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  1. File 3136/1914 Pt 6 ‘German War. Turkey. Jeddah. Food Supplies’

    Papers concerning the impact of war between Britain and Turkey upon shipping, food supplies and travellers on Hajj pilgrimage, along the Red Sea coast ...

    472 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/466  Date(s): 5 Dec 1914-11 Jun 1916
  2. ‘File 29/21 - III FOOD SUPPLY RICE’

    The file contains correspondence about arrangements for the purchase and shipping of rice imports mainly from African and South American countries, for ...

    720 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/779  Date(s): 30 May 1948-26 Sep 1949
  3. 'File 9/10 Currency: export of gold and silver'

    The file contains statements of shipments of gold, silver, jewellery and currency from Bahrain, signed by the Director of Customs and Port Officer at Bahrain ...

    224 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/355  Date(s): 22 Feb 1949-3 Dec 1950
  4. ‘File 29/21 vol ii FOOD SUPPLIES RICE’

    The file contains correspondence, mainly telegrams, about British efforts to obtain supplies of rice for local consumption in the Persian Gulf shaikhdoms, ...

    648 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/778  Date(s): 30 May 1945-30 May 1948
  5. 'File 1/A/48 III FOOD CONTROL.'

    The file concerns the effects of the implementation of controls on the import and export of food and other commodities in Bahrain and the Trucial Coast ...

    560 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/171  Date(s): 31 Jan 1942-8 Aug 1942
  6. 'File 9/10 Export of gold and silver from Bahrain (Routine)'

    The file contains applications to the Political Agent at Bahrain for licences to export gold, silver or currency from Bahrain. Each application is followed ...

    886 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/353  Date(s): 20 Apr 1942-7 Aug 1947

    The file contains correspondence about supplies of wheat and barley for importation and local consumption in Dubai, Sharjah and the other Trucial Coast ...

    682 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/781  Date(s): 25 Oct 1943-29 Dec 1944
  8. ‘File 29/18i I Food Supplies – TEA & COFFEE’

    This is a correspondence file about the operation and impact on the population and economy of Bahrain and the Trucial Coast sheikhdoms, of Government of ...

    748 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/767  Date(s): 08 Mar 1940-16 Mar 1944
  9. ‘File 28/52 Landing of U.S. seamen at Bahrain’

    The file contains copies of correspondence concerning the presence of United States (US) merchant seamen at Bahrain, in particular questions of facilities ...

    52 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/744  Date(s): 13 Jun 1944-19 Aug 1944
  10. ‘File 28/71 Navicert = routine correspondence’

    The file comprises copies of correspondence and other papers relating to the implementation of the Navicert system in the Persian Gulf, which was intended ...

    368 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/759  Date(s): 27 Mar 1941-29 Dec 1946