Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries: 21st May, 1855, BCCI_Report_1855A, English

Description :

The report contains correspondences on topics such as the half-yearly report of the Committee, usury laws, export duties, river moorings, Peninsular and Oriental Company, registration of boats , flax and linseed cultivation  in Punjab and the registry of boats. There is also mention of bridging the Hooghly.

Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries: 21st May, 1855
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1855A
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1855A.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1855A_001 to BCCI_Report_1855A_038
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1855A_001 to BCCI_Report_1855A_038
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1855A
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1855 half-yearly report
Date(s) : 21st May, 1855
Extent (Pagination) : 1 - 9, Appendices: I - xlix
Volume and issue number : 1855 half-yearly 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 David Cowie, Vice-president
Publisher : F Carbery Bengal Military Orphan Press
Subject : Half-yearly financial report of the BCC&I, Economics, Finance, Colonial history, Calcutta under the British
Physical Condition : good
No of Leaves : 33 + 4 coloured binding pages + covers + spine
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 14 x 23.5 x 0.8
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 14 x 22.7 x 0.5
Note on item : Yellowed pages. The print on the back cover is misaligned.
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 : Arnab + Aki + Sujata + Amritesh
Catalogued by : Soumashree
Date(s) of the digital copy : January 29, 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.