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  1. Country Profile: Qatar

    between the British and Qatar, as illustrated through the India Office Records. Qatar is an Arab emirate... until the mid-nineteenth ...


  2. The Qatar Oil Concession Ushers in a New Era for British Relations with Doha

    Valentina Mirabella Qatar’s exploratory wells were drilled relatively late, although Major Frank... to the Anglo-Persian Oil Company (A.P.O.C.) ...


  3. When Maritime Protection Is Not Enough: Britain’s Agreement to Protect Qatar’s Borders at Sea and on Land

    ambitions. IOR/R/15/1/614, f. 20 /en/archive/81055/vdc_100023281214.0x00002f Qatar, 1934 But in the inter-war... in Council signed with the Shaikh ...


  4. Modernity meets Tradition: Reflections on Traditional Music in Qatar

    Rolf Killius Though nowadays Qatar is well-known for its immense natural oil and gas reserves... on traditional music in Qatar. There ...


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

    importance for Qatar due to his recognition of its independent sovereignty in 1868. Sir Lewis Pelly is a key... was Britain’s senior official ...


  6. Oil for Military Protection between the Wars: Qatar’s Request for Weapons and the British Response

    Valentina Mirabella Archival Specialist, British Library By offering military protection to Qatar, the British tried to ensure access to Qatari ...


  7. Qatari History: Pivotal Moments Revealed in India Office Records

    Office Records demonstrate the exchanges that took place between Britain and Qatar over the last three centuries. Extending round a shallow bay ...


  8. A Considerable Fortune: The Wealth, and Death, of Sheikh Jāsim bin Muḥammad Āl Thānī

    years later on 3 November 1916. Political Agent Wahabi (Tribe) Qatar People and Places Qatar 1900–1949 81055/vdc_100000000193.0x0002f9 ...


  9. George Barnes Brucks and the First English Survey of the Gulf

    of houses’. Further west, Brucks navigated the shallow waters and inlets of the coast of Qatar (here referred... Along the Qatar ...


  10. Coll 5/63 ‘Petroleum Development (Qatar) Ltd: Proposed construction of aerodrome on western side of Qatar’

    permission to operate aircraft within Qatar and the wider Persian Gulf; under the Qatar Oil Concession the company was required to seek ...

    113 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2025  Date(s): 14 Apr 1937-21 Oct 1947

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