Letter from William Bruce, Acting Resident at Bushire to John Adam, Secretary to the Government, Secret Political and Foreign Department, Fort William, Calcutta

IOR/R/15/1/12, f 163v

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 1 Mar 1813. 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 letter is confirming the receipt of weapons delivered by the Lord Minto for the use of the King of Persia, Fat′h Ali Shah Qajar. A detailed list of the items in question is included in the letter. It is noted that the Resident is currently in the process of turning them over to Mahomed Ali Beg [Muḥammad ‘Alī Beg], an officer of the Persian military.

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IOR/R/15/1/12, f 163v

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