‘A collection of treaties, engagements and sanads relating to India and neighbouring countries’  (543/578)
The record is made up of 1 volume (289 folios). It was created in 1933. It was written in English and French. 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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CCXX AFGHANISTAN—APPENDIX NO. XIV—1928.
It is necessary that the aviators employed on the Kabul-Tashkent Air Line
should hold necessary passports with free visas, valid for the period of one year,
for entering and leaving the territories of the parties without any limit of flights.
The profits derived from the reciprocal use of the Tashkent-Kabul Air Line
will be shared by the Headquarters of the Afghan Air Force and the Dubrolet
of the U. S. S. R. through the Afghan Foreign Office and the U. S. S. R. Legation
In completion of article 7 of the Agreement of November 28th, 1927, the con
tracting parties agree, in order to facilitate mutual accounts in respect of acces
sories, fuel and lubricating oil, to settle their accounts quarterly, i.e., on the 1st
April, 1st June, 1st October and 1st January.
In completion of article 8 of the agreement of November 28th, 1927, the Head
quarters of the Afghan Air Force agrees that if an aeroplane belonging to the
Dubrolet of the U. S. S. R. is damaged within Afghan territory, and if the Dubrolet
does not approve the repair of the damaged machine in the Afghan workshops,
the said Headquarters will send, at its own cost, the aeroplane to the border of
the U. S. S. R. Government. The Dubrolet on its side agrees that if an Afghan
aeroplane is damaged within the territory of the U. S. S. R., and if the Headquarters
of the Afghan Air Force does not approve the repair of the aeroplane in the work
shop of the Dubrolet of the U. S. S. R. at Tashkent the said Dubrolet will send
at its own expense the damaged aeroplane to the border of the Afghan Govern
ment. The despatch of aeroplanes on both sides will be effected with the least
The fare for passengers is fixed as follows :—
Single fare between Kabul and Tashkent
Single fare between Kabul and Termez
Single fare between Kabul and Mazar .
Single fare between Mazar and Tashkent
Single fare between Mazar and Termez.
£27 and 10 shillings English
or 260 gold Roubles.
£16 and 10 shillings English
or 166 gold Roubles.
£14 English or 130 gold
£13 and 15 shillings English
or 135 gold Roubles.
£2 and 10 shillings English or
26 gold Roubles.
ebi?o- r ; : ; « Article 15.
The fares for transport of passengers, mail and goods in a Soviet aeroplane at
the time of flight from Kabul, will be collected at Kabul by the Agent to the
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The volume is the fifth edition of volume 13 of a collection of historic treaties, engagements and sanads (charters) relating to India and its neighbouring countries, namely Persia and Afghanistan. This volume, originally compiled by Charles Umpherston Aitchison, Under Secretary to the Government of India in the Foreign Department, was revised in 1930 and published in 1933 by the Manager of Publications in Delhi, under the authority of the Government of India.
Part 1 of the volume contains treaties and engagements relating to Persia and dating from between 12 April 1763 and 10 May 1929. The treaties refer to: trade agreements; foreign relations; prohibition and suppression of the slave trade; sovereignty and status of Persian regions; frontier negotiations; foreign concessions; telegraph lines. Part 2 of the volume contains treaties and engagements relating to Afghanistan and dating from between 17 June 1809 and 6 May 1930. The treaties relate to: foreign relations; the establishment of boundaries and frontier negotiations; peace treaties; commercial relations; import of arms. A number of appendices follow part 2, which contain the text of treaties relating to both Persia and Afghanistan.
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- 1 volume (289 folios)
The volume is arranged into two parts covering Persia and Afghanistan respectively, as are the appendices at the end of the volume. Each part is divided into a number of chapters, identified by Roman numerals, and arranged chronologically, from the earliest treaties to the most recent. At the beginning of each part is a general introduction to the treaties and engagements that follow.
There is a contents page at the front of the volume (ff 4-8) which lists the geographical regions and treaties. The contents pages refers to the volume’s pagination system. There is a subject index, arranged alphabetically, at the end of the volume (ff 277-87) which also refers to the volume’s pagination system.
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Foliation: The foliation sequence commences at the inside front cover, and terminates at the inside back cover; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and are located in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of each folio (except for the front cover where the folio number is on the verso The back of a paper sheet or leaf. ).
Pagination: The volume also contains an original printed pagination sequence.
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