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  1. Country Profile: Kuwait

    British Library Partnership Team An overview of the key moments from the history of interaction between the British and Kuwait, as illustrated through ...


  2. The British in the Gulf: an Overview

    its colonial holdings in India. The East India Company The key actor in both of these developments was the East India Company ...


  3. The Singing Sailor, Salim Rashid Suri: A Ṣawt Musician from Oman

    style, which took influence from musical sources across the Middle East and India. Not even his brother... with commercial ships to ports in ...


  4. 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...


  5. Shaikh Ahmad goes to England: The Politics of Official State Visits

    the occasion is contained in the India Office records, as are details of the gifts that he offered to the King:...


  6. ‘Imperial Boredom’ and Imperial Reading

    Daniel A. Lowe A colonial officer named Hickinbotham illustrates the everyday boredom... and 1956 Advertising Publishers advertised to colonial ...


  7. The 1930s: the Gulf as ‘Highway between East and West’

    for the Government of India by the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf and other senior British officials.... to India, which was ...


  8. 'Final Record of a Meeting Held at the Foreign Office on Thursday October 5th [1933] 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
  9. Coll 25/14(1) 'Orders-in-Council: Special Police Officers Regulations Koweit 1948'

    Correspondence relating to the need for and issuing of 'The Special Police Officers regulation, 1947', under the articles of The Kuwait Order in Council, ...

    33 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3318  Date(s): 7 Jan 1948-30 Apr 1948
  10. Coll 5/16 ‘Air Route to India: Occasional landings at Koweit – Agreements between the Sheikh of Koweit and British Overseas Airways Corporation’

    The file contains correspondence regarding civil aviation matters in Kuwait (also spelt Koweit in the file). The primary focus is the negotiation of a ...

    550 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/1961  Date(s): 5 Sep 1932-25 Oct 1948

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