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The record is made up of 1 item (4 folios). It was created in 25 Jan 1858. 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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This bundle consists of a summary of a letter received from HM Minister to Persia [Iran], Charles Augustus Murray (15 December 1857, Number 140), summarising letters from Lieutenant Colonel Taylor at Herat (22, 23, 26 October, and 2, 3, 4, 5 November 1857).

The summaries mostly relate to Herat, including: a copy of the treaty between Great Britain and Persia being delivered to the ruler of Herat; the Jews of Herat and Meshed; and the chief of Herat being unable to realise his independent position.

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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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Mss Eur F231/32, ff 92-95

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25 Jan 1858 (CE, Gregorian)

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‘Letters from Persia received Jan : 25. 1858.’, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F231/32, ff 92-95, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100049910432.0x000007> [accessed 19 August 2019]

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