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Frederick F. Anscombe, The Ottoman Gulf: The Creation of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Qatar (New York: Columbia... and Qatar (Cambridge: ...
from the previous December, when Fowle wrote that the ‘balance of power as between Sheikh and Council...
This volume relates to the eastern boundary of Saudi Arabia and the southern boundary of Qatar. Much of the correspondence discusses the legal and international ...756 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2130 Date(s): 19 Jan 1923-12 Jun 1934
The file contains correspondence and telegrams sent and received by the Political Agent at Bahrain, Hugh Weighman, mostly from the Political Resident in ...469 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/502 Date(s): 19 Jan 1937-1 Feb 1945
The volume contains correspondence sent and received by the Political Agent at Bahrain regarding the arrangements and programmes for visits to Bahrain ...578 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/499 Date(s): 4 Jan 1935-6 Aug 1940
The file contains correspondence relating to the visits of suspected German agents to the Persian Gulf region. The main correspondents include: Tom Hickinbotham ...60 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/540 Date(s): 20 Jul 1937-2 Nov 1939
Coll 17/8(6) 'Date gardens of the Sheikh of Koweit in Iraq: discharge of HMG's liability in respect of possession and exemption from taxation'
This file is a continuation of IOR/L/PS/12/2857. It contains papers regarding the following: legal cases brought against the Shaikh of Kuwait (Shaikh Aḥmad ...853 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2858 Date(s): 21 Nov 1938-10 Feb 1948
'Translation of Lease by Sheikh Mubarak of Koweit of the Bunder Shweikh Lands and of the Acceptance of that Lease by the Political Agent, Koweit, both dated 15 October 1907'
This printed memorandum is a copy of a translation of a lease by Sheikh Mubarak [Mubārak bin Jābir Āl Ṣabāḥ] of Koweit [Kuwait] for Bunder Shweikh ...34 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B425 Date(s): 15 Oct 1907
The file contains papers, mainly correspondence and India Office Minute Papers, relating to the Shaikh of Koweit’s [Kuwait’s] date gardens at Fao [Al-Faw] ...675 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2880 Date(s): 3 Jul 1933-25 Apr 1939
The file concerns various increases in import duty (from 4½% to 6½%) by the Shaikh of Kuwait on goods imported into Koweit [Kuwait] by sea, and the question ...124 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3799 Date(s): 19 Feb 1934-2 Jun 1943