ff
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionRefers to 'The Republican' mentioned in his despatch; the President is busy dealing with domestic politics to attempt to keep Douglas from being elected and is not concerned with foreign affairs; is anxious to leave 'this barbarous country'; does not wish to waste his time on 'Don Windbag de Valle'; concludes with his plans to visit Paris and London.
Termpolitics, American, domestic

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6125Douglas; Stephen (Mr); A.Mr
NA6126Preston; William (1816-1887); Mr; American diplomat soldier and congressman1816-1887
NA6127Van Buren; Martin (1782-1862); Mr; 8th President of the U.S.A. 1837-18411782-1862
NA6128Valle; - Blanco de (fl 1840-1861); Señor; Spanish politicianfl 1840-1861
NA6129Woolley; R.W. (fl 1840-1860); Mr; American diplomatfl 1840-1860
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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