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Brazil, trade of.....
645Cincinnati, Commercial Institute of

118
slave trade of.......
338 Clerk, a dry goods......

119
Breadstuffs exported to different countries from Coal over Reading Railroad....

334
the Uniteds tates ................ 305 fields of Chili....

564
passing New York canals......... 223 trade of Pennsylvania....

226
Brest, light-house of the main channel of....... 446 Coffee mills, manufacture of....

1.560
British North American Mining Company...... 113 exported from Ceylon...

216
cotton trade and manufactures, statistics

roasting preparation

325
and history of.................. 152, 610|Coin, depreciation of........

429
trade with Mexico.............

......... 216 Coinage of the U. States mint from 1792 to 1847
naval steamers, voyages of..
...... 222

107, 328, 428
mail steamers, sailing of, in 1848........ 546 Coke, diamond converted to....

229
investments in railways....
223 Collision at sea .....

186
navigation laws.....
421 Columbia Railroad, statistics of...

224
consols, price of, etc....

.637, 429 Commerce of the lakes and western waters. 488
steamers at Boston....

543
a poem...:

448
silk goods, export of....

645
of Baltimore in 1847.....

314
regulations for emigrant ships.
648 Commercial laws, old fashioned...

668
commerce and rights of war....

cites of Europe.. 43, 279, 376, 570, 601
Brooke of Borneo, Sarawack................. 56

code of Spain...

614
Bullion, United States export and import of.... 427

speculation....

448
Business, regular......

452

Chronicle and Review 76, 191, 297, 408
life, dangers of........
449

526, 633
conditions of success in.

340

regulations. 87, 217, 316, 422, 548, 648
method in .......

335
question....

456
Busey Sand, beacon of.....

205
crisis.....

467
Confidence and credit, a poem .....

335
C.
Consular regulations of Uruguay...

120
CALICOes exported from Great Britain......... 160 system of United States.............. 60
Camden and Amboy Railroad Statistics. ... 431, 331 Consuls, British .................

429
agent of......... 331 Consumption of wood by locomotives... 436
Canada notes prohibited in Michigan..

655

of the U. States from 1790 to 1847 304
tariff of 1848......
548 Copper mines of Lake Superior ....

228
trade and resources of...

418
sulphato-chloride of....

115
Canal commerce of Pennsylvania..

86
smelting, improvement in.

... 115
tolls of Erie and Wabash..

664 mines of Cuba.........
Canals, tolls received on New York State..... 224

ores, Gryll's statistics of.....
opening and closing of..

223
sales of, in England..

660
Capton, first American consul to.............. 31 Coral reefs discovered.....

665
Capital, investments at different rates of....... 642 Corn and corn meal exported from U. States..., 208

of banks in United States................ 326 Corsica, revolving light on north point of....... 554

of all the banks in the U. States......... 200 Corporations, liabilities of railroad..
Capitalists, French ...........
559 Cotton, loom for manufacture of....

110
Carriage springs.............

661

trade, sta'tics and history of British. 152, 610
Cement, discovery of a mineral....

660

yarn exported from Great Britain from
Ceylon, trade of.........

419

1841 to 1846................... 154
coffee exported from.....

216
chronology of..

162
Chains manufactured in Connecticut.......... 661 value of exports from United States from
Champaign wine trade.................... 84, 421

1790 to 1807.....

307
Champlain, commerce of Lake................. 491 import into Great Britain of....

311
Charleston Mercantile Library Association..... 337

prices of......

530
Chart, Maury's wind and current..............

516
factory, first American....

563
Chase's card spinner........

............ 325
production of, in India .......

666
Cheese trade, progress of the American........ 85 manual.......

668
Chicago, description of.........
164 factories of South Carolina....

227
exports and imports of............... 168 Credit, long system of...........

642
business, trades, etc., of its citizens... 171 Creditors, partnership....

407
sbipping, arrivals of..
171 Crisis, the present commercial.

467
Chikiswalungo iron furnace..

.... 443 Cuba copper
mines........

114
Chili coal fields.......
564

651

entrepot at the port of....
China, steam mail-packet route to ....... 467
Chinaware manufactory, American...... 114

D.

450
162 DAY-BOOK, importance of.....
Chronology of cotton yarn......
Cincinnati and Wabash trade................. 664 Debt and finances of Mississippi....

