Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the half-year ended 31st October 1879, BCCI_Report_1879, English

Description : The report contains the proceedings of the Half-yearly General Meeting of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries held on Saturday, 17th January 1880. It discusses the license tax, trade marks bill, proposed lateration in bills of Lading for sailing vessels, telegraph service, customs: procedure as to shipment of goods with the view to secure accurate statistics of export trade, customs: rules as to passing goods from jetty sheds, day of departure of mail steamers from Bombay, importation and storage of inflammable oils, doorgah poojah holidays, proposed extension of the value-payable system to goods transmitted by railway, abstract of accounts of the department of issue of paper currency, effect of railway freight on the trade in wheat and oil-seeds, vessels leaving during the strong spring tide, proposal to improve and extend the storm signal service, Melbourne international exhibition, charges for registartion of cargo boats, port commissioners' report for 1878-79, pot officers' report for 1878-79, the committee, funds of the Chamber, revised tonnage for the port of Calcutta, schedule of commission charges, members of the Chamber, rules and regulations of the Chamber.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the half-year ended 31st October 1879
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1879
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1879.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1879_001 to BCCI_Report_1879_130
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1879_001 to BCCI_Report_1879_130
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1879
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1879 Report
Date(s) : For the half-year ended 31st October 1879
Extent (Pagination) : 1-23, 1-195 Appendix: i-xx
Volume and issue number : 1879 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 A B Inglis, President
Publisher : Thomas S Smith, City Press
Place of Publication : 12, Bentinck Street
Subject : Half-yearly financial report of the BCC&I, Economics, Finance, Colonial history, Calcutta under the British
Physical Condition : Foxing, worm-eaten
No of Leaves : 126 + binding + cover + spine
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 24.3 x 14.7 x 1.5
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 23.8 x 14.4 x 1
Note on item : Handwritten note is present on title page.
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 : 19 March 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.