Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the year 1907, Vol.2., BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II, English

Description : The item contains the documents and correspondences of the Chamber for the year 1907. The General section includes : Holidays under the negotiable instruments act, proposal for the formation of an East India Committee, the unrest in Bengal. The Law and Legislation section includes : The Indian Electricity Act III, 1093; the Bengal Tenancy Act, The Bengal Smoke Nuisance Act, Registration of Partnerships, the Service of Civil COurt Summonses, detention of office records by criminal Courts, code of criminal procedure, amendment of coroner's Act, Indian Limitation bill, the Calcutta Police Act. The Customs Section includes : Assessment to duty of imported Goods, office of Collector of Customs Bombay, excise duty on cotton, trade and navigation accounts, the export monthly commercial guide, customs duty on electric power transmission plant, transipment of goods, customs tariff circulars. The Marine section includes: Issues related to Calcutta Port Trust, Bengal daily weather report, discharge of case oil at Budge Budge, Inland Steam Vessels Act, proposed canal through the island of Rameswaram, the Indian Steamships Act, Indian ports Act, the proposed canalisation of tolly's nullah, hospital port dues fund. The Munipal section includes : Condition of roads in Calcutta. The Postal and telegraph section includes : The New Eastern Mail Contract, Embossed postal envelopes. The Miscellaneous section includes : Franco-British Exhibition in London, 1908, Mlaria and black water fever in the Dooars, Diocesan and Methodist Seamen's mission, coal fields electric license, the Indian Factory Labour Commission, Octroi taxation at Shimla and Lahore, emigration of Indians to Canada, theft of peice goods in the bazar, formation of advisory councils, legislative councils, list of holidays.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries for the year 1907, Vol.2.
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II_001 to BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II_254
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II_001 to BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II_254
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1907_Vol_II
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1907, Vol.II
Date(s) : 1907
Extent (Pagination) : pp I to pp iv (Contents), pp 1 to pp 483
Volume and issue number : 1907, Vol.II
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 : Catholic Orpahn Press
Place of Publication : 4, Portuguese Church Street, Calcutta
Subject : Yearly financial report of the BCC&I, Economics, Finance, Colonial history, Calcutta under the British
Physical Condition : Presence of marks in certain case, as well as foxing marks. The spine is worm eaten and broken. Otherwise the condition is good.
No of Leaves : 248 + cover + spine + 4 binding pages
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 24.2 x 15.6 x 2.7
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 23.4 x 15 x 1.9
Note on item : The title page contains an adhesive tape.
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-Jun-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.