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The Date Gardens in Iraq of the Sheikhs of Koweit [Kuwait] and Mohammerah. Scope of undertakings given by HM Government in 1914. Case for the opinion of the Law Officers of the Crown ...
This file contains a British Government report (folios 1-19) regarding promises made by the British in 1914 to the rulers of Kuwait and Mohammerah concerning ...70 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B468 Date(s): 29 Mar 1933
'Final Record of a Meeting Held at the Foreign Office on Thursday October 5th  to Discuss Relations between His Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom and the Sheikh of Koweit'
This is a printed memorandum containing a record of a meeting held at the Foreign Office on 5 October 1933 to discuss relations between Great Britain and ...50 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B427 Date(s): 11 Oct 1933
This file consists of the translation of the agreement between the Political Agent, Kuwait and Shaikh Ahmad al-Jabir al-Sabah, Ruler of Kuwait concerning ...16 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/5/11 Date(s): Jan 1929
‘Establishment. No. I/12 Appointments and Changes in the Political Residents & Agents in the Persian Gulf, and Secretaries, Bushire, & of the Govt. of India. and Others.’
Correspondence relating to the departure (either permanently or on temporary leave) of current, and the arrival of new incumbents, to the post of Political ...382 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/5/3 Date(s): 8 Dec 1913-10 Dec 1949
'Agreement for the exploitation of sulphur in Kuwait [between] His Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom and Eastern Gulf Oil Company Limited'
The file is concerned with an agreement between His Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom and the Eastern Gulf Oil Company Limited, which relates ...4 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B477 Date(s): 23 Oct 1940
The file contains papers, mainly correspondence and India Office Minute Papers, relating to the Shaikh of Koweit’s [Kuwait’s] date gardens at Fao [Al-Faw] ...675 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2880 Date(s): 3 Jul 1933-25 Apr 1939
The file concerns British Government (HMG) policy on relations with the Shaikh of Koweit [Aḥmad al-Jābir Āl Ṣabāḥ, Ruler of Kuwait]. The file ...705 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3784 Date(s): 5 Oct 1933-26 Nov 1937
File 360/1912 'Arms Traffic: Muscat trade; Arrangement with Sultan; Compensation; Arms Traffic Subsidy'
The volume consists of correspondence relating to a British naval blockade designed to stem the flow of arms through Muscat and Oman. The correspondence ...366 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/216 Date(s): 1910-1923
The file concerns Kuwait affairs. The papers include a report dated 9 May 1944, by the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Charles ...37 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3964 Date(s): 9 May 1944-13 Jan 1945
The volume comprises telegrams, despatches, correspondence, memoranda, and notes, relating to the survey of the Persian Gulf by RIMS Palinurus The discussion ...510 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/458 Date(s): 1911-1916