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TitleLetter from 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J. Harris], Foreign Office, London, to A. Buchanan; 9 June 1852.
Date9 June 1852
Extent4 ff
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionWas not aware how the British protocol on Neuchâtel had been leaked, but was not surprised at alarm in Switzerland; hoped to avoid any possibility of military interference; informs him in confidence both Britain and France intended to prevent Prussia using force 'to obtain their speculative rights'.
Termdiplomacy, Neuchâtel question
territorial disputes, Neuchâtel

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
Places
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PL1978/Neuchâtel/Switzerland
PL290/France
PL92/Prussia
PL139/England
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