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Tokugawa, Iemochi, 1846-1866 (Shogun of Japan)



  • Existence: 1846 - 1866

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Letter of credence, 1865

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 33/14
Scope and Contents

A copy of a letter of credence for Parkes as Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Japan from Queen Victoria [to Tokugawa Iemochi], countersigned by John Russell, Earl Russell, dated Windsor, 28 March 1865, 1 bifolio, with an envelope franked by Russell.

Dates: 1865
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