The Nuttall Encyclopedia
MacDonald, Sir Claude M.
British Minister at Peking; served in the army in Egypt in 1882 and 1884, as a diplomatist in Zanzibar in 1887, and on the coast of Africa as commissioner in 1888; was sent to Peking in 1896; b . 1852.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'MacDonald, Sir Claude M.'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/m/macdonald-sir-claude-m.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.