Document ReferenceBu 46/135
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J. Harris], Foreign Office, London; 6 Jan 1859.
Date6 January 1859
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses a speech made by Calderón Collantes in which he made references to comments made by the President of the United States concerning the Cuban claims; reports Mr Collantes was under the misapprehension that the British claimants would be 'satisfied with less than the full amount of the duties which they conceived themselves to have been improperly called upon to pay by the authorities in Cuba'; reports Mr Collantes spoke 'with some bitterness' of the United States who had made a question of such an insignificant subject.
TermSpanish affairs, government
foreign relations, Spain and U.S.A.
imports and exports, customs and excise

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