Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the half-year ended 31st Oct 1882, BCCI_Report_1882, English

Description : The report contains discussions on railway rates; the insufficiency of accommodation at Howrah for boat traffic; the Petroleum Bill; the Indian Factories Act; proposed greater publicity to measures under consideration of the legislature; the Imperial License Act; the insufficiency of pilot brigs at the sandheads; dues for the basses and Minicoy lights; the holidays; work at public offices during the Durga Puja holidays; duties levied in the United Kingdom on Indian Tea and coffee; registration of notes under 50 rupees; spoiled stamps on bills of exchange; the use of postage stamps for receipts; special trains for overland mails; the Suez Canal, the position of all interests in the even of interrupted traffic; proposed abolition of the salt check station at Chitpore; landing and delivery of salt at Government golahs at Sulkea; short outturn of salt cargoes; storage and ventilation of jute cargoes; acceptance of bills supra protest; Act X of 1870 for the Acquisition of Land; earlier hours for work at the jetties; importation of dynamite; importation of coloured cotton goods impressed with designs of government currency notes; governmnet resolution on the Port Commissioner's Administration Report for 1881-82; Government resolution on the Port Officer's Report for 1881-82, the Secretary of the State's reply to the Memorial against the reduction of Salaries of Puisne Judges of the High Court; and the funds of the chamber.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the half-year ended 31st Oct 1882
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1882
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1882.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1882_001 to BCCI_Report_1882_163
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1882_001 to BCCI_Report_1882_163
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1882
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1882 report
Date(s) : For the half-year ended 31st October 1882
Extent (Pagination) : 1-27, 1-256, Appendix: i-xx
Volume and issue number : 1882 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 H.W.I. Wood, Secretary
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, there is some foxing
No of Leaves : 160 + cover + spine
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 24.3 x 14.3 x 2.2
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 24.1 x 13.6 x 1.6
Note on item : The title on the cover page has been written in white ink and lacks a printed title.
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 : Soumashree
Date(s) of the digital copy : April 01, 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.