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Despatches from Sir John Bowring and the Earl of Malmesbury, 1858

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 27/17

Scope and Contents

A despatch from Sir John Bowring, Hong Kong, to Parkes, 26 April 1858, enclosing a copy of a despatch from James Harris, Earl of Malmesbury, Foreign Office, to Bowring, 8 March 1858, certified by Henry Hance.


  • Creation: 1858


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From the Fonds:

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