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TitleCopy letter from Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia, to 2nd Earl Granville [G. Leveson-Gower], Foreign Office, London; 25 Nov 1870.
Date25 November 1870
Content DescriptionReports that the Prussian minister has received a message from Prince Gorchakov stating that if a conference is held, it's object will not simply be to register Russia's declaration, but to place the peace of the East on a more secure footing; Prince Gorchakov is happy for the conference to be held in London; this concession appears to have been made at the request of Prince Reus; feels that Prince Gorchakov really wanted it to be held in St Petersburg.
Termtreaties, Treaty of Paris 1856, Russian repudiation
Turkish affairs, 'Eastern Question'

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA141Gorchakov; Alexander M. (1798-1883); Prince; Russian Foreign Minister1798-1883
NA6975Reuss; Eduard (1804-1891); Prince1804-1891
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6137Gower; Granville G. Leveson- (1815-1891); 2nd Earl Granville; diplomat M.P. statesman1815-1891
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