'File 36/46 Applications for Assistance to Export Supplies of Liquor from U.K.'

IOR/R/15/2/1791

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The record is made up of 1 file (179 folios). It was created in 8 Sep 1943-14 Apr 1945. 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.

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This file contains applications for import/export licenses and shipping space that were sent to the Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. in Bahrain by a number of merchants active in the country. The applications relate to the importation of alcohol and food supplies from various suppliers in the United Kingdom.

The file also contains related correspondence between British officials, primarily at the Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. and the Government of Bahrain Customs Department.

Extent and format
1 file (179 folios)
Arrangement

The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the front to the rear of the file.

Physical characteristics

Foliation: the main foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the inside back cover with 179; 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. Two additional mixed foliation/pagination sequences are also present in parallel between ff 2-162, and ff 163-167; these numbers are also written in pencil, but are not circled.

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English in Latin script
Type
Archival file

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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
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Unrestricted

Archive reference
IOR/R/15/2/1791
Former external reference(s)
English Office Files: 36/46

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Date(s)
8 Sep 1943-14 Apr 1945 (CE, Gregorian)
People & organisations
Customs Department

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