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  1. ‘The life stream of an office’: Instructions for dealing with correspondence at the British Residency in Bushire

    help explain many recurring features of the India Office The department of the British Government... part of, or under the influence ...


  2. Country Profile: Iran

    between the British and Iran, as illustrated through the India Office Records. The Islamic Republic... to Bahrain, where it remained ...


  3. Thesiger’s Clothes: Empire and Exploration in the Arabian Peninsula

    in the India Office Records. At the end of April 1948, the Political Agency at Bahrain received a kit bag... and empire-building and ...


  4. Crime or Punishment? The Cruel Death of a Sailor at Bushire in 1820

    their officers. ‘Many times a year’ the American missionaries on their way to India noted, ‘this mournful tragedy... should be ...


  5. The Mobility of Merchants in the Pursuit of Profit: The English Withdraw from Bushire

    after the establishment of the East India Company’s (EIC) Residency at Bushire, William Bowyear,... for Multinational Corporations This remained ...


  6. How the American Civil War Caused a Boom in Cotton in Persia

    needed to find new sources for their mills, so turned to India to supply their needs. Cudu-pariti, Hortus Indicus Malabaricus, a cotton Plant ...


  7. The Death of Queen Victoria: the Politics of Mourning for the British in the Gulf

    Empress of India in 1877, her presence was felt in many ways. Her face could be found on currency... and Empress of India. 81055/vdc_100023443147.0x000026 ...


  8. Telegraphs and Typewriters: The Impact of Technology on Bookkeeping at Bushire

    manufacturer E. Remington and Sons in 1873. Early typewriters started to appear in the offices of British... Government officials in India ...


  9. Kuwait’s Majlis Movement: National and Regional Developments Brought into Focus

    to place Kuwait within the broader Middle Eastern context. The documents of the India Office also make...


  10. A Quest for Knowledge: The Basra Date Palm, the Botanical Garden in Bengal

    the fortress walls, Edward Galley, East India Company (EIC) Resident, opened and read a letter that had just... to be found, collected and shipped ...


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