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TitleLetter from C. Dawkins, Foreign Office, London, to A. Buchanan; 13 Jan 1846.
Date13 January 1846
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionComments on the resignation of Peel caused by the Corn Law issue; states that the 'prospect of Palmerston' had caused Bandinel to resign and that Canning was about to leave the Foreign Office; Sir G[eorge] Murray had been ill but had made a recovery; notes that Hammond was enjoying his honeymoon.
TermCorn Laws
government business, resignations

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1860Peel; Robert (1788-1850); 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister 1841-18461788-1850
NA143Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-18651784-1865
NA6132Bandinel; James (1783-1849); Mr; Foreign Office clerk1783-1849
NA5991Canning; Stratford (1786-1880); 1st Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe1786-1880
NA6133Murray; George (1772-1846); Sir; general and statesman1772-1846
NA6023Hammond; Edmund (1802-1890); 1st Baron Hammond1802-1890
NA6131Dawkins; Clinton G. (fl 1844-1853); Mrfl 1844-1853
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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