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  1. The 1930s: the Gulf as ‘Highway between East and West’

    reconnaissance started over the Trucial Coast hinterland, while in Qatar drilling at ‘No. 1 well’ reached a depth... of importance in relation ...


  2. The Coming of the Wireless Telegraph to Bahrain

    The land was presented as a gift by Sheikh ‘Īsá bin ‘Alī Āl Khalīfah of Bahrain. Obtaining stone... and equipment at the site. In response, ...


  3. German Interests in the Gulf’s Pearling Industry

    This included Qatar, whose Turkish garrison had departed in 1916, in the wake of which, Shaikh ‘Abdullāh bin...


  4. Charles Belgrave – The Adviser

    and 1957, he served as Adviser to the rulers of Bahrain, Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa (r. 1923–42) and Sheikh Salman bin Hamad ...


  5. The British Empire in the Gulf during the Second World War

    (IOR/R/15/2/664) ‘File 28/35 Denial programme Qatar’ (IOR/R/15/2/729) As the war dragged on, and with the loss...


  6. 'Flags Flown by the Sheikh of Qatar. (Bahrain and Trucial Coast)'

    This file contains correspondence between the British officials in Bahrain, Bushire, Baghdad, the India Office and the Government of India, as well as ...

    142 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/1694  Date(s): 7 Aug 1929-13 Dec 1938
  7. 'File 10/3 II Qatar Oil Concession'

    The papers in this volume date mostly from 1933-1934. The volume contains copies of correspondence between the Political Resident at Bahrain and the Secretary ...

    520 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/411  Date(s): 1916-1934
  8. 'File 10/3 I Qatar Oil Concession'

    The volume contains correspondence between the Anglo Persian Oil Company (APOC) and the Political Agency in Bahrain regarding the oil concessions in Qatar. ...

    468 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/410  Date(s): 27 Aug 1932-7 Nov 1933
  9. 'File 10/3 V Qatar Oil Concession'

    The volume contains correspondence, telegrams and memoranda exchanged between the Political Agent and the Political Resident and with the Foreign Office, ...

    527 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/414  Date(s): 14 May 1934-19 Jul 1934
  10. 'File 10/3 VIII Qatar Oil Concession'

    The volume contains correspondence between the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, the Secretary of State for India and the Sheikh of Qatar about the ...

    456 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/417  Date(s): 9 May 1935-23 Nov 1935

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