[Copy of] Letter from Lord Tenterden to the Under Secretary of State, War Office, May 6, 1881

[Copy of] Letter from Lord Tenterden to the Under Secretary of State, War Office, May 6, 1881

written by Charles Abbott, 3rd Baron Tenterden, 1834-1882, in Domestic Records of the Public Record Office, Gifts, Deposits, Notes and Transcripts Original records acquired as gifts or on deposit (PRO). Major General Sir John Charles Ardagh: Papers (PRO 30/40), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (06 May 1881), Turco-Greek Frontier. 1879-1891., Copy correspondence (official): Appointment of JCA as British Commissioner for delimitation of frontier. 1879-1882. , 3 page(s)

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Abstract / Summary
A two-page, handwritten letter, marked 'copy' at the top and dated May 6, 1881, from Lord Tenterden of the Foreign Office to the Under Secretary of State, War Office, requests that Major Ardagh be assigned to Constantinople to assist in military aspects of the transfer of territory and realignment of the Greek-Turkish border. On the back, in black pen, is written 'Lord Tenterden to U.S.S.W. May 6, 1881' and a brief summary of the letter.
Field of Interest
World History
Author
Charles Abbott, 3rd Baron Tenterden, 1834-1882
Copyright Message
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Content Type
Letter
Warning: Contains explicit content
No
Format
Text
Page Count
3
Page Range
1-3
Series Number
Turco-Greek Frontier. 1879-1891., Copy correspondence (official): Appointment of JCA as British Commissioner for delimitation of frontier. 1879-1882.
Subject
World History, Global Issues, History, Social Sciences, Political and Social Movements, Territorial Disputes, Border Disputes, Turkey and its Borders, International relations, Annexation of land, Political boundaries, Convention of Constantinople, July 2, 1881, Geography, Politics & Policy, Movimientos Políticos y Sociales, Movimentos Sociais e Políticos, Las Disputas Territoriales, Disputas Territoriais, Turco-Greek Boundary Commission (1881), Sir John Charles Ardagh, 1840-1907, Albert Parker, 3rd Earl of Morley, 1843-1905, Turkish, Greeks, Industrialization and Western Global Hegemony (1750–1914)
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Movimientos Políticos y Sociales, Movimentos Sociais e Políticos, Las Disputas Territoriales, Disputas Territoriais

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