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Brazil, coins and currency of. 438

Breadstuff's, import into Great Britain of. 405

"exports of, from Cronstadt 203

export from U. B. of, in 1847-8.... 423

"process fur preserving 664

Bremen, price of bills on 189, 30*2

British coin and bullion 565

"born subjects, rights of children and grandchild'n of, to inh'lance of land in Great

Britain 76

"N. American Colon's, Baltimore exp't* to 197

"duty on magnesia 649

"regulations of ship-t tares 649

41 emigration • 677

"railroad statistics 555

"sales of copper ore 665

"iron and steel trade 666

"cotton trade, statistics and history of.... 275 "produce and manufacture, exports of... • 546

Broadcloth factories in America 341

Brooklyn, morocco dressing in 341

Brooms manufactured from while ash 341

Buckwheat, product of, in the U. States 484

Brunswick, collection district of 331

Brushes manufactured from quills 451

Business, true man of. 119

"punctuality in : 570

Buttermilk channel 651

C.

Calais, new light-house at 431

Calicoes, British export of. 170

California, mines of Cinnabar, in 453

*' regulation of mails of. 648

"quicksilver mines in'

"navigation of, from 1847 to 1848.... 520

*' exports and imports of. 521

11 tariff regulations of. 556

"commercial advantages of. 518

Cambrics, British export of. 167

Canada, construction of tariff of 102

"export trade of, from 1838 to 1847 422

"imports into, from 1838 to 1847 203

"export of timber from 423

Canal, tolls on Illinois and Michigan 434

"Indiana, Wabash, and Erie 437

"ship, from Atlantic to Pacific 676

Canals, opening and closing of New York 657

Cape Cod branch railroad 116

"San Lucas, the Pacific from Monterey to. 214

Carbonic acid as a motive power 228

Cardiff grounds, Bristol Channel S13

Carthage, commerce of Tyre and 355

Carthagenians, commercial character of 371

Cattle, importation of, in England 650

Census of the U. States in 1850 523

Ceylon, revenue of the island of. 105

Channel, Buttermilk 651

Charleston, (S. C..) condition of banks of. 224

Charter party, case of. 78

Chilian ports, Baltimore exports of produce to.. 199

China Sea, newly discovered reef in the 429

"shoalsinthe 432

Chinese currency • 319

Christmas Island, description of 554

Chronology cotton goods from 1252 to 1846, 171-173

Cinnabar mines 453

Cincinnati, population of 384

Cities, Atlantic and interior 385

Clapp, life of the Hon. Asa 396

Clasp coupling joint, a new 340

Clerks, merchants, comfort of London 120

Clock, improvement in the 343

Coal, production of anthracite, from 1820 to 1847 293

1 region, Lackawanna and Wyoming 290

1 mines, the Black stone 459

1 fields in England and Wales 561

1 Taylor's work on, statistics of. « 122

Coals exported from England from 1842 to 1847 548

Coast Survey, discoveries of. 430

Cochineals, value of different 234

Coin, copper, of the 17- States 109

and bullion, statistics of, England 564

Coinage of the British mints in 1847 565

"of the Dutch mint 320

Coins and currency of Norway 563

"Bra*il 438

Collection district of Brunswick 331

Collision of vessels, (law case) 186

"steamer's lights, to prevent 337

Commerce of the West, internal 19

"*' ancient Greece 243

'• Zollverein 85

""U.States with all oat's in 1847 90

"ofTyre and Carthage 355

"literature and statistics of- 669

hist, and prin. of ancient 131,243,355,467

"of ancient Egypt 131

"prejudices against ft 392

"ofHonoluluin 1847 543

"influence of war upon 470

"extended empire beneficial to 474

"promoted by the markets and fairs- -. 250 ""security of private prop. 245

""impartial adm. ofjustice 246

"extended by means of maritime power 357 "promoted by establ'ment of manuPrw 357

"" planting colonies 364

"" the ace'lation of capital. 364

Commercial cities and towns of the U, States

51, 287,385, 503

"codeofSpain 59,178,619

*' Chronicle and Review 81, 188,301,

405, 536,632

"facilities of the two Americas. 625

statistics.... 87, 196, 321, 417, 543, 640 "regulations.. 99, 205, 328, 411, 549, 647

"cities of Europe 614,375,265, 161

"panic makers 234

"education 346

"panics, cause of. 283

"character of the Carthagenians.... 371

"value of bones 570

"advantages of California 518

Connecticut, condition of banks of- 195

vessels built in, in 1847 95

Contracts made on Sunday void 300

Copake or Ancram iron works 450

Copper mines on Lake Superior 450

"coin of th« United State? 109

•* ore, British sales o(. 665

"mine, ptooen of work1!; a Lake Superior 559

** region, singular discovery in 340

Cbsds. British arport of. 170

Corinth, its ritumion favorable to com merce.... 249

Cora, product of, in U. States 464

CorporaUons, moral and religious duties of..... 75

Cotton planters and factors, a suit of. 76

** consumed in the German Zollverein 86

M dock, manufacture of 1J4

"trade, statistics and history of the British 167

u foods, British manufacture of. 167

«■ ** export of 167,171

"receipts and exports of, at New Orleans. 645

*■ cultivation of, in India. 66T>

** goods, chronology of- • 171

M exports of English manufactures of..... 599 "American exports, value and price of. ■. 599

