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TitleLetter from 4th Earl of Clarendon [G. Villiers], Foreign Office, London, to A. Buchanan, Copenhagen Denmark; 17 June 1856.
Date17 June 1856
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThe stance taken on Sound dues was correct; his brother [Charles Villiers] was Chairman of the Committee of the House of Commons and Oxholm was satisfied with the outcome; mentions the influence of Countess Danner and the help of Baron Plessen.
Termtaxation, duties, Sound Dues
parliamentary business, House of Commons
politics, Danish
women, attitudes to

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6151Oxholm; - (fl 1854-1863); Generalfl 1854-1863
NA6161Danner; L. Christine (1815-1874); Countess; third wife of Frederick VII of Denmark formerly an opera dancer and milliner1815-1874
NA6076Plessen; Schale (fl 1849-1865); Baron; Danish statesmanfl 1849-1865
NA2450Villiers; Charles P. (1802-1898); Mr; M.P. president of poor law board 1859-661802-1898
NA6093Villiers; George W.F. (1800-1870); 4th Earl of Clarendon1800-1870
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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