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  1. 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. German Interests in the Gulf’s Pearling Industry

    dominance in the Gulf in the early years of the twentieth century. At the beginning of the twentieth... constructed from the German capital to ...


  4. Pearl Diving: Inside the Trade That Shaped the Gulf

    in the Persian Gulf region. Until comparatively recent times the trade was carried on by divers manually... The article goes on to state that ...


  5. British Government Resist Modernisation of the Pearling Industry

    on the Gulf’s pearl banks was intended to preserve the region’s pearling industry, yet ultimately contributed... the Gulf’s pearling ...


  6. Twilight of Pearl Trade Sees ‘Slave’ Divers Seek Freedoms

    Dr Mark Hobbs The dramatic decline of the Gulf’s pearling industry during the 1920s and 1930s, saw... coast of the Gulf, who had submitted ...


  7. Bahrain’s Economy: Buffeted between Pearls and Oil

    in the Gulf. This threat to the traditional way of harvesting pearls was compounded after the global crash...


  8. 'Memorandum respecting British interests in the Persian Gulf'

    The memorandum, printed for the use of the Foreign Office, was compiled on 12 February 1908 and contains information compiled by the India Office on British ...

    126 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B166  Date(s): 12 Feb 1908
  9. 'Pocket No. 25: Enclosure to Part III of Volume I of the Persian Gulf Gazetteer: Chart showing the Pearl Banks along the Arabian Shore of the Persian Gulf between Ras Tanura and Debai'

    Distinctive Features: An outline map entitled 'Chart showing the Pearl Banks along Arabian Shore of the Persian Gulf between Ras Tanura and Dabai' issued ...

    2 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/20/C91/3, f 27  Date(s): 1915
  10. 'File 78/1 II Pearl Fisheries'

    The Pearl Fisheries subject file contains correspondence and other papers relating to British concerns over the admission of foreign vessels into the Persian ...

    166 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/616  Date(s): 13 Nov 1937-24 Aug 1941

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