Miscellaneous financial papers, and papers of and concerning the Commercial Department. Edit


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  • 1807-1813. (Creation)


  • 41 Leaves (Whole)



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  • Arrangement

    41 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows. (i) Letter of George Tytler, Calcutta, to the Chief Secretary to Government, 1807, concerning the former's contracts in 1786-1787 (folio 1);

    (ii) Memorandum by Neil Benjamin Edmondstone concerning a contractor, 1808 (folio 7);

    (iii) 'Comparison of the Estimated and actual Revenues and charges in India 1808-1809 and 1809-1810. Estimate for 1810-1811 and observations thereon' (folio 10);

    (iv) Statement of bills drawn upon the Court of Directors by the three Presidencies for the years 1807-1810 (folio 14);

    (v) Abstracts of the Comparative Statements of Collections', 1811-1813 (folio 16);

    (vi) Statement of salt manufactured in the twenty-four pargans, 1809-1813 (folio 17);

    (vii) General statements of the disbursements from the private secretary's office under the head of contingent charges, 1807-1809 (folio 19);

    (viii) 'Copy of Lord Minto's Minute in Council Respecting the reductions in the Expenses of the Durbar account _ and Proposing the reduction of his Private Secretary's Salary', ?1809 (folio 23);

    (ix) 'Comparison of the Receipts and Payments of the East India Company in England as estimated from 1 March 1808 to 1st March 1809 and according to the Actual Accounts for the same period' (folio 32);

    (x) Actual Receipts and Payments from 1st March 1808 to 1st March 1809 with an Estimate of the same from 1st March 1809 to 1st March 1810' (folio 34).

    (xi) Miscellaneous receipts and accounts, 1807, undated (folio 36).