Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries from 1st May to 31st October 1871, BCCI_Report_1871, English

Description : The report contains the proceedings of the Half-yearly General Meeting of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries held on Saturday, 16th December 1871. It discusses mode of collection of income tax on interest on government securities, conversion of 5 per cent loan of 1856-57, decimal sub-division of the rupee, Pauraben Channel, alteration of Rule VIII, octroi duties, port Canning, reporting steam tugs in Telegraph Gazette, publication of periodical statements of prices of grain in the Upper Provinces, the jetties, schedule fo charges for shipping goods at the jetties, street tramways, testimonial to Sir William Grey, members, funds of the Chamber, schedule of commission charges, tonnage schedule for the port of Calcutta, members of the Chamber, rules and regulations of the Chamber.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries from 1st May to 31st October 1871
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1871
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1871.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1871_001 to BCCI_Report_1871_059
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1871_001 to BCCI_Report_1871_059
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1871
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1871 Report
Date(s) : 1st May to 31st October 1871
Extent (Pagination) : 1-12, 1-70, Appendix: i-xv
Volume and issue number : 1871 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 J R Bullen Smith, President
Publisher : Cones & Co.'s Press
Place of Publication : No 19, Loll Bazar
Subject : Half-yearly financial report of the BCC&I, Economics, Finance, Colonial history, Calcutta under the British
Physical Condition : Overall condition is good, spine damage, brown spots
No of Leaves : 54 + binding + cover + spine
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 24.3 x 15 x 1
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 24.1 x 14.2 x 0.6
Note on item : Handwritten note is present in BCCI_Report_1871_024.
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 : Aki + Amritesh + Arnab + Sujata + Soumashree + Chandrima
Catalogued by : Chandrima
Date(s) of the digital copy : March 14, 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.