427

301
Mercantile Library Association of... 338 United States National, in 1847........

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.... 114
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Debt, United States, payments of interest of.... 426| French issue of assignats from 1790 to 1796..... 634
Debtor, honest,......

455 and American shipmasters, rights of.... 424
Debts and finances of the states of the Unioa... 224 Freight, rates of, on railroads between Albany
verbal prom's to pay another's, void in law 406

and Buffalo....

101
Delaware and Hudson Canal.....

546
on the lakes....

664
Destiny........
391 Flour trade of Rochester....

306
Discovery of a new island......
319 adulteration of .....

233
Drafts, action to recover amount of.

295 Frith of Forth, gunnet rock of ................ 445
Dry goods clerk..

119 Florida, vessels wrecked on the coast of ...... 552
Daty on windows in England...
666 Fjordgrunde, banks on the ........

666
Dyeing, recipe for....

116 Fisheries, Newfoundland.............. 532

Falkland Islands...................... 319
E.
File cutting by machinery............

228
EMIGRANT ships, regulations of .....

....... 648
England, condition of Bank of............

409, 036

G.
meeting of proprietors of bank of ..... 559
cost of collecting revenue of..........
559 Gaspe, trade of

420
commercial embarrassment of ........

German customs union, tare of ...............
76

219
com'cation between the continent and 435

beet-root sugar....

328
stock dividends of bank of ...........

425

Government of the United States, seat of 367, 143
history of a £30,000 note of the bank of 203
stock of the bank of.

201
Great Britain, iron manufacture of

559
Bank of...
......

195
timber duties of ....

649
short measure in.....

453
duty on glass in..

650
sales of copper ores of..

660
revenue of....

330
stamp duties of ...

652
import of cotton into....

311
pational circulation of

654

exports of calicoes, yarns, etc.... 160
English window duty......

665
foreign commerce of ....

343
Europe, cost of railways in..........

Goodwin sand, beacon of.....
456

206
list of failures in...
80, 191, 300 Guaranty, a law decision.....

293
commercial cities of .. 43, 279, 376, 510, 601 Glasgow, cash price of pig iron at...

312
Entrepot at port of Cuba.....

Glass, British duty on...

650
Endorsing, consequences of .........

manufacture of Bohemia...

325
..... 455
Erie railroad, sales of New York stocks for.... 248 Gold, increase in the quantity of..
* lake, commerce of ........

4 Russian production of ..........
492

661
Endorsed notes....,

mine discovered in Michigan.
294

107
Exports of the United States from 1791 to 1847 206

" and silver, a standard of value.......... 557
Excbange, London....

341
Greensville and Roanoke Railroad.....

434
Gunnet rock.............

445
F.

Good Hope, trade of Cape of............
FAILURES in Europe...

80, 191, 300 Guadnloupe, port of Moule at........... 665
Finances of Tennessee,

205 Grain measured at Philad'a from 1838 to 1847.. 213
and debt of Mississippi..

427
of Obio in 1847...

203

HASKELL's mercantile library address......... 618
of Pennsylvania from 1845 to 1847.... 204 Harbor-masters of New Orleans..

551
of New Jersey in 1848......

2021
Huron lake, commerce of ....

491
France, consular system of............

93
Honest insolvent......

455
condition of bank of ...........

555, 329

Haytien republic, regulations of shipping at.... 424
commerce of, in 1846...

497
Hamburgh, a fraudulent banker of.....

233
suspension of bank of
557

312

imports and stocks of sugar.....
special commerce of ..................

497

Hudson river, flour and wheat arriving at...... 223
commerce by sen and land of .... 498

closing of ....

222
commerce of, with foreign countries.... 499 Hog trade of Ohio......

86
imports and exports of ................. 500 Hides imported and exported at New York..... 211
transit trade of.....

501
cod and whale fishery of

Havre, description of ........
503
harbor of .......

45
customs of ...........

503
whale fishery of ............

47
navigation of .......

503

steamboat and ship-building of.......... 48
exports of wipes of

644
insurance at.......................

48
prices of government stocks of

638 Hawaiian ports, commercial regulations of .... 316
financial effect of revolution of 652

Havana, shops and shopmen of............... 451
revenues in 1848 of .....

653
French illumination of new light-houses....... 446

I.
capitalist and his dollars.....
559 IDRIA, quicksilver mines of

108
funds, fluctuations in the..... 558 India, production of cotton in................. 666

444, 329

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India, export af metals to.........

