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  1. Lewis Pelly’s Private Papers

    insight into the life of a British official. Throughout his life, Sir Lewis Pelly maintained a collection... in the Persian Gulf from ...


  2. A Portrait of Sir Lewis Pelly

    Karen Stapley Sir Lewis Pelly was a key figure in the history of the Gulf owing to his role,... residents in the history of the Gulf ...


  3. The Emergence of Qatar: Pelly’s Role in Britain’s 1868 Recognition of the State

    Karen Stapley Sir Lewis Pelly is a key figure in the history of the Gulf who, in his role... importance for Qatar due to his recognition ...


  4. Journey through Afghanistan, 1860

    Karen Stapley What was the purpose of Sir Lewis Pelly’s trip through Afghanistan in 1860? On the tenth of September 1860, Lewis ...


  5. The Bombay Banking Crisis

    Bombay’s banks in crisis and customers struggling to access funds. Lewis Pelly was one such customer.... Ryan to Lewis Pelly ...


  6. Economy in Turmoil: Gulf Trade Hit by Piracy and Famine

    Karen Stapley Lewis Pelly, Political Resident in the Persian Gulf 1862–72, witnessed rapid... When Lewis Pelly arrived ...


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

    provided by Lewis Pelly to the Government of Bombay on the export of wheat from Bushire to Britain. End... and drought were becoming ...


  8. The India Office Private Papers

    people could write in different, often more open, ways. The diary of Sir Lewis Pelly, the senior British... 81055/vdc_100022737590.0x000002 ...


  9. Performing Authority: the ‘Islamic’ Seals of British Colonial Officers

    of Lewis Pelly and John Calcott Gaskin Not all seals were rectangular or included the title of the seal-holder. Two other examples are ...


  10. Assassination and Intrigue in Muscat 1866–68

    Lieutenant-Colonel Lewis Pelly, Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, to attempt to mediate a settlement between... by the British ...


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