Document ReferenceBu 25/6
TitleLetter from 4th Earl of Clarendon [G. Villiers], Foreign Office, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 2 Mar 1870.
Date2 March 1870
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that the surprise appearance of the Emperor at his ball was a great compliment and that the Queen would be sending the Emperor a message in return; instructs him to tell Prince Gorchackov that he [Clarendon] did not doubt his intentions; expresses the hope that Aali Pasha's purpose would be well received and that Gorchakov would not perceive Turkey as a threat to Montenegro.
Termentertainments, dinners
Turkish affairs, 'Eastern Question'

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6192Alexander II (1818-1881); Emperor of all the Russias; (succeeded 1855)1818-1881
NA6797Mehemet E. Aali Pasha; - (1815-1871); -; Turkish statesman1815-1871
NA141Gorchakov; Alexander M. (1798-1883); Prince; Russian Foreign Minister1798-1883
NA985Victoria (1819-1901); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland; Empress of India1819-1901
NA6093Villiers; George W.F. (1800-1870); 4th Earl of Clarendon1800-1870
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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