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Ottoman Empire. World - Ottoman Empire . Former nation/state/empire.

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Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Manuscripts and proofs of the works of Austen Henry Layard concerning his journeys through, and his archaeological excavations and diplomatic missions in, the Ottoman Empire., 1845-1882.

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Identifier: MSS.42346-42384
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The manuscripts, proofs and typescripts in this series all relate to the written works of Layard about his experiences and work within the Ottoman Empire. This includes some of his most well known publications, including 'Nineveh and its Remains', which was first published by John Murray in 1849.

Dates: 1845-1882.

Typescript, "Turkey. 1878. Section XVIII", by Austen Henry Layard., 1882.

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Identifier: MS.42380
Scope and Contents "From August to November. Mukhtar Pasha sent to Crete. Surrender of Batoum. Correspondence with Porte etc., as to reforms under Cyprus Convention. Withdrawal of Fleet from Prinkipo and Russian forces from San Stefano. Haireddin Pasha. Negociations with Austria for occupation of Bosnia. Midhat Pasha. Determination of Her Majesty`s Government to enforce Treaty of Berlin. Fall of Safvet. Haireddin Grand Vizir. Resumé end of year 1878."Section XVIII is accompanied by a supplement :...
Dates: 1882.

Typescript, "Turkey. 1879-80. Section XXII", by Austen Henry Layard., 1882.

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Identifier: MS.42384
Scope and Contents "Negociations about Bosnia and Montenegro - Alleged conspiracies against Sultan - Conclusion of Slave Trade Convention - Assassination of Col. Kummeroff - Capture of Col. Synge by brigands - Greek fontier question - Fall of Lord Beaconsfield`s ministry - My recall - Mr. Goschen`s arrival at Constantinople - Departure for England - Resumé of condition of affairs in Turkey - The Sultan`s character."Section XXII is accompanied by a supplement : typescript transcription of a dispatch...
Dates: 1882.

Typescript, "Turkey. Section IX. 1878", by Austen Henry Layard., 1882.

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Identifier: MS.42371
Scope and Contents

"Negociations for bases of peace and armistice at Adrianople - Russian tricks and duplicity to delay their conclusion - Change in Austrian policy - Advance of Russians to Tchataldje - Return of Plenipotentaries and signature of bases of peace and armistice."

Section IX is accompanied by a supplement : "Despatch to Earl of Derby. 28. January. 1878".

Dates: 1882.

Typescript, "Turkey. Section X. 1878", by Austen Henry Layard., 1882.

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Identifier: MS.42372
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"The Fleet ordered up to Constantinople - Russians threaten to enter city - Prorogation of the Chambers - Greece invades Thessaly - The Fleet anchors at the Prince`s Islands - Arrival of M. Fournier."

Section X is accompanied by a manuscript transcription of an article from "The Daily News", 7 February 1878 : "Latest Telegrams. The peace negotiations. Server Pacha on English policy. Charges against Lord Beaconsfield and Mr. Layard".

Dates: 1882.

Typescript, "Turkey. Section XI. 1878", by Austen Henry Layard., 1882.

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Identifier: MS.42373
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"Negociations for armistice and bases of peace - Preliminary Treaty of San Stefano - Visit of Grand Duke Nicholas to the Sultan - Resignation of Lord Derby."

Section XI is accompanied by a typescript supplement :

"Private letter to Earl of Beaconsfield. 20, March 1878."

"Private laetter [sic] to Earl of Derby. 27. March 1878."

"Despatch `most secret` to Earl of Derby 28. March 1878."

Dates: 1882.

Typescript, "Turkey. Section XIX. 1879", by Austen Henry Layard., 1882.

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Identifier: MS.42381
Scope and Contents

"Fleet moved to Ismid - Convention with Austria - Rustem Pasha named Governor General of Eastern Rumelia - French policy in the East - The Jacobites, Chaldeans and Catholic Armenians - Russian intrigues - The Sultan - His mode of life - Safvet Pasha invested with the Star of India - Obtain leave of absence and return to England - Proposal for settlement of Greek question by Her Majesty`s Government - Return to Constantinople - Audience of the Sultan."

Dates: 1882.

Typescript, "Turkey. Section XV. 1878", by Austen Henry Layard., 1882.

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Identifier: MS.42377
Scope and Contents "The Salisbury-Schuvaloff agreement - Threatening position of Russians before Constantinople - Firman for occupation of Cyprus - Exchange of ratifications of Cyprus convention - Occupation of Bosnia by Austria - The Pomaks - Commission of enquiry into their condition."Section XV is accompanied by a supplement : typescript transcriptions of three dispatches by Layard : "Despatch to Lord Salisbury 4. July 1878";"Despatch to Lord Salisbury 8 July 1878";...
Dates: 1882.