Document ReferenceBu 7/30
TitleLetter from W. Stuart, Lennoxlove, Scotland, to A. Buchanan, Copenhagen, Denmark; 6 Mar 1858.
Date6 March 1858
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionThanks him and Georgiana for their letter which he received upon leaving Paris and which cheered him with regard to his 'Brazillian' prospects; discusses the duties and challenges which awaited him in his new post; asks what changes he expected Derby's ministry and the retirement of Stratford Canning and Lord Wodehouse; wonders if the King of Naples [Two Sicilies] would now be more inclined to reconcile his differences; comments on the weather and passes regards to Georgiana.
Termappointments, diplomatic, Rio de Janeiro
politics, British, domestic

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6233Buchanan; Georgiana E. (-1904); Lady Buchanan; née Stuart 2nd wife of Andrew Buchanan-1904
NA144Stanley; Edward H. (1826-1893); 15th Earl of Derby; statesman1826-1893
NA6247Ferdinand II (1810-1859); King of the Two Sicilies1810-1859
NA5991Canning; Stratford (1786-1880); 1st Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe1786-1880
NA6234Stuart; William (1824-1896); Sir; diplomat1824-1896
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
PL1920/Kingdom of the Two Sicilies/Italy
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