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Letter from Lewis Pelly, Muskat to Mr Alison [‎11r] (1/4)

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The record is made up of 2 folios. It was created in 6 Nov 1867. 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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Letter regarding the difficulties being caused by the Resident only being permitted to communicate with the Persian Passport and Foreign Office Monshee [ Munshi A secretary or political assistant working in the British administration in the Gulf, often also providing linguistic interpretation. ], who is about to be removed from Bushire owing to his conduct, and regarding the possibility of Persian servants spying on the residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. as well as requesting further information on allegations made and the treaty authority under which these circumstances have arisen.

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Watermark: The paper is watermarked 'C Millington, London, 1867'.

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Letter from Lewis Pelly, Muskat to Mr Alison [‎11r] (1/4), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F126/42, ff 11-12, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 17 September 2019]

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