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of the colonial policy of England’. After a long debate within the Foreign Office, both the company...
This printed secret memorandum by the India Office, dated 13 March 1944, concerns oil concessions in the Arab sheikhdoms of the Persian Gulf in the context ...18 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B478 Date(s): 13 Mar 1944
This file consists of a report, written by the India Office's Political Department, on the subject of a mining concession in an area of the Kerman province, ...4 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/C167 Date(s): 17 Sep 1913
‘[Persia and Persian Gulf] Concessions (existing and prospective, in which the Political Department has been interested recently)’
This file contains handwritten (and in one case, typewritten) notes on a number of concessions relating to Persia and the Persian Gulf, in which the India ...32 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/C176 Date(s): 17 Sep 1913
Memorandum providing an overview of the British connection with Basidu [Bāsa ‘īdū](on the island of Kishm [Qeshm]) in terms of status and rights from ...6 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B404 Date(s): 1 Oct 1928
The file comprises four items of correspondence in the period 1939 to 1950 relating to a concession for prospecting for oil in Gwadur (at that time a dependency ...12 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/6/434 Date(s): 25 Aug 1939-17 May 1950
This file contains a copy of correspondence dated February 1950 between the British Residency, Bahrain and the Eastern Department, Foreign Office (G W ...10 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/6/430 Date(s): 13 Feb 1950-5 Dec 1950
The file consists of telegrams reporting the activities of Tullio Pastori, an Italian subject in the Persian Gulf, whose objective is to obtain Arab labourers ...66 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/227 Date(s): 23 Apr 1937-30 May 1938
This file concerns Saudi-Japanese relations. (Yemen is mentioned in the file's original title, but no reference to Yemen is made in the surviving correspondence.) ...54 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2159 Date(s): 19 May 1938-10 Mar 1941
This volume relates to the eastern boundary of Saudi Arabia and the southern boundary of Qatar. Much of the correspondence discusses the legal and international ...756 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2130 Date(s): 19 Jan 1923-12 Jun 1934