Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries from 1st November 1866 to 30th April 1867, BCCI_Report_1866_1867, English

Description : The report contains the proceedings of the Half-yearly General Meeting of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries held on Friday, the 31st May 1867. It discusses the River Trust, bridge over the Hooghly, amalgamation of the banks of Bengal and Bombay in connection with the currency, famine in Orissa, exemption of Native gentlemen from personal attendance in Courts of Civil Judicature, revision of the Customs tariff, execution in independent native states of the decress of British courts, adhesive stamps, compulsory registration of partnerships and deeds of trust or gift, adulteration of cotton in the North-Western Provinces, river dispensaries, octroi duties in the upper provinces, time allowed for application for refund of export duty on short shipments and re-lands, transhipment of goods without payment duty, specification of the contents of ships' manifests, levy of drawback duty on bonded goods, importation of Lucifer matches and other combustible and explosive articles, inland postages on letters, papers &c., British India steam navigation company, the budget for 1867-68, the License Tax, new member of the Chamber, funds of the Chamber, schedule of commission charges, tonnage schedule for the Port of the Calcutta, members of the Chamber, rules and regulations
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries from 1st November 1866 to 30th April 1867
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1866_1867
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1866_1867.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1866_1867_001 to BCCI_Report_1866_1867_063
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1866_1867_001 to BCCI_Report_1866_1867_063
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1866_1867
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1866- 1867 report
Date(s) : 1st November 1866 to 30th Aril 1867
Extent (Pagination) : 1- 22, 1- 70, Appendices: i- xiii
Volume and issue number : 1866- 1867 report
Medium of copies : Photographed digital images [24 bit, 400 dpi, uncompressed, colour, Tiff]
Medium of original material : Paper, printed in black and white
Creator(s) - Author(s) : BCCI Committee headed by R Scott Monclieff, Vice-President
Publisher : Bengal Printing Company Limited
Place of Publication : Calcutta
Subject : Half-yearly financial report of the BCC&I, Economics, Finance, Colonial history, Calcutta under the British
Physical Condition : pages have yellowed and are brittle
No of Leaves : 58 + 4 binding pages + covers + spine
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 14.3 x 23.4 x 1.2
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 14.1 x 22.7 x 0.9
Note on item : Handwritten notes present in BCCI_Report_1866_1867_034, BCCI_Report_1866_1867_039, BCCI_Report_1866_1867_040 and BCCI_Report_1866_1867_043.
Languages of material : English
Scripts of material : Roman
Contributor(s) - Owners of the original material : The Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries
Creator(s) of digital copy : Arnab + Aki + Sujata + Amritesh
Catalogued by : Chandrima
Date(s) of the digital copy : February 11, 2014
Place where copy was made : SCTR, JU, Kolkata
Present storage location : BCC&I Kolkata
Software : Canon EOS Utility , Adobe Lightroom 5
Hardware : Canon EOS 60D
Keywords : Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Trade Records, Colonial Trade Records, Imperial Trade Records, British Trade Records in Kolkata, British Raj in Kolkata.