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Coll 29/24 'Ahwaz: office allowance' [‎58r] (119/152)

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The record is made up of 1 file (73 folios). It was created in 15 Jun 1931-31 Jan 1946. 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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In renly to your despatch No.7 (K 9550/7611/234)
of the 17th August 1931, I have the honour to forward
herewith nronosals for a revised office allowance to he
assigned as from January 1st 1932.
Krs.83,784 . The revised estimate amounts to a total of Krans
eighty three thousand seven hundred and eighty four only,
as follows
(l). Krans. 74,484.
2 , 000 .
1 . 200 .
Total Krans. 83,784.
The Right Honourable
Sir John Simon, G.C.S.I.,
etc., etc. , etc.,
The Foreign Office,
( 2 ).
Salaries and wages of the subordinate
staff. (Sanctioned in Foreign Office
Despatch No.7 (K 9550/7611/234;,dated
17th August 1931).
Rents. No change.
Lighting and Fans. Based on actual
expenditure during the last 3 years
this estimate is reduced by Krans 1000.
Conveyances. Reduced by Krans 100.
Sundry Expenses. Increased by
Krans 490 due to the general rise in
Uniforms. Increased by Krans 230 due
to the rise in the price of imported
(K 187/187/234)
•' » I
V.../ V.
17th December, 1931

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The file concerns the British Consulate at Ahwaz.

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The file is composed solely of internal correspondence between the Foreign Office, 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. , 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. , the Government of India, the British Consulate at Ahwaz, the British Consul for Khuzistan, and the British Legation at Tehran.

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1 file (73 folios)

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

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Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the inside front cover with 1, and terminates at the last folio with 74; 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.

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