Document ReferenceBu 45/40
TitleCopy despatch from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J. Harris], Foreign Office, London; 7 Sep 1858.
Date7 September 1858
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionEncloses a confidential memorandum which he had drawn up on the subject of the disputed sovereignty of some islands in the Caribbean; he has proposed that Britain should recognise Spanish sovereignty of the island in return for Spain surrendering claims to sovereignty over other islands.
Termterritorial disputes, Caribbean

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6255Collantes; Saturnino Calderón- (1799-1864); Señor; Spanish Foreign Minister 1853-631799-1864
NA6227Comyn; Juan (fl 1858-1861); Señor; Spanish Under Secretary of Statefl 1858-1861
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
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