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

    ... to the maritime peace treaty. Mss Eur F126/40, f. 33v Competing Claims over the Territory Prior to this, Qatar’s tribes had been considered subordinate to Bahrain’s. This separate treaty would prove to be significant ... claims over the territory. Ultimately this treaty became the starting point for the British Government’s ...

  2. Country Profile: Qatar

    ... signed a formal treaty with Qatar, establishing the emirate as a British protectorate. However, Britain ... (Wikipedia) Qatar Profile (BBC News, UK) Qatar Statistics (UN Data) Qatar National Library   Treaties Lewis ...

  3. 'Correspondence and Memoranda Respecting Consular Jurisdiction in Persia, 1873-74'

    Foreign Office, Government of India, British Raj, Sir Knight Lewis Pelly, Persia, Treaties, |Crown ...

    48 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B7/1 Date(s): Jan 1875
  4. A Portrait of Sir Lewis Pelly

    ... treaties from 1862 to 1873. Sir Lewis Pelly was a key figure in the history of the Gulf owing to his role, ... of a Political Residency., in enforcing the region’s maritime peace treaties from 1862 to 1873. In 1892, the year ... Bahrain. Ultimately this treaty became the starting point for the British Government’s recognition of Qatar ...

  5. Letter from Lieutenant Colonel Lewis Pelly, HBM's Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, at Koweit [Kuwait], to The Secretary to Government, Political Department, Bombay

    also queries the instructions issued to him by Government which appear to disagree with the treaties ...

    4 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/55, ff 22-23 Date(s): Jan 1865
  6. Qatari History: Pivotal Moments Revealed in India Office Records

    ... September 1868, the ruler of Qatar, Shaikh Muhammad bin Thani, signed a treaty with Britain’s Political ... Industry Treaties Lewis Pelly Persian Gulf Qatar Introductory Articles Qatar London, British Library, ...

  7. Draft journal of Lewis Pelly's journey from Kuwait to Riyadh and back

    in the journal with the private secretary of the Imam revolve around the Amir's attempts to secure a treaty ...

    72 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/57 Date(s): 18 Feb 1865-17 Mar 1865
  8. 'Notes on the statements made in William Gifford Palgrave's book Narrative of a Year's Journey through Central and Eastern Arabia'

    through treaties and agreements that already existed such as Lord Canning's of 1861 which separated Muscat ...

    48 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/60 Date(s): 1866