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  1. ‘File 28/55 Provision of machine guns for Bahrain police’

    The file comprises copies of correspondence relating to the purchase of machine guns by the Government of Bahrain, through the Political Agency, for use ...

    260 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/746  Date(s): 20 Sep 1938-20 Aug 1942
  2. ‘I Riyadh (VII) Colonel Dickson’s v[isit] to Riyadh (Includes visits of other Europeans to Riyadh’

    Correspondence and other papers relating to visits made by Europeans and Americans to Saudi Arabia, and specifically to Riyadh: A visit made in 1937 by ...

    121 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/5/121  Date(s): 10 Nov 1937-15 Nov 1945
  3. 'File 5/8 Oil expansion in Middle East'

    This file contains correspondence and reports relating to the expansion of oil exploration and export operations in the Middle East. The file's papers ...

    310 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/5/263  Date(s): 9 Dec 1943-12 Oct 1949
  4. 'File 38/3 I, P. C. L. Qatar Concession'

    The volume contains correspondence relating to the work of Petroleum Development (Qatar) Limited, a subsidiary of Petroleum Concessions Limited, in Qatar. ...

    484 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/864  Date(s): 2 May 1940-15 Mar 1947
  5. ‘File 28/73 Tele-communications in time of war’

    The file comprises copies of correspondence concerning arrangements for wireless radio communications at Bahrain during wartime. Correspondents include: ...

    100 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/760  Date(s): 29 Apr 1938-6 Nov 1939
  6. ‘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
  7. Coll 28/85S (1) ‘Persia. Abadan and S. W. Persian oilfields; Protection of British interests.’

    Papers relating to strikes and social unrest amongst workers on the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company’s (AIOC) oilfields in southern Iran (frequently referred ...

    1,113 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3490A  Date(s): 27 Mar 1946-28 Feb 1948
  8. ‘File 28/57-III Volunteers for National Service: Conscription of Labour, etc.’

    The file contains copies of correspondence and other papers relating to the introduction and application of Defence Regulation No. 2 of 1942, issued under ...

    514 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/750  Date(s): 2 Oct 1941-20 Jul 1942
  9. ‘File 28/57-V Defence Regulation No. 2 of 1942 (Working of)’

    The file comprises correspondence and other papers relating to the rescission of Defence Regulation No. 2 of 1942, made under the Persian Gulf States (Emergency) ...

    88 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/752  Date(s): 9 Feb 1944-27 Jun 1946
  10. ‘File 28/46-I Miscellaneous war requirements’

    The file comprises correspondence associated with a miscellaneous assortment of matters arising in wartime Bahrain: an enquiry from the Government of India ...

    154 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/741  Date(s): 26 Nov 1942-27 Nov 1944