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Letter from Anson Burlinghame, 1864

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 22/6

Scope and Contents

'Letter of the United States Minister at Peking. Containing Opinions on various Disputed Points and also Remarks concerning the Co-operative Policy': a printed copy of a letter from Anson Burlinghame, Peking, to George Frederick Seward, 15 June 1864, with a preface by Seward, dated Shanghai, 27 June 1864. The document has been labelled 'Circular No 2.'


  • Creation: 1864


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From the Fonds:

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