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

    In Bahrain, Qatar and along the Arab coast, pearl divers started to seek new opportunities with the oil...


  2. 'File 1/A/5 III ADMINISTRATION. QATAR AFFAIRS.'

    The volume contains correspondence concerning Qatar affairs, particularly the issues of smuggling, and rationing. The principal correspondents are the ...

    440 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/143  Date(s): 10 Jun 1944-6 Jan 1946
  3. 'File [3A] Slavery: cases of Qatar slaves reported at Bahrain'

    The file contains correspondence related to twenty manumission applications made by slaves from Qatar, taken down by staff at the Political Agency in Bahrain. ...

    136 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/1829  Date(s): 18 Dec 1943-14 Sep 1946
  4. 'Vol 259 Slave Trade'

    The volume's correspondence and other papers document British officials' attempts to suppress the slave trade in the Gulf, and their procedures for dealing ...

    466 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/171  Date(s): 18 Nov 1857-30 Nov 1861
  5. Letters outward

    The volume contains copies of letters sent by the British Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, mainly to J P Willoughby, Secretary to the Government ...

    216 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/99  Date(s): 13 Dec 1842-30 Dec 1843
  6. 'Vol 255 Slave Trade'

    The volume's correspondence and other papers document British officials' attempts to suppress the slave trade in the Gulf, and their procedures for dealing ...

    382 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/168  Date(s): 25 Mar 1857-18 Dec 1861
  7. ‘Bushire letters out 1848 PT 1 Bushire letters out 1848 PT 2’ Vol 162 Outward letter book, 1849

    The volume contains copies of letters sent in 1849 by Major Samuel Hennell, British Political Resident in the Persian Gulf at Bushire, mainly to Arthur ...

    634 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/117  Date(s): 01 Jan 1849-31 Dec 1849
  8. 'Book No 281'

    This volume contains administrative reports and historical sketches concerning Persian Gulf affairs. The volume also contains a number of letters between ...

    356 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/178  Date(s): 7 Apr 1859-31 May 1861
  9. 'File A/2 VI Correspondence regarding slaves applying for manumission at Muscat'

    The correspondence and other papers included in the file comprise two distinct parts. There is a significant chronological jump from the first part of ...

    154 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/1836  Date(s): 7 Jan 1943-5 Feb 1951
  10. 'File A/4 Rules governing manumission of slaves'

    The file is comprised of extracts of correspondence and official notices, all referring to the manumission of slaves in the Persian Gulf. The contents ...

    66 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/1843  Date(s): 22 May 1926-12 Apr 1950

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