'File 36/44 Applications for Assistance to Export Cigarettes & Tobacco from India, U.S.A. & U.K.' [2r] (3/512)
The record is made up of 1 file (256 folios). It was created in 24 Aug 1943-26 Mar 1945. 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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M. YATEEM BROTHERS
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.
PHONE 8 M.
H.B.I.T’s 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, P. Gulf
Thankx^ou very much for your kind letter
No. 1917-36/l-D of date.
Enclosed you will find our forms Nos.PA/3,
4 and 5 giving particulars of the cigarettes^imported
by us from three different manufacturers in the United
States of America.
We shall very much appreciate to receive
your full support in this regard as our business with
America is almost at a standstill since America’s en
try into war.
The undersigned will deem it an honour to
call in person for giving any further information that
you may desire.
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This file contains requests for assistance and applications for shipping space that were sent to the Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. in Bahrain from a number of merchants active in Bahrain.
The applications relate to requests to import cigarettes into Bahrain from suppliers based in the United Kingdom, the United States and India. The file also contains correspondence between the Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. , the Political Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. and the External Affairs Department of the Government of India.
Also enclosed in the file are copies of minutes from two meetings of Bahrain's Commercial Advisory Committee in December 1943 (folios 41-42 and 45).
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- 1 file (256 folios)
The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the front to the rear of the file.
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Foliation: the main foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the inside back cover with 256; 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. An additional mixed foliation/pagination sequence is present in parallel between ff 2-223; these numbers are also written in pencil, but are not circled.
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- Yateem, A M
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