Document ReferenceBu 46/136
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J. Harris], Foreign Office, London; 22 Feb 1859.
Date22 February 1859
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionConcerns claims made by British subjects against the Spanish Government; explains the Government allegedly withdrew a decree of the Cuban Government permitting the importation of lumber and bread stuffs for six months; reveals the American claims amount to about £25,000; discusses Mr Dodge's attempts to obtain compensation for these claimants; discusses the claimants, and lists the names of the vessels involved.
TermSpanish affairs, government
foreign relations, Spain and U.S.A.
imports and exports, customs and excise

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6418Dodge; Augustus C. (1812-1883); Mr; American statesman and diplomat1812-1883
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
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