Document ReferenceBu 7/39
TitleLetter from -, 20B Savile Row, London, to A. Buchanan, Copenhagen, Denmark; 26 Jan 1858.
Date26 January 1858
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionStates that he is in London for the remainder of the season and has enjoyed his travels since leaving Copenhagen; has impressed his opinions on the Schleswig-Holstein question upon Lords Lansdowne and Shelburne; informs him that Mr Williamson, of The Times, has promised to promote the Danish cause; expresses the hope that the Foreign Office will not be influenced by Prince Albert and support Prussia; comments on the celebrations of the Royal wedding [of Princess Victoria and Prince Frederick] and the happiness of the Queen; comments on domestic politics with reference to reform, the Church and policy relating to China; reports the Hankey's to be in good health; informs him Lord Stratford was glad to hear Buchanan was well; comments on the effect of the appointment of Clanricarde on Lord Palmerston.
Termterritorial disputes, Schleswig-Holstein
politics, British, reform
politics, British, domestic
appointments, political
press, Times

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NA6217Victoria Adelaide Mary Louise (1840-1901); Empress of Germany; styled 'Princess Royal' until 1858; dau. of Queen Victoria; m. Frederick III Emperor of Germany 18581840-1901
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