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Official: War Cabinet: Foreign Office cables., 21 Aug 1917 - 23 Aug 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 27/17

Scope and Contents

Includes copies of telegrams from Foreign Office representatives including: Dayrell Crackanthorpe (4); Sir Horace Rumbold [British Minister in Switzerland] (6); Beilby Alston [British Charge d'Affaires in Peking, later Beijing, China] (2); Hugh Gurney on subjects including food growing in Denmark (4); Sir Walter Townley [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to the Queen of the Netherlands] on affairs in Germany and the press (15); Sir Cecil Spring-Rice [British Ambassador to the United States] on subjects including purchasing food (3); Sir George Buchanan [British Ambassador to Russia] on dealings with the Russian government (5); Sir Lancelot Carnegie [British Minister in Portugal]; [1st] Lord Bertie [British Ambassador to France (3); Sir George Barclay [British Minister in Romania]; [Herbert] Cummins [British representative to Mexico]; [Esme] Howard [British Minister in Sweden] (7); Sir Mansfeldt Findlay [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary Norway] (3); Alfred Mitchell-Inness [British Minister to Uruguay] and Sir Reginald Wingate [High Commissioner of Egypt].Also includes copies of Foreign Office telegrams to the individuals mentioned above.


  • 21 Aug 1917 - 23 Aug 1917

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1 item(s) (1 file (137 loose folios))

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