324|Lyons, manufactures of ........
Illinois, minerals and mines in.................

commercial statistics of...
Ireland, elaborate paper on.................... 579 bank, insurance of .......

515
historical notices of .................. 560

geographical description of ............ 587
Iron, export from G. Britain to U. States of .... 641
works of South Carolina.......

228

MACASSAR, regulations for trade and harbor of. 87
“ furnace at Chikiswalungo................

443

Manufactures, journal of 108, 225, 320, 438, 560, 656
pig, price of, at Glasgow..

in South Carolina.....

227
............... 312
“ manufacture in Alabama........
....... 656 Marseilles, description of .........

279
“ trade of Philadelphia with the interior..... 311

tonnage and navigation of .... 281
manufacture of Great Britain......... 659, 559

imports and exports of.....

283
“ improvement in the manufacture of ... 323, 443

trade of United States with..

283
new process for making of ............... 558

coasting and transit trade of

283
Invention for file cutting..

manufactures and fisheries of .
228

284
Insurance companies of Boston............... 326

commercial institutions of

284
against perils of the sea.............. 186

Massachusetts railroads, description of ..... 381
Italy, new customs avion of ...

in 1840.....

662
.......... 317
Imports of the U. S. from 1790 to 1847..... 206, 304

condition of the banks of ... 107
Iodine, method of extracting.
................. 325

increase of railroad capital in.... 438
Insolvent, honest.......

455

Matanzas, exports of sugar, coffee, etc......... 313
Ithaca, lights at entrance of harbor of..

tonnage and shipping of .... 313
Maury's wind and current chart.......

516
J.
Medicine, adulteration of .....

442
JAMAICA, tariff of.......

Mercantile law cases..... 66, 186, 293, 403, 520, 629
90
" question.....

566
Jackson, memoir of Patrick Tracy....

............ 355

library association of Baltimore..... 230

of Boston.... 23
K.

of New York.... 233
KELLOGG's, Edw., work on labor and capital 65, 625

of Philadelphia... 229
Key West, completion of the light at.......... 447

of Charleston.... 337
Kentucky tobacco, price of, in London.......

of Cincinnati..... 338

associations, usefulness of... 619
L.

liberality.....

....... 670
LAKES, length and breadth of ................ 489

miscellanies.. 116, 229, 335, 448, 565, 666
and western waters, commerce of ..... 488

biography....

335
Lake superior copper mines...........

228
men, maxims for.

567
Lead, chromates of .....
320 Merchant, the accomplished.

453
value of, produced..

232
passages in the life of a ...

506
region of the upper Mississippi.
285 Merchants, maxims for.........

670
" shipments of .......
292 Mexico, position and resources of ...

131
Light-house at Cape Agulbas....

446 her relations to the United States...... 132
Lights at Trevose head.........

319 British trade with....
for steamers......

318
modification of tariff of .........

..... 219
at Spotsbjerg..

.......... 206 imports and exports of France into..... 504
Liverpool, commerce of ...

456 Tiami, (Little) railroad freight rates of... 94
method of approaches to port of ..... 104 Michigan central railroad...

94
imp'ts and prices of Amer. produce at 314

commerce of ......

492
London, proceeds of American produce in...... 646 discovery of a gold mine in...... 107
prices of Virginia and Kentucky tob. at 310 Canada notes prohibited in...........

655
and Liverpool, exp't of metals to India 324 Mining and manufactures, journal of, 108, 225, 320,
Royal exchange of .................. 341

438, 560, 650
merchants .................

........ 341

by the British North American Co...... 113
and North-western railway, expenses of 547 Mines of Mexico........

134
Labor and other capital....................

in Missouri and Illinois....

295
Law merchant..........
66 Measures, useful tables of dry.

113
Louisiana, law of, relating to pilots.....
......... 551 Mail-packet route to China........

467
Laguna port regulations....
648 Metals and ores of America............

115
Leather trade....

561 relative weight of ......
Lumber trade of Maine..

518 exported from London to India......... 324
trade of Quebec..

216 Missouri river, its tributaries and steamboats.... 102
Limitations, statute of ...........

295

and branches, length of .............. 493
Libel in admiralty..

295
minerals and mines of ....

225
case ia U. 8. district court............... 189 Mississippi river, Banvard's panorama of ...... 232
Lyons, description of ....

