Description : The item contains documents and correspondences of the Chamber pertaining to the period of the year 1903. The issues addressed are as follows : representation of the Chamber on the Port Trust, the Victoria Memorial, legislative affairs of the Government of India, Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Indian Tea Cess Act, registration of partnerships, stamp duty on letters of hypothecation, the Police Court, stamps duties of various kinds, laws realted to civil judicature, registration of mortgages, australian legislation, the Bengal Settled Estates Bill, proposed establishment of a district court in Calcutta, forged transfers, procuring and sale of poison, presidency banks act, proposed registration of trademarks in India, the Sugar Bounties question, importation of german salt into rangoon, the russo-persian tarrif, proposal of Imperial Customs Service, increase in duty on Indian Indigo and saltpetre in Japan, customs tarrif circulars, hooghly pilot service, lights in the Red sea, accommodation for the wheat and seed trade at Kidderpore, accommodation for the hide trade, weather report, the new mail contract, the aden port commission, bills of the lading sub-committee, river due on coal, the luff-point scheme, lights on the madras court, abolition of private gowkhanas, proposed registration of servants, smoke muisance in Calcutta, tramway regulations, ticca gharry service, issues related to telegraphs, the currency question, encashment of currency notes, railways agendas, railway commission, lower Ganges Bridge project, administration of Justice in India, miscellaneous issues.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries Vol. 2, for the year 1903, with appendices.
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1903_Vol II
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1903_Vol II.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1903_Vol II_001 to BCCI_Report_1903_Vol II_266
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1903_Vol II_001 to BCCI_Report_1903_Vol II_266