Letter no.4415 of 1855 from Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay, to Commander Felix Jones, Acting Resident in the Persian Gulf

IOR/R/15/1/149, f 49

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 19 Oct 1855. 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 an acknowledgement of receipt of 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. in the 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. , Captain Arnold Kemball’s earlier letter (folio 46) reporting the theft of sheep by a Kuwaiti subject from the Amaier tribe. Anderson writes that the Government approves of the Resident’s proceedings.

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Letter no.4415 of 1855 from Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay, to Commander Felix Jones, Acting Resident in the Persian Gulf, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/149, f 49, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024052050.0x000019> [accessed 24 February 2020]

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