Catalogue description Foreign Office: Embassy and Consulates, Turkey (formerly Ottoman Empire): General Correspondence

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Reference: FO 195
Title: Foreign Office: Embassy and Consulates, Turkey (formerly Ottoman Empire): General Correspondence
Description:

This series contains general correspondence of the British embassy and consulates in Turkey (formerly the Ottoman Empire).

Before 1831 the records in this series are copies made from the general correspondence in FO 78

Date: 1808-1962
Arrangement:

By year and then (where applicable) by original file number. The item-level catalogue references reflect these file numbers and hence gaps occur in the sequence.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Foreign Office, Consulates, Ottoman Empire, 1782-1923

Foreign Office, Consulates, Turkey, 1923-1968

Foreign Office, Embassy, Ottoman Empire, 1782-1923

Foreign Office, Embassy, Turkey, 1923-1968

Physical description: 2723 files, papers and volumes
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated
Selection and destruction information: All political and confidential archives for 1918-1939 were destroyed.

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