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TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, San Ildefonso, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 15 Aug 1859.
Date15 August 1859
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionRefers to a dispatch sent by the Spanish Consul General in Mexico which discusses General Almonte's reply to a note from Calderón Collantes; reveals the reply to this note was approved by the Mexican Government 'merely out of deference to the mediating powers'; reveals the Mexican Government will ask General Almonte whether the mediating powers would have considered their task complete had he not requested further negotiations; reveals that if this is the case, then he should enter without delay into negotiations 'with any plenipotentiary named by Spain'.
Termforeign affairs, Spain and Mexico 1858
Spanish affairs, government
Mexican affairs, government

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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
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
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