Letter from Lewis Pelly, Koweit [Kuwait] to [James Charles Edwards]

Mss Eur F126/42, f 17

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 3 Feb 1865. 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 giving instructions on the handling of affairs at 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. and in Bushire whilst Pelly is travelling to Riyadh. The instructions outline which letters should be opened and which should be left until he returns and also what to do with any matters of interest that arise in the letters that are opened.

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1 folio
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Watermark: The paper contains the watermark of 'C Millington, London, 1862'.

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English in Latin script
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Letter

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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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Mss Eur F126/42, f 17

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3 Feb 1865 (CE, Gregorian)

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