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'Administration Report of the Persian Gulf for the Year 1937' [‎11r] (21/72)

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The record is made up of 1 file (34 folios). It was created in 1938. 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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APPENDIX I.
NOTES ON THE WORKING OF THE RESIDENCY An office of the East India Company and, later, of the British Raj, established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. DISPENSARY,
BUSHIRE, FOR THE YEAR 1937.
Lieut.-Colonel J. J. Rooney, I.M.S., was in charge from 1st January until
he fproceeded on leave on 26th June. He resumed charge on the 27t'h Sep
tember and held it until the end of the year. During his absence, 1st Class
Assistant Surgeon R. Easey, I.M.D., officiated as Residency An office of the East India Company and, later, of the British Raj, established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. Surgeon.
1st Class Assistant Surgeon M. L. A. Steele, I.M.D., was in sub-charge
from 1st January until 1st February.
1st Class Assistant Surgeon R. Easey, I.M.D., was in sub-charge from 1st
February until the end of the year.
Nothing of note occurred during the year. There were no epidemics.
The weather throughout the year was average for the Persian Gulf The historical term used to describe the body of water between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. .
The number of indoor and outdoor patients compared with those of 19S6
were as follows :—
In- Out- Operations,
patients. patients.
1936 l 10,990 168
1937 6 11,339 207
Malaria, as usual, was the most prevalent disease and accounted for
approximately a third of the total attendances.
J. J. ROONEY, Lieut.-Colonel, I.M.S.y
Residency An office of the East India Company and, later, of the British Raj, established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. Surgeon.

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The file consists of Administration Report of the Persian Gulf The historical term used to describe the body of water between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. for the Year 1937 (New Delhi: Government of India Press, 1938).

The Report, prepared by the 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. , summarises important information relating to the Gulf and notable events in the Gulf during 1937. The Report contains a review by the 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. , and separate sections on each of the agencies, consulates, and other areas that made up the Residency An office of the East India Company and, later, of the British Raj, established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. . The information provided includes lists of personnel, movements of British officials and foreigners, local administration, military and naval matters, aviation, the political situation, trade and commerce, medical reports, meteorological reports, and related information.

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1 file (34 folios)
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There is a list of contents at the front of the Report, on folio 3.

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Foliation: the foliation system in use commences at 1 on the front cover, and continues through to 36 on the back cover. The sequence is written in pencil, enclosed in a circle, and appears in the top right hand corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. page of each folio.

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