•' Unked States crop of. 599

** English exports from East India of. 599

"stocks of, on band 000

"consumption in Great Britain of 600

"British exports of, to the U. S

** American consumption of. 600

** continental consumption of. 600

■ valueofexportof,froml803tol848.... 191 *' factory, cost of the machinery of a.. •■•- £27

"production of, in Texas 233

** culture and trade, effects of. 344

wool, first brought to Liverpool • 344

*• crops of, in South-western States 306

"wool. Great Britain export and import of 280 *' manufactures and yarn exported from G.

Britain from 1697 to 1830 279

** trade, statistics and history of British. •. 275

■ goods, British, manufacture of £75

** exp'ed from G. Britain 1832 to 1846 277 "prices of British, from 1831 to 1846 277

"crop of the U. States, 1847-8 417

"export to foreign ports in 1847-8 417

"growth of, in U. 8. from 1828 to 1848... 417

"consumption of, from 1828 to 1848 418

"wool, imp. into England and Scotland of 425 price of, in England and Scotland from

1835-48 425

"exports from N. Orleans of 512

- product of, in U. States 490

11 and the cotton trade, review of. 594

"supply and demand of, from 1847 to 1849 508

Coorjterpanes, British export of. 170

Cvba, exports of sugar and molaates from. 546

Carres! chart, Maury's 103

Cttrtom of merchants at New York 403

Customs regulations of India 102

Creditor, unfortunate and criminal 509

Cronstadt, export of breadstuff"* from 203

Croton acqoedact, finances of. 668

Da

DsHLosmoA, or Georgia gold region 112

Damasks, British exports of 170

Daji of grace on drafts and bills 223

Deal Island, Kent's Group 431

Debt of the United States in 1848 226

"of the Spanish government to England.... 564

Decision to owners and lessees of wharves 80

Delaware, vessels built in, in 1847 95

Detroit, vessels ent. and cleared port of, in 1847. 24

Dictionaries, commercial 669

Dimities, British export of. 170

District of Columbia, vessels built in, in 1847. •. 95

Discoveries of U. S. coast survey 430

Discount tables, Aiken's 440

Dividends of Philadelphia Banks in 1647-48.. ■. 108

"of Boston Banks in 1845-1848 106

of New York Banks in 1847-48 107

"of the Baltimore Banks in 1847-48... 108

Docks, St. Catharine, London 423

Doings of the U.S. Patent Office in 1847 110

Dollars and cents 678

Drafts and bilk, days of grace on 223

Drafts ot sight 399

Drawback on foreign sugar 650

Drugs and medicines, importation of adulterated 326

Dutch, coinage of the, mint 320

Duties, reduction of in Mexican ports 212

Duty on magnesia in England 649

E.

E. and West India, English imp* ts of cotton from 599

Eckle's Steam Gauge 113

Education, commercial 346

Egypt, commerce of ancient 131

"the cradle of Grecian Arts 261

"English imports of cotton from 599

Electric decomposition of metals G65

Elba, new light at Fort Focardo, Isle of 431

Emigration, British 677

English law of. 668

English railroad calls 218

•* railroad statistics 432

"exports of cotton manufactures 599

"Imports of cotton from East India 599

England, loans contracted by, since 1793 225

*' American provisions in 345

"price of wheat in 306,405

"notes of interest of the bank of. 316

"voyages of vessels from Honolulu to... 430

"new duties on spirits in 416

"trade of N. American colonies with... 421 * exports to North American colonies.. 421

M import of breadstuff's into 405

'* condition of the banks of. 406

"coal fields in 561

"coals, cinders, etc., exported from 543

14 specie in Bank of. 539

"landing of goods in 649

"importation of cattle in 650

"removal ef goods in bond 650

"railroad dividends in 556

Erie Railroad, progress of New York and 436

** Canal, tolls collected on the 638

Espichel, lantern on cope 337

Europe, commercial cities of 614, 375,265,161

Everglades, draining of the Florida 401

Exchange, bills of... *W

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Fabrics, deception in

Factors, decision in relation to

Factory girls, American

Finances of the United States in 1848 226

« ofthe U.S. from 1791 to 1848 563

"of Pennsylvania 443

Fisheries, exports ofthe products ofthe 88

"of France 201

Fishery, the Salmon 145

"extent of the north-west 645

Flax, product of, in United States 489

Floating lights in Prince's Channel 441

Florida, vessels built in, in 1847 95

"draining the everglades of 401

"vessels wrecked on coast and reef of . * 427
Flour exp. from Philadelphia from 1790 to 1847. 200

