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TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 15 Sep 1859.
Date15 September 1859
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionReports that Marshall Serrano has accepted the Captain-Generalship of Cuba; he [Buchanan] hopes that he will do all he can to suppress the Slave Trade in Cuba, but fears that, as his wife is Cuban he will tolerate the trade as his predecessors have done.
Termslavery, slave trade

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6383Serrano y Dominguez; Francisco (1810-1885); Duke de la Torre; Spanish general and politician1810-1885
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
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