PZ 5749/39(1) 'Propaganda: Articles forwarded to Persian Gulf, Kabul & Katmandu for dissemination' [89r] (177/715)
The record is made up of 1 file (357 folios). It was created in 10 Aug 1939-27 Dec 1941. It was written in English, French and Arabic. 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.
This transcription is created automatically. It may contain errors.
14 DEC 1933
Mr 0 Gibson
Po& J. Department
Mr. H.Vo Hodson
Mr. Burton Leach
Mr. L.F. Rushbrook
Infn. Of fr,, 2241/1939
(for Air Mail)
( 10 )
COPY OP TBLiiGRAM From Secretary of State
to Government of India, External Affairs
Department, No.3371 0 M, dated 13th
Addressed by Secretary of State for India
to Government of India and repeated to
H.Mo f s Minister at Kabul and Governor of
Burma, Defence Department, No:588.M, and,
by Government of India, to Katmandu,
Copies air-mailed to 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 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. ,
Following from Ministry of Information for publicity.
German wireless alleges twenty fighter planes
being sent from this country Finland have been ordered
from the UoS.A, in order not to compromise British
relations with Soviet Government c In point fact
these planes all being supplied by British firms and
are of British manufacture. There 5 s no inclination
British authoritative circles conceal or belittle what
is being done to help the Finns in their resistance to
Soviet aggression; and no one is disposed feel undue
apprehension possible Soviet reactions.
It is now learnt that in addition to planes, 60,000
British service gas masks being supplied to Finnish army.
|^RECo. POL. DEFt 7
1 > DEC 1939
jlNDM OFFICE j
About this item
The file contains correspondence, mainly telegrams, relating to British propaganda forwarded to 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. for dissemination.
It largely consists of weekly telegrams from the Secretary of State for India, London, to the Government of India and others. The telegrams contain Ministry of Information news items about the war in Europe (Second World War) and how to communicate them in press, publicity and public relations work overseas. Recipients include the Government of India’s Bureau of Public Information; the Publicity Officer, Bahrain; and HM Minister, Kabul.
The file also includes an extract (in Arabic translation and French original) from the book Redressement économique et Industrialisation de la Nouvelle Turquie , by Orhan Conker and Emile Witmeur, published Paris, 1937. The title is also referred to in English as 'Economic Recovery and Industrialization of New Turkey'.
The file includes two dividers, which give a list of correspondence references contained in the file by year. These are placed at the back of the correspondence.
- Extent and format
- 1 file (357 folios)
The papers are arranged in chronological order from the rear to the front of the file.
- Written in
- English, French and Arabic in Latin and Arabic script View the complete information for this record
Use and share this item
- Share this item
PZ 5749/39(1) 'Propaganda: Articles forwarded to Persian Gulf, Kabul & Katmandu for dissemination' [89r] (177/715), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/12/303, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100061940182.0x0000b4> [accessed 25 February 2020]
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_100061940182.0x0000b4">PZ 5749/39(1) 'Propaganda: Articles forwarded to Persian Gulf, Kabul & Katmandu for dissemination' [‎89r] (177/715)</a> <a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100061940182.0x0000b4"> <img src="https://images.qdl.qa/iiif/images/81055/vdc_100000000466.0x0002b2/IOR_L_PS_12_303_0184.jp2/full/!280,240/0/default.jpg" alt="" /> </a>
Copyright: How to use this content
- PZ 5749/39(1) 'Propaganda: Articles forwarded to Persian Gulf, Kabul & Katmandu for dissemination'
- front, front-i, 2r:110v, 112r:115v, 118r:318v, 322r:357r, 358v, back
- East India Company, the Board of Control, the India Office, or other British Government Department
- Usage terms
- Open Government Licence