Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the half-year ended 31st October 1881, BCCI_Report_1881, English

Description : The report contains the proceedings of the Half-yearly General Meeting of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries held on 17th January 1882. It discusses the inland emigration bill, railway communication with Assam, Sylhet and Cachar; supply of stores for the public service; registration of partnerships; registration of trade-marks; establishment of telephonic exchanges; mail departure from Bombay; general customs pass for coasting steamers; extension of the indian paper currency act of 1871 in British Burmah; Sulkea salt golahs; reduction of jetty charges; revised scale of pilotage fees: reduction of port dues; making up and stamping lengths on Manchester cotton piece-goods; opening bales of cotton piece-goods at the custom house; proposal by Railway Companies to adopt a standard weight of a seer of 2 pounds; rates for carriage of tea through the Northern Bengal State Railway; tariff on inland telegraphic messages; insufficiency of power of High Court in Admirality Cases; illegal taxes on opium; petroleum act; communication with false point; proposed mercantile exchange; establishment of a European General Hospital at Darjeeling; London Corn Trade Association; the Government Resolution on the Port Commissioner's Administration Report for 1880-81; the Government Resolution on the Port Officer's Report for 1880-81; the Railways of India; the British and Inter-colonial Trade tariff union; East Indian Railway Co.'s Tariff charges; the funds of the chamber.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the half-year ended 31st October 1881
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1881
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1881.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1881_001 to BCCI_Report_1881_189
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1881_001 to BCCI_Report_1881_189
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1881
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1881 report
Date(s) : For the half-year ended 31st October 1881
Extent (Pagination) : 1-31, 1-304, Appendix: i-xx
Volume and issue number : 1881 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 : Overall condition is good
No of Leaves : 185 + cover + binding + spine
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 24.1 x 14.5 x 2.5
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 23.2 x 13.6 x 1.7
Note on item : Some pages of the document have been inversely printed.
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 25, 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.