Document ReferenceBu 44/54
TitleCopy despatch from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 10 Nov 1859.
Date10 November 1859
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that O'Donnell had received an offer of men and a financial contribution for the war against Morocco from the Basque Provinces and municipal corporations; comments on rumours which state Tetuan or Tangier may not be the first point of attack; informs him several large steam vessels had been freighted by the Government at Marseilles.
TermMoroccan affairs, 'Moroccan Question'
politics, Spanish, provincial

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6258O'Donnell; Leopoldo (1809-1867); Duke of Tetuan; general and politician1809-1867
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
PL2548/Basque Provinces/Spain
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