Political No. 23 of 1873, Forwarding Copies of Letters from the Government of Bombay Containing News Regarding Dr David Livingstone

IOR/L/PS/6/106, ff 342-344a

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The record is made up of 1 item (6 folios). It was created in 31 Jan 1873-1 Mar 1873. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers Documents collected in a private capacity. .

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This item consists of copies of a Political Despatch from the Government of India Foreign Department to the Secretary of State for India, dated 31 January 1873 and received by the India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Secret Department on 1 March 1873, forwarding copies of letters from the Government of Bombay From c. 1668-1858, the East India Company’s administration in the city of Bombay [Mumbai] and western India. From 1858-1947, a subdivision of the British Raj. It was responsible for British relations with the Gulf and Red Sea regions. containing news regarding Dr David Livingstone.

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1 item (6 folios)
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Foliation: the foliation sequence for this description (used for referencing) commences at f 342, and terminates at f 344a, as it is part of a larger physical volume; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and are located in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of each folio. The sequence contains three foliation anomalies: f 342a, f 343a and f 344a.

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British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers Documents collected in a private capacity.
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IOR/L/PS/6/106, ff 342-344a
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Political No. 23 of 1873

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31 Jan 1873-1 Mar 1873 (CE, Gregorian)

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