'FILE NO. 15/3 SULEIMAN AL BARUNI AND HIS RELATIVES' [65r] (129/154)
The record is made up of 1 file (75 folios). It was created in 20 May 1940-5 May 1947. 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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British Consulate 9
Dated the 27th April, 1947.
To The Secretary to His Highness the Sultan of Muscat
Reference your letter No. 252/2 dated the 13th April, 1947.
2. Herewith five Affidavits in respect of the five senior and two
junior members of the late Shaikh Suleiman bin Abdullah al Baruni*s family.
3. Will you kindly collect the sum of Rs .14-10-0 from each of the
senior members (total Rs.73-2-0) and forward it to this Consulate 7 Please
also notify me when they have sailed.
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The file comprises telegrams, despatches, correspondence, memoranda, and notes, relating to Suleiman al Baruni and his relatives.
The discussion in the file concerns:
- The nationality of al-Baruni who was from Libya and implications for his admission to Oman
- His membership of the Ibadhi sect and his claim that he had influence with tribes inland from Tripoli
- Arrangements for travel of members of his family.
The principal correspondents in the volume are: the 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. , Muscat; 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. ; and officials of the Government of the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman.
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- 1 file (75 folios)
The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the front to the rear of the file.
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Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the inside back cover with 77; 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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