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  1. Qatari History: Pivotal Moments Revealed in India Office Records

    Office Records demonstrate the exchanges that took place between Britain and Qatar over the last three centuries. Extending round a shallow bay ...


  2. 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 ...


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

    the form of houses’. Further west, Brucks navigated the shallow waters and inlets of the coast of Qatar... jutting out into the Gulf. Along ...


  4. 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...


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

    at Sharjah Town’, to Zubārah, ‘[a]ruined and deserted town on the west side of the Qatar Promontory’. Tables...


  6. 'Memorandum on British Commitments (during the War) to the Gulf Chiefs'

    This is a printed memorandum by the Political Intelligence Department of the Foreign Office concerning British commitments during the First World War to ...

    14 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B301  Date(s): 1918
  7. ‘File 41/1 Licences for Arms carried by Nakhudas’

    The file comprises correspondence relating to licences for arms carried by the nakhudas of boats on the Arab coast of the Gulf. Correspondents in the file ...

    112 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/896  Date(s): 29 Dec 1936-26 Mar 1949
  8. File 12/9 Visits to Bahrain of government officials and others

    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
  9. Coll 30/202 ‘Persian Gulf. Photographs of Notabilities (Sheikhs &c) (used for propaganda purposes)’

    The file contains papers, mostly correspondence, relating to the use of illustrations for propaganda purposes during the Second World War. It includes ...

    65 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3942  Date(s): 19 Aug 1938-20 Jan 1941
  10. File 2902/1916 ‘Treaties and Engagements between the British Government and the Chiefs of the Arabian Coast of the Persian Gulf’

    The volume consists mainly of six bound compilations of treaties and undertakings, together with related correspondence and other supplementary material, ...

    448 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/606  Date(s): 1916-1928

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