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'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 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
The volume contains papers mostly relating to the visit, as state guests, of a deputation (Mission) from Koweit [Kuwait], including Sheikh Ahmad bin Jabar ...863 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/843 Date(s): 13 Jul 1919-28 Mar 1924
The volume comprises two parts discussing the Anglo-Turkish Agreement of 1913 and especially the negotiations with the Shaikh of Koweit [Kuwait] and Shaikh ...424 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/262 Date(s): 19 Oct 1896-25 Sep 1913
'Asia. Afghanistan, Persia, Turkestan, Burma, and China. Chronological Table of Events from June 1885 to December 1885.'
The first part of the file (folios 1 to 2) consists of a chronological table of 'principal events' which took place in Afghanistan, Burma, China, Turkestan, ...12 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/D85 Date(s): 1 Jan 1888-26 Feb 1913
The volume contains parts 9 and 10 of the subject 'Koweit' [Kuwait]: Part 9 (IOR/L/PS/10/51/1) concerns the rights of the Ruler of Kuwait to the islands ...636 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/51 Date(s): 1903-1912
The file contains papers, mainly correspondence, relating to the defence of Kuwait (also spelled Koweit and Kuweit in the file). It includes correspondence ...159 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3933 Date(s): 15 Jul 1938-20 Mar 1942
Coll 17/30(2) 'Proposed additional outlet to the sea in or near Kuwait territory. Development of port at Um Qasr.'
The file contains papers mainly relating to the port at Um Qasr (Umm Qasr). These papers mostly concern a notification of the schedule of dues and charges ...289 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2893 Date(s): 9 Sep 1942-21 Apr 1945