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'Historical Summary of Events in the Persian Gulf Shaikhdoms and the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, 1928-1953: Appendices, Genealogical Tables' [‎126v] (39/142)

The record is made up of 1 volume (65 folios). It was created in c 1953. 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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236
(ii)
(Paragraph 150)
Proclamation No. 5 of 1349 {1930-31) Notifying the Public of the Introduction of
Bahraini Passports
1. The Public are hereby informed that the Government of Bahrein will
issue its own passports to Bahrein subjects with effect from the 22nd Saffer, 1349.
The passports will be of two kinds. Book Passport and Paper Passport.
The Book Passport (First Kind)
2. This passport will be valid for Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. Ports and foreign countries
such as India, Iraq, Europe and America. It will cost Rupees seven only and will
be valid for two years but can be renewed, after the two years, for further
two years on payment of renewal fee of Rupees five only and so on up till a limit
of ten years or till the passport is finished (full).
3. For journeys to foreign countries the passport will be required to be
endorsed by the Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. .
4. Persons requiring Book Passports should apply to the Passport Office on
a printed form available from the Passport Office at Anna One each form.
5. Wife and children under the age of twelve may be included in the Book
Passport.
The Paper Passport [Second Kind)
6. The Paper Passport will be valid for all Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. ports only, that is
all Persian ports, all Arab ports from Kuwait to Muscat both inclusive and all
Makran ports to the north of Karachi.
7. The Paper Passport should be obtained from the Passport Office but it
is not necessary to make application on the printed form. Cost of a Paper Passport
for a single outward journey will be Rupee one only and then will be valid for
twelve months from the date of issue. Return journey will cost Rupees two only.
These passports must be taken out by all the Bahrein subjects leaving Bahrein for
Gulf ports.
8. The public is reminded that as Bahrein is an independent Arab State
and for this reason British or British Indian passports valid for British Empire and
Mandated territories or Protectorates will not hold good for Bahrein, a visa for
Bahrein will be required on every passport.
APPENDICES TO CHAPTER 3, KUWAIT
APPENDIX A
Agreements concerning the Lease of the Bandar Shuwaikh Lands, dated
October 15 1907
(i)
(Paragraphs 5 and 59)
Agreement signed by the Ruler of Kuwait
TWs Agrem is from me Sheikh Mobarak-us-Subah, Ruler of Koweit,
on behalf of myseh and on behalf of my heirs after me. to Maior S G Knox
Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. of the precious Imperial English Government in Koweit, on behalf
of the precious Imperial English Government. The reason of wntim/ihk n ; ,npr
is that I, Sheikh Mobarak-us-Subah, the Ruler of Koweit, have, on behalf of myself
and on behalf of my heirs alter me leased in perpetuity to the precious Imperial

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Appendices to IOR/R/15/1/731(1). The appendices relate to the chapter on general matters, and to the chapters on Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, the Trucial States, and Muscat. Also includes genealogical tables of Ruling Families in the Gulf at the end of the volume and (separately filed) further handwritten genealogical tables.

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1 volume (65 folios)
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There is a list of contents at the front of the volume.

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Foliation: the foliation sequence commences at 110 on the front cover and terminates at 176 on the last of the loose folios stored in polyester sheets. These numbers are written in pencil, are enclosed in a circle, and appear 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. The foliation sequence is a continuation of that in the main part of the document - IOR/R/15/1/731(1).

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