Skip to item: of 422
Information about this record Back to top
Open in Universal viewer
Open in Mirador IIIF viewer

'F.85 File 82/27-IV Qatar Oil' [‎9r] (26/422)

This item is part of

The record is made up of 1 volume (207 folios). It was created in 1 May 1934-1 Jul 1934. 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.

Transcription

This transcription is created automatically. It may contain errors.

Apply page layout

82/27
Telegram XX
From Secretary of State for India, London,
To 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. , Bushire. No.1133.
Repeated to Government cf India, Si m la. Eo.1134.
H^/s Minister, Jedda. No#1135.
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. , Bahrain. JJio. 1136.
Dated 1st (received 2nd ) May 1934.
IMPORTANT
^ h
Your telegram of the 30th ultimo 435. Q^atar
Reconna issance.
His Majesty's Government agree save that no
reference should be made to retaliation in communication to
Shaikh who should merely be informed that it is assumed that
he will give necessary warning to his tribesmen. Air
Ministry state that planes even when photographing are
likely to fly well bx out of range. They have instructed
Air Officer Commanding to carry out reconnaissance onredeipt
of authority from you. His Majesty* s Government assumes
that Ryan has no further comunent.
- SECRETARY OP STATE
POR INDIA -

About this item

Content

The volume contains correspondence between the 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. at Bahrain and 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. at Bushire, the 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. in London, the Shaikh of Qatar, ‘Abdullāh bin Jāsim Āl Thānī, and the Foreign Office in regard to the southern borders of Qatar, the Qatar oil concession and the relations of the Shaikhdom with ‘Abd al-‘Azīz bin ‘Abd al-Raḥmān bin Fayṣal Āl Sa‘ūd (Ibn Sa‘ūd), King of Saudi Arabia. There is also correspondence regarding an air reconnaissance of Qatar to be carried out via RAF flying boats, which took place on 9 May 1934, including reports of the reconnaissance (folios 147-154).

Some of the documents in the volume are marked as secret or confidential.

Extent and format
1 volume (207 folios)
Arrangement

The documents in the volume are mostly arranged in chronological order. There are notes at the end of the volume, (folios 196-202). The file notes are arranged chronologically and refer to documents within the volume; they give brief description of the correspondence with reference numbers in red crayon, which refer back to that correspondence in the volume.

Physical characteristics

The main foliation is written in pencil, circled, and can be found in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. of each folio.The numbering begins on the title page, on number 1, and ends on the inside of the back cover, on number 207.

There is another foliation sequence, incomplete.

Written in
English in Latin script
View the complete information for this record

Use and share this item

Share this item
Cite this item in your research

'F.85 File 82/27-IV Qatar Oil' [‎9r] (26/422), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/629, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023834478.0x00001b> [accessed 8 December 2019]

Link to this item
Embed this item

Copy and paste the code below into your web page where you would like to embed the image.

<meta charset="utf-8"><a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100023834478.0x00001b">'F.85 File 82/27-IV Qatar Oil' [&lrm;9r] (26/422)</a>
<a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100023834478.0x00001b">
	<img src="https://images.qdl.qa/iiif/images/81055/vdc_100000000193.0x00025b/IOR_R_15_1_629_0026.jp2/full/!280,240/0/default.jpg" alt="" />
</a>
IIIF details

This record has a IIIF manifest available as follows. If you have a compatible viewer you can drag the icon to load it.https://www.qdl.qa/en/iiif/81055/vdc_100000000193.0x00025b/manifestOpen in Universal viewerOpen in Mirador viewerMore options for embedding images

Use and reuse
Download this image