Document ReferenceBu 25/93
TitleLetter from 6th Earl of Mayo [R. Bourke], Simla, India, to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 29 July 1870.
Date29 July 1870
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionComments on enclosed information [not present]; states that he cannot believe the 'Shahgarrie' could have been so foolish as to make such a proposal to the Ameer of Bukhara and comments on the character of Shahgarrie; informs him that he was going to ask Shir Ali for a denial; asks him to keep the information to himself.
TermCentral Asian affairs, 'Central Asian Question'

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6899Shir Ali (1809-1879 ); Ameer of Afghanistan; (reigns from 1863)1809-1879
NA6898Khudayar (fl 1870); Ameer of Bukhara; ( Ameer 1864-71)fl 1870
NA6897Bourke; Richard S. (1822-1872); 6th Earl of Mayo; statesman1822-1872
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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