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Copy of despatch addressed by the Marquess of Lansdowne to His Majesty's ambassadors at Paris and St. Petersburgh

Author:
Unknown
Date:
1905-09-06
Description:
A copy of a letter sent by Henry Petty-Fitz Maurice, British Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, to Britain's ambassadors in Paris and St. Petersburg, with instructions to share the information with the French and Russian governments. The letter discusses an agreement which had been signed between Great Britain and Japan in August 1902 but which was not made public, so as not to interfere with the negotiations between Russia and Japan.
Subject:
Russo-Japanese War (1904-1905), International relations, Great Britain, Japan, France, Russia
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o282689
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