Half-yearly Report, Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries: 1st May, 1857, BCCI_Report_1857A, English

Description :

The report discusses the Government's financial publicity, methods of curtailing accidents in shipping, tariffs, duties, possible abolition of the Marine Registry Office, the state of canals, petitions to the Legislative Council, amalgamation of the courts and the inclusion of new members. There is also the customary record of the Committee's finances.

Title : Half-yearly Report, Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries: 1st May, 1857
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1857A
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1857A.pdf
Digital file name(s) tiff : BCCI_Report_1857A_001 to BCCI_Report_1857A_056
Digital file name(s) jpeg : BCCI_Report_1857A_001 to BCCI_Report_1857A_056
Digital folder name : BCCI_Report_1857A
Ancillary Title : nil
Volume and issue number : 1857 half-yearly report
Date(s) : 1st May, 1857
Extent (Pagination) : 1 - 11, Appendices: I - lxxx
Volume and issue number : 1857 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, 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 : spine damaged partially
No of Leaves : 51 + 4 coloured binding pages + covers + spine
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] With cover : 14.8 x 24 x 1
Dimensions (LxBxW)[in centimeters] Without cover : 14.4 x 22.5 x 1
Note on item : Handwritten notes are present in BCCI_Report_1857A_007 and BCCI_Report_1857A_008.
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.