Pol Ext 8303/49 'Geology and mineral resources of Dhofar: request for reports of A L von Krafft and R P Oldham 1900-01'

IOR/L/PS/12/1422

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The record is made up of 1 file (54 folios). It was created in 6 Sep 1949-15 Oct 1949. 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 file contains papers relating to the mineral resources and geological formations of Dhofar province in Oman. The file's contents revolve around the publication of a report compiled by Sir Cyril Sankey Fox in 1947 called 'The Geology and Mineral Resources of Dhufar Province, Muscat and Oman', which was published on behalf of the Sultan of Muscat and Oman. The contents of the report relied on a mineral audit compiled by the Geological Survey of India.

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1 file (54 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 56; these numbers are written in pencil 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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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/12/1422
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Ext 8303/49

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6 Sep 1949-15 Oct 1949 (CE, Gregorian)

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Pol Ext 8303/49 'Geology and mineral resources of Dhofar: request for reports of A L von Krafft and R P Oldham 1900-01', British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/12/1422, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100000000517.0x000390> [accessed 4 March 2024]

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