Overview of the Sir Henry McMahon letters

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Overview of the Sir Henry McMahon letters

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Sir Henry McMahon letters
Dates: 1915-1916
Collection Number: 80097
Creator: McMahon, Henry, Sir, 1862-1949.
Collection Size: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Letters to Husain ibn 'Ali, sharif of Mecca and future king of Hejaz, relating to Arabia during World War I. Photocopy of handwritten transcript.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: Arabic

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sir Henry McMahon letters, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

Accruals

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Alternative Forms of Material Available

Photocopy of handwritten transcript.

Biographical/Historical Note

British high commissioner in Egypt, 1914-1916.

Scope and Content of Collection

Letters to Husain ibn 'Ali, sharif of Mecca and future king of Hejaz, relating to Arabia during World War I. Photocopy of handwritten transcript. Photocopy.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
World War, 1914-1918--Saudi Arabia.
Husain I, King of Hejaz.