Description : The document contains the annual general report and proceedings of the chamber. Annual General report : The committee report for the year 1901. The Law and Legislation section contains : Banker's Book Evidence Act, Inland Emigration Acts, Delays in the High Court, Regulation and Inspection of Mines, proposed amendments of Presidency Banks Act, Indian Merchandise Act, amendment of Indian emigration act, extradition treaties with native states, The lower Burma courts act, Indian Electricity Bill. The Customs section contains : Customs regulation in foreign countries, customs duty on Indigo in Egypt, excise duty on cotton peice goods, China Import Duties, daily import and export lists, French Import Tarrif, duty on tea in Australia. The Marine section contains: facilities for the shipment of coal, control of bulk-oil vessels, loading of coal at Kidderpore dock, inspection and disinfection of ships, looting of SS, 'City of Venice', administration of Calcutta Port Trust, carriage of Kerosene oil in Native passenger ships, medical inspection of vessels on Holidays, handling of Boats and barges, refund of general average deposits, Australian Postal and Telegraphic bill. The Municipal section contains : Report on the condition of the streets, The Carter's Stirke. The Telegraphs section enlists : Indo-European telegraph charges, censorship of telegram, telegraphic communication with Andaman and Nicobar. The Financial section includes : Movement of Gold by Parcel post between India and United Kingdom, government securities, supply bills of telegraphic transfers, the special gold reserve.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries Vol. 1, for the year 1901, with appendices.
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I_001 to BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I_374
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I_001 to BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I_374
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1901, Vol 1
Date(s) : 1901
Extent (Pagination) : pp 1 to pp 12, three pages non-paginated, pp I to pp xxiii, then the non-paginated pages, pp 1 to pp 690.
Volume and issue number : 1901, Vol 1
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
Publisher : Caxton Team Printing Works.
Place of Publication : 1, Mission Row, Calcutta.
Subject : Yearly financial report of the BCC&I, Economics, Finance, Colonial history, Calcutta under the British
Physical Condition : The over all condition of the item is apparently good. There are presence of foxing marks and the pages are discoloured in some cases.
No of Leaves : 276 + 4 binding pages+ cover + spine.
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 24.7 x 16.3 x 3.8
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 23.9 x 15.4 x 3
Note on item : The report contains a few oversized pages. BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I_060 to BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I_062 have damp spots. An ink spot is present in BCCI_Report_1901_Vol_I_037.
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 : Sayan
Date(s) of the digital copy : 26-May-14
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.