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  1. Cartographic Material in India Office Reports

    imperial knowledge gathering in the Gulf and beyond. Maps depicting the Gulf and wider region amassed... by the Residency in ...


  2. Colonial Knowledge: Lorimer’s Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia

    x 181.6 cm ‘Map of the Persian Gulf, ’Omān and Central Arabia’ which was made by Lieutenant Fraser... as closely analogous to ...


  3. India Office Records Map Collection: A Vast and Powerful Resource

    81055/vdc_100022752333.0x000019 Sketch map of the Persian Gulf & Arabian Coast, 1913. IOR/R/15/1/741, f. 8 The Core... Magdalena Pe ...


  4. Mapping Aden: The British Occupation of A Vital Trading Port

    Magdalena Peszko Only by mapping and surveying Aden fully were the British able to plan for its... Nevertheless, the physical geography of the ...


  5. ‘Persian Gulf Tragedy’: the Death and Legacy of John Gordon Lorimer

    Daniel A. Lowe The untimely death of John Gordon Lorimer, acting Resident in the Persian Gulf 1913–14, was seen as a tragedy. Yet, his legacy ...


  6. Negotiating the Origins of the Gulf’s Aviation Industry

    Dr Mark Hobbs Negotiation and improvisation formed the basis of the Gulf’s early aviation... travel. One of the reasons why such a large amount ...


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

    Dr Mark Hobbs George Barnes Brucks was the first Englishman to survey the Gulf’s coasts in the 1820s. But while Brucks’s charts were quickly ...


  8. 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 in Bushire as Britain’s ...


  9. Divers are a Pearl’s Best Friend: Pearl Diving in the Gulf 1840s–1930s

    on borrowed capital. 81055/vdc_100023403859.0x000005 Extract of blueprint map of the Arab coast of the Gulf... Dr Mark Hobbs Before ...


  10. The Political Residency, Bushire

    Office took an increasing interest in the politics of the Gulf. 81055/vdc_100023277818.0x000001 Map... as a factory, in the Gulf ...


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