Document ReferenceBu 49/135
TitleCopy letter from Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia, to Lord Stanley [E. Stanley, later 15th Earl of Derby]; 13 Mar 1867.
Date13 March 1867
Content DescriptionHe regrets not allowing Gorchakov extracts of Consul Holmes' report; discusses the position of Christians in Turkey; Lord Derby's speech on Candia [Crete] has arrived; states there was great interest in Parisian matters; he is pleased the Fenian outbreak is controlled; he enquires of the Princess of Wales health; he apologises for Michell's conduct; Mr Boutoffsky has visited him; Michell's presence at the Exhibition is questioned; discussion of manufacturing in Moscow.
Termmanufacture, Russian
Turkish affairs, 'Eastern Question'

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA141Gorchakov; Alexander M. (1798-1883); Prince; Russian Foreign Minister1798-1883
NA6073Stanley; Edward G. Smith- (1799-1869); 14th Earl of Derby; statesman1799-1869
NA6505Alexandra (1844-1925); Queen Consort; (wife of Edward VII and daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark)1844-1925
NA7584Holmes; William R. (1821-1882); Sir; diplomat1821-1882
NA6613Michell; John (1836-1921); Mr; British Consul at St Petersburg1836-1921
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA144Stanley; Edward H. (1826-1893); 15th Earl of Derby; statesman1826-1893
PL3672/Crete/Central Europe
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