Catalogue description Commonwealth Relations Office and Commonwealth Office: South Asia Department: Registered Files (SEA Series)

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Reference: DO 196
Title: Commonwealth Relations Office and Commonwealth Office: South Asia Department: Registered Files (SEA Series)
Description:

This series contains records of the South Asia Department of the Commonwealth Relations Office and the Commonwealth Office dealing with Commonwealth relations with India, Pakistan, Ceylon and the Maldive Islands (relations with which were handled by the Commonwealth Relations Office, although the islands were still a colony, after Ceylon became independent in February 1948).

Date: 1960-1968
Related material:

For later records see FCO 37

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: SEA file series
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Commonwealth Office, South Asia Department, 1967-1968

Commonwealth Relations Office, South Asia Department, 1960-1966

Physical description: 565 file(s)
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated

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