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Arabian Gulf, 1969-04 - 1970-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/7/15

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, particularly relating to JA's visit to Abu Dhabi, Muscat [Masqat] and Oman, Qatar, Jordan and Beirut [Lebanon] in 1969, with correspondents including: the Sultan of Muscat; Sir Arnold Hall, Chairman of Hawker Siddeley Group Limited (2); the Sultan of Abu Dhabi; [Robert] Michael Stewart, Foreign Secretary; Edward Heath [Leader of the Conservative Party].

Also includes: notes of a talk with the Shah of Persia on the deteriorating situation in the Middle East, and Britain's continuning presence in the Gulf; letters of thanks; notes on JA's meetings with the Sultan of Abu Dhabi, King Hussein of Jordan and Camille Chamoun, former President of Lebanon, on the future of the Gulf, and the situation in Jordan and the Lebanon.

Dates

  • 1969-04 - 1970-07

Conditions Governing Access

The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.

Extent

1 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

Box 146

Finding aid date

2011-06-07 16:29:35.270000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

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