Document ReferenceBu 6/19
TitleLetter from 2nd Baron Bloomfield [J. Bloomfield], Berlin, Prussia, to A. Buchanan, Copenhagen, Denmark; 6 Feb 1857.
Date6 February 1857
Extent6 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the importance of a good messenger service; he will not have to see Manteuffel; relates details of developments in the Sound Due negotiations; he will do his best to influence the Prussians on the Danes behalf; relates details of French proposal; states that Oriolla [Orialea] was not approved of; there was no news on Neuchâtel; the King is 'as obstinate as a pig'; relates problems caused by the King's attitude to the Swiss; suggests the possibility of a conference run on the lines of Paris; forwards mail to Buchanan; states that the social life in Berlin is good; Lady Bloomfield is to return to England; he does not know how he will get on with Brunnow who is yet to arrive; gives brief details of Russian view on Denmark and Austria.
Termterritorial disputes, Neuchâtel
taxation, duties, Sound Dues
territorial disputes, Schleswig-Holstein
social life, Berlin
diplomacy, Neuchâtel question

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6219Orialea; - (fl 1856-1857); Danish politicianfl 1856-1857
NA6081Friedrich Wilhelm IV (1795-1861); King of Prussia; ( succeeded 1840)1795-1861
NA6139Bloomfield; Georgiana (1822-1905); Baroness; wife of 2nd Baron Bloomfield1822-1905
NA6099Brunnow; Philipp I. von (1797-1875); Baron; Russian diplomat1797-1875
NA6057Bloomfield; John A.D. (1802-1879); 2nd Baron Bloomfield; diplomat1802-1879
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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