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  1. Letter from James Dow, Assistant Surgeon, Temporarily in Charge of the Residency, Bushire, to Richard Morgan, Secretary to the Marine Board, Bombay

    In this letter James Dow, Assistant Surgeon, temporarily in charge of the Residency, transmits bills and receipts for supplies furnished to the Honourable Company cruisers, the Benares and the Vestal . Bills and receipts not included. English Latin East In ...

    1 image in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/22, f 88 1 Date(s): 3 Dec 1821
  2. Letter from Ephraim Gerrish Stannus, Resident in the Persian Gulf, Bushire, to the Honourable Mountstuart Elphinstone, President and Governor in Council, Bombay

    In this letter Ephraim Gerrish Stannus, Resident in the Persian Gulf, Bushire, informs Mountstuart Elphinstone, President and Governor in Council, Bombay, that he has granted a set of bills for 2000 rupees, in favour of John Ritchie, in order to meet the d ...

    1 image in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/32, f 62v 2 Date(s): 21 May 1824
  3. Kitāb fī al-qarasṭūn كتاب في القرسطون Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī ثابت بن قرّة الحراني

    Treatise on the static and mechanic theories underpinning the use of a kind of balance by Abū al-Ḥasan Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī (أبو الحسن ثابت بن قرّة الحرّاني; d. 901). The treatise begins with postulates taken from the Kitāb fī al-thiqal wa-al-khiff ...

    18 images in record Ref: IO Islamic 461, ff 198v-207r Date(s): 1198
  4. Letter no.129 of 1856 from Commander Felix Jones, Acting Resident in the Persian Gulf, to Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay

    The letter is a covering letter, relating to the treatment of the owners of vessels flying British flags at Muscat. The enclosure is the translation of a letter (folio 150) from Jones to the Native Agent at Muscat, dated 22 March 1856, instructing the Nati ...

    4 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/157, ff 149-150 Date(s): 5 Apr 1856
  5. Letter book of official letters from Lewis Pelly chiefly to the Political Department, Bombay

    The correspondence contained in the letter book relates primarily to affairs in Muscat from 1866 to 1868 during which time the Sultan of Muscat, Thuwaini bin Said died, allegedly killed by his son Salim II bin Thuwaini who subsequently seized power in Musc ...

    372 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/38 Date(s): 24 Nov 1865-24 Apr 1869
  6. Coll 5/88 ‘Persian Gulf Air Services: "Air India" Service and "Iraqi Airways" Service to Koweit’

    The file contains papers related to requests from Iraqi Airways and Air India Limited to operate services calling at Bahrain, Koweit [Kuwait], and Sharjah. The papers therefore address the question of the facilities that can be provided for civil aviation ...

    177 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2055 Date(s): 21 Apr 1947-2 Jan 1948
  7. Letter No. 383: Lieutenant-Colonel Samuel Hennell, Resident in the Persian Gulf, Bushire, to His Excellency Lieutenant-Colonel Justin Sheil CB, Her Majesty's Minister Plenipotentiary and Envoy Extraordinary at the Court of Persia, Tehran

    Samuel Hennell forwards the following enclosures: three translated substances of reports from the Agent at Shiraz [Mirza Mahmood], covering 26 August to 7 September, 14 September to 23 September, and 23 September to 10 October 1850 respectively. Subjects i ...

    18 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/121, ff 169-177 Date(s): 16 Oct 1850
  8. 'MAP 40 TO ILLUSTRATE THE CAVALRY AFFAIR of the 27th. April, 1918, and THE ACTION OF TUZ KHURMATLI, 29th. April, 1918.'

    The map accompanies The Campaign in Mesopotamia 1914-1918. Volume IV , and shows a region around Tuz Khurmatli [Tozkhurmato] in northern and eastern Iraq, indicating military operations, towns, routes and watercourses. Sketch marks give some indication of ...

    2 images in record Ref: IOR/L/MIL/17/15/66/4, f 263 Date(s): 1927
  9. Ext 5987/45 'Proposed visit of Persian Finance Ministry representative to India'

    This file consists of a single telegram regarding the proposed visit of Persian Ministry of Finance representative to the Government of India. Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at t ...

    8 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/1089 Date(s): 16 Nov 1945-27 Nov 1945
  10. 'File 4/54 COURT FEE STAMPS.'

    The file contains correspondence and administrative records relating to the use of court fee stamps by the Political Agency, Bahrain. The stamps were used in the levying of fees and fines in Agency Courts. The correspondence is between the Political Agency ...

    94 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/1162 Date(s): 14 Dec 1948-12 Sep 1950