Overall Chronology

Overall Chronology

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British and International Commissions of Inquiry in Mandate Palestine
1919 - 1946
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Presents the main findings and recommendations of the various British and international commissions, reports, and conferences organized as a prelude to the Mandate or during the Mandate period. They came as a response to increased Palestinian unrest and revolt due to a general desire for national independence, fears of increased Jewish immigration, and suspicion of the ultimate intentions of the Mandatory Power.

Peel Commission and Partition

The members of the Royal Commission Photographed in the garden of the King David Hotel immediately after their first official sitting. Third left is Lord Peel , chairman of the commission. 

11 November 1936
Source: 
G. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph Collection
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