5101

lead region and lead trade of ....... 285

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Mississippi, debt and finances of....... 427 Ontario lake, commerce of....

492
and tributaries, length of

492

first boat on.......
railrond communication.
467 Ocean penny postage......

667
Morris's cotton manual....
668 Opposition the life of trade.....

568
Mortgages of ships, law of......

388
Moule, port of ...

665

P.
Mundsley, wreck off

447
POSTAGE, ocean penny.......

........ 667
N.
Passenger act of New York.........

217
NAUTICAL intelligence.. 104, 205, 445, 318, 552, 665 Paint, discovery of a mineral.....

and freight rates on the lakes........ 664

660
calculations of distances between New

Pacific, railroad from the Atlantic to the....... 592
York, etc......

445
New York banking law of 1843...

Produce, nett proceeds of American, in London. 646
107

American, imported into Liverpool... 314
rate of bills on European cities ..... 81 Porto Rico, export and import trade of.......... 641
commerce of the port of..

82
imports and exports of, in 1846–7... 82 Paris, description of.

port charges and tariff of... ....... 89

601
imports of Virginia tobacco into.... 211

history of....

............ 602
import and export of bides... 211

consumption of....

603
navigation of port of, in 1847....... 209

exports of...........

603
passengers arriving at, from 1835 to

manufactures of....

604
1847....
............ 209
insurance regulations of...

600
tobacco inspections ................ 210 Pins, manufacture of............

564
railroad companies of, authorized to
Pearl fishery........

565
borrow....

222
Pilots of New Orleans.......

551
opening and closing of canals of.... 223 Pratt, Zadock, on commerce of U. Stales ...... 533
tolls of state canals of............. 221 Prices of merchandise fifty years ago...

454
Mercantile Library Association of... 232 Pencil manufacture.......
debts and finances of............... 244 Pittsburgh, steamboat tonnage of..

332
sales of state stocks of.... ........ 248 Potash, method of manufacturing.
issues of state stocks of.............. 250 Postal regulations of England and the United

320
prices of state stocks of............ 255

States....
prices of stocks in........
Pennsylvania, Union Canal of..........

99, 543
act relating to passenger vessels at. . 422

condition of banks of........

328
free banks of the state of..... 428

coal trade of........

225
loss of the safety fund by failures of

canal commerce of......

86
banks of......

finances of .....................

204
law of manufacturing corporations. 438 Philadelphia board of trade...........
railroads in 1817......

120, 317
544

trade with the interior........ 311
and Philadelphia Railroad fare..... 547

inspections of Quercitron bark.... 307
ships built at the port of, in 1847.... 310

foreign merchandise weighed at... 214
passenger act of 1817.....

217

navigation of, from 1787 to 1847.. 215
leading features of banks of........ 78

foreign commerce of.............

213
dividends of banks of.............. 79

grain measurer's report...........

213
Newfoundland, gradual rise above the sea of... 447

and Reading Railroad...........

90
fisheries....

530

exports and imports in 1847 of.... 315
Naples, quarantine regulations of............. 218

Mercantile Library Association... 229
Navigation of Philadelphia from 1787 to 1847.. 215 Poughkeepsie, description of....

395
Boston in 1847....

212

real and personal estate of....... 390
New Haven (Eng.) harbor signals of... 447

agriculture and manufactures of. 396
Needles, manufacture of....

564
census of.......

396
Navigation laws of Great Britain.....

421 Principal and agent...........

.......... 190
New Jersey, manufactures of.....

444

Political economy............... .......... 116
finances of the state of...

212
Potomac River, buoys on........

...... 104
New Orleans, commerce of the port of......... 313

Population of the U. States, centre of......... 27
pilots and harbor-masters of..... 551 Passages in the life of a merchant. ............ 506
New Bedford, exports of oil from.............

303
Partnership.....

66, 520
ships built in 1847 at........... 647

creditors.

407
New London, exports of whale oil from ....... 303 Partners, rights and capacities of....

522
liabilities of........

523
0.
effects of dissolution of....

524
Onio, finances of......
203 Progress

258
river and branches, length of..... 493 Passaic Mining Company...

110
* hog Irade of......

86 Platinum ores, new method of treating ......... 324
manufacture of whiskey from corn in.... 109 Postage on foreign letters .....

483

.. 412

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Steam-boilers, safety apparatus for.....

