Document ReferenceBu 46/25
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J.Harris], Foreign Office, London; 9 Dec 1858.
Date9 December 1858
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionConcerns two letters sent by General Almonte to Calderón Collantes; reports discussions with Calderón Collantes regarding their content; reports the minister who signed the convention of 1853 has 'suspended its execution' without the agreement of the Spanish Government; comments that Mexico has lost all respect for Spain; reveals Mexico has maintained her treaty engagements with England and France, but has not maintained the agreement with Spain; explains Spain will not enter into further discussions with Mexico until the 'validity of the convention' is acknowledged.
Termforeign affairs, Spain and Mexico 1858
Spanish affairs, government
Mexican affairs, government
conventions, Mexico 1853

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7422Almonte; - (fl 1858-1859); Generalfl 1858-1859
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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