Skip to item: of 512
Information about this record Back to top
Open in Universal viewer
Open in Mirador IIIF viewer

'File 36/44 Applications for Assistance to Export Cigarettes & Tobacco from India, U.S.A. & U.K.' [‎3r] (5/512)

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.

Transcription

This transcription is created automatically. It may contain errors.

Apply page layout

I
Our Ref. Pa/3
M YATEEM BROTHERS
BAHRAIN
( 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. )
Bahrain 24th Au g ust 1945
'/ ^ '
© i
H. 3 . M’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
Details in regard to goods essentially
required from the United States of Ame-
rica by t he State of Bahrain (P.G)
1.
2 .
3.
4.
5.
6.
7 .
Name of would-be importer:
Name and address of agent )
or manufacturer in the ex-)
porting country from whom )
he wishes to arrange sup- )
piy "
Full description of the
goods required
A. M. YATBEM BROTHERS
BAHRAIN, 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.
MESSRS. PHILIP MORRIS & CO., LTD., INC.
119, FIFTH AVENUE,
NEW YORK (U.S.A)
) 4,400,000 CIGARETTES OF THEIR MANUFACTURE
Approximate weight In long)
tons of 2240 lbs of the )
good required )
Exact use or purpose con- )
tempiated for the goods )
to be imported )
Special reasons justifying:
A. supply of goods wanted:
B. Their import from the )
country suggested rather )
than from any other coun-)
try v . .)
Description of the urgency )
with which the goods are re-)
quired and the latest date )
which will be suitable )
II
9| TONS
FOR USE BY THE FOREIGNERS AND FOR THE
LOCAL POPULATION
THOSE WHO SMOKE THESE CIGARETTES
CANNOT MAKE USE OF ANY OTHER BRAND
NOT AVAILABLE ELSEWHERE
AS SOON AS POSSIBLE - ALL IN ONE SHIPMENT
OR IN THREE CONSECUTIVE SHIPMENTS

About this item

Content

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).

Extent and format
1 file (256 folios)
Arrangement

The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the front to the rear of the file.

Physical characteristics

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.

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

'File 36/44 Applications for Assistance to Export Cigarettes & Tobacco from India, U.S.A. & U.K.' [‎3r] (5/512), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/2/1787, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100030269603.0x000006> [accessed 16 June 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_100030269603.0x000006">'File 36/44 Applications for Assistance to Export Cigarettes & Tobacco from India, U.S.A. & U.K.' [&lrm;3r] (5/512)</a>
<a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100030269603.0x000006">
	<img src="https://images.qdl.qa/iiif/images/81055/vdc_100000000282.0x00020a/IOR_R_15_2_1787_0005.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_100000000282.0x00020a/manifestOpen in Universal viewerOpen in Mirador viewerMore options for embedding images

Use and reuse
Download this image