Document ReferenceBu 45/106
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, San Ildefonso, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 10 July 1859.
Date10 July 1859
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionReports on a discussion he had with General Crowhan on the war in Italy and the possibility of the German Confederation joining in; they also discussed the measures which Britain and Spain are taking to protect their neutrality; he [Buchanan] feels that perhaps the Spanish government distrust the French Emperor, and sometimes consider the possibility of a European War in which they would be allied to England.
Termmilitary campaigns, Austrian War with France and Piedmont 1859
armies, Spanish
politics, Spanish, foreign policy
foreign policy, Spanish

Click the links below to view related name indexes

CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7459Crowan; - (fl 1858); General; Spanish statesmanfl 1858
NA6258O'Donnell; Leopoldo (1809-1867); Duke of Tetuan; general and politician1809-1867
NA1901Napoléon III (1808-1873); Emperor of the French; president of 2nd French Republic 1850-52 emperor 1852-701808-1873
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
Add to My Items