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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. 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 ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. 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 ...


  5. 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 ...


  6. Creature Comforts, Wine and Spirits: Inside the Home of a Peripatetic British Agent

    Not least Lewis Pelly, one of the most important British Political Residents in the Persian Gulf (1862–73)... intended to buy from ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. Pelly’s Unprecedented Trip to Riyadh

    which resulted in a series of questions on the topic being sent to Lewis Pelly, Political Resident... 81055/vdc_100023442180.0x000004 ...


  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. The Political Residency, Bushire

    coast. Lewis Pelly, Political Resident in the Gulf, first raised the matter in 1863 but it was only... and Private Papers  can also ...


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