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The record is made up of 1 file (4 folios). It was created in 1 Mar 1945-13 Jun 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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The file contains correspondence regarding a request for an increase in the rent paid by the Kuwait Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. Dispensary in order to finance necessary repairs and improvements to the building. The primary correspondents are: Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. , Kuwait; Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. , Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. ; Government of India.

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1 file (4 folios)
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The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the rear to the front of the file.

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Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the inside back cover with 6; 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.

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English in Latin script
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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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Archive reference
IOR/L/PS/12/1005
Former external reference(s)
Ext 3229/45

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1 Mar 1945-13 Jun 1945 (CE, Gregorian)

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Ext 3229/45 'Proposed Increase in Rent of Kuwait Agency Dispensary', British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/12/1005, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100000000517.0x0000ac> [accessed 18 September 2019]

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