563
QUICKSILVER mines of Idria.....

108
Steam mail-packet route to China....

467
Quercitron bark, inspections at Philadelphia of. 307

South Carolina railroad.......

100
Quebec, lur ber trade of.

216
cotton factories....

227
trade of .......

420

progress of manufactures in.... 227
Question, commercial......

456
iron works ......

298
Quarantine regulations at Naples.....

218
Spain, new duties at port...

91
production of silver in...

321
R.
commercial code of

614
Sulphate, chloride of .....

115
RAILROAD, canal, and steamboat statistics. 94, 220. Specie, imports and exports of Boston from 1828

331, 431, 510, 662
to 1847...

202
travelling for the million............. 664

coined in the U. S. from 1821 to 1847... 328
corporatiuns, liabilities of ........... 525

movement of ........

633
from the Atlantic to the Pacific...... 592

Stocks, prices of, in New York......... 197
receipts on Boston and Providence... 103

French government.......... 635
communication between the Pacific
Spotsbjerg, fixed sideral light at.......

206
and Mississippi....

467
Schuylkill navigation company,

tolls of ........ 221
statistics of Camden and Amboy.... 421
Stanley, Falklaud Islands....

319
Fitchburg......

332

Sweden, regulations for ships bound to......... 317
Baltimore and Susquehannah........ 220
Sugar, imports of, at Hainburgh....

312
baggage checks....

334
vs. cotton in the south....

336
of South Carolina.....

100
Slavery vs. manufactures.............

322
Ulica and Schenectady, statistics of .. 331 Slave trade of Brazil........

338
system of the United States.......... 98 Silver, production in Spain of ...

321
iron, improvement in manufacture of . 323 Swin channel, buoy of the heaps in the .... 337
statistics of Wilmington and Rale gh. 103

spitway, buoys of .....

205
Michignn.....
94 success in business........

340
statistics of the Columbia......
Railroads of Mass. in 1840 and 1847... 386, 381, 664 Silk trade, foreign.....

štatistical society for the United States........ 397

420
of New York, statistics of..

514
“ goods, British export of ....

645
from Albany to Buffalo.....

541
Signals at New Haven harbor (Eng.)..

447
cost of ..

450
Speculation, commercial.....

414
investments in British.......

223
St. Clair, laks, commerce of..

491
comparative fares of, in United States 97 Scythe and fork factory..

562
state tolls upon........

63
Shot, manufacture of .......

563
Raritan mining and manufacturing company... 560 Shoc trade...............

561
Russia, production of gold in ........., 444, 639, 661 Sandford's chancery cases .....

628
of corn in .......
308 Scotland, stamp duties of ..

655
import and export trade of ............. 417 steel, new process for making..

558
Resources of Mexico.......

132
St. Julian, light at fort ......

666
Revenue of France in 1848........

...... 653
Sandgate, caution to shipping..

318
of the Urited States from 1791 to 1847. 205 Sails, invention for reefing of.

552
of England, cost of collectiog... 55.

in Great Britain in 1817-8............ 330
Red River and branches, length of ..... 493
Rochester flour trade from 1845 to 1847........ 306 TIMBER duties of Great Britain..

649
Report of the sec'y of the treasury, remarks on.. 181 Taxes of England and Scotland.

655
Tax payers of Boston.....

558
S.
Trade, opposition the life of ....

568
BMELTING copper, improvement in............ 115 Tariff of Canadian duties in 1848.....

548
Screw-winch, improvement in.......
114 and port charges of Porto Rico..

89
Ships, metal plate for sheathing.
109 modification of Mexican....

219
built at Baltimore in 1847....
309 and tonnage dues of Trinidad.

92
port of New York in 1847... ..., 303 of port Spain......

91
Ehip-building, plans, models, etc. of.
172 of Jamaica in 1817.......

90
in New Bedford....

647 on railroads between Albany and Buffalo 101
Ship-masters, rigits of.
424 Trenton, manufactures of ..

444
Steamboats on i lissouri river.................. 102 Trading company of Jesuits.

344
Steamboat tonnage of Pittsburgh.............. 332

morals of the times...

342
Steam-engine, Schnebly's rotary............... 111 Transatlantic mails ........

423
Steamers, voyages of British mail.............. 222 T'reasury notes at custom-house, New York.... 426
lights for......
.......... 318) Torbay, wreck in.....

319
Britisb mail....
546 Trevose head lights...

319

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