File 4613/1919 Pt 4 'MESOPOTAMIA: LAND TENURE – MISCELLEANOUS ENQUIRIES RE ACQUISITION OF LAND'

IOR/L/PS/10/847/4

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The record is made up of 1 item (33 folios). It was created in 30 Jan 1919-23 Dec 1920. 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 item consists of part four of the subject file 4613/1919 Iraq: Land Tenure. It concerns British land policy in the occupied territories of Mesopotamia [Iraq], particularly in relation to the purchase of land for cultivation. The part consists almost entirely of letters received by 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. and the Foreign Office from private individuals, many of whom are British army officers, expressing a personal interest in purchasing land in Mesopotamia and requesting further information on the subject.

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1 item (33 folios)
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English in Latin script
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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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IOR/L/PS/10/847/4
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P 4613/1919 Pt 4

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30 Jan 1919-23 Dec 1920 (CE, Gregorian)
Subjects
Agricultural land
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Foreign Office

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File 4613/1919 Pt 4 'MESOPOTAMIA: LAND TENURE – MISCELLEANOUS ENQUIRIES RE ACQUISITION OF LAND', British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/10/847/4, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100061385609.0x000005> [accessed 6 December 2019]

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