"exports from New Orleans of 516

"inspections in Richmond of. 546

"prices of, in New York for last 25 yenrs.. 547

"import of, into Great Britnin 636

"import and export of, at Liverpool 640

France, condition of Bank of. 219,104

"fisheries of, from 1842 to 1846 201

"imports into, in 1847-8 301

"specie in Bank of. 539

"lights on the coast of. 652

"revenue of, in 1847-6 667

Francs, value of, in New York 302

Frauds, statutes of, in Tennessee 390

Fraudulent trust, (law case,) ". 294

Fraud, ca?e in the U. S. District Court 183

French railroad traffic 568

I Great Britain, export and imp. of cotton wool.. 980
455 consumption of cotton in 600

79

revenue of. 066

Greece, tlie commerce of auciaut 243

early history of- 243

Grecian arts, Egypt cradle of* 261

Greeks, commercial character ofthe 255

Great Western (Canada) Railroad 217

Gull Stream, bunt head in the... 214

H.

Hamburgh, rate of bills on 302,189

Hanover, Baltimore exports to 196

"treaty of U. S. with kingdom of- 411

Harwich harbor lights 429

Hartlepool,, port of 103

Hay, product of, in United States 488

Health insurance and benefit societies 601

Hemp, export of Manilla to U. S. 1833 to 1847. 424

product of, in United States 489

ropes, experiment with 665

Henry, A. &S.,description of thebogse of 63, 67

Heugh, light on 103

Hides, process of hardening 562

Hist, and prin. of ancient commerce.. 131, 355, 447

Holland, Baltimore export of produce to 196

"new monetary organization of 313

Hollesley bay, wreck in 554

Honduras mahogany trade 121

Honolulu, voyages of vessels from U. 8. to 430

"commerce of, in 1847 543

Hosiery, British export of. 171

I.

Freight, general average 535

Funds, Savings, among charitable associations.. 173

India, customs regulations of. 102

"cultivation of cotton in 66G

"rubber door-springs 658

I Indiana, Wabash and Erie Canal 437

Gino* and its commerce 375. " establishment of cotton mill in 558

"exports of 381 {insolvent assignment, (law case.) 294

navigation of 382jInsurance, caution in wording applications for.. 185

Georgia gold region 112

"vessels built in, in 1847 95

German prose writers — 41

"Zollverein duties, increase of 648

"importance of, language to merchants. 43

Gibraltar, Baltimore export of produce to 196

"regulation for vessels anchoring near. 553

Gilbart, J. W.t private character of- 76

"" biography of 68

Ginghams, British export of 17]

Glass, manufacture of plate 230

"now method of silvering 451

Gold region of Georgia 112

"workers, song of the 342

"produce of, in Russia 561

Grand Haven (Mich.) imp. and exp. of, in 1847. 26
Granada, New, treaty of commerce, etc., be-
tween U. S. and 205

Grace on drafts at sight 399

Grain, prices in England of 405

Great Britain, cambrics and mussins exp. from.. 1G7

'" legacy duties paid in 320

"exp. and imp. trade of, with U. S. 325

"cotton manufactures exp. from... 279

mutual, companies of New York.... 330
"law of sickness applied to health.... 601

"maritime, Spauish law of. 619

** Spanish form of a contract of 620

"marine (law case,) 630

Interest, notes of Bank of England 318

"usurious, suits to recover back 299

"and discount tables, Aiken's 440

Ireland, statistics of the railroads of. 332

"of mines in 338

"banks nnd banking in 313

"taxation of. 669

Iron, wear of cast, rails 218

41 works of Birmingham, Missouri 228

"ores and furnaces of Kentucky 229

"and steel trade, British 666

"foreign railroad 659

"method of welding 229

"works of Wheeling, Virginia, 230

"method of refining and puddling 447

11 works, Copake or Ancram 450

"cheapness of railroad 452

11 mines in Texas 453

"manufactory at Poughkcer*ie 562

J.

JAta, import and export trade of. 644

Jealousy of Trade 343

Journal of mining and manufactures.. .227, 338,110

447, 558, 659

Journal of banking, finance and currency. .105, 219

309, 438, 503, 067

Kalamazoo, (Mich.) eip. and imp. of, in 1847. 27

Kentucky, vessels built in, in 1847 95

"iron ores and furnaces 229

Lack, British export of. .. 171

Lackawanna and Wyoming coal region 290

Lakes, navigation of, in 1847 36

Lake Superior, native silver from 114

""copper mineson 450

""ancient mining on 603

Land sold in U. 8. from 1832 to 1847 307

Law reform In New York 271

Lands, sale of U.S. public 444

Lawns, British export of. 170

Lead mines, discovery of, in Vermont 230

Legacy duties paid in Great Britain 320

Libellant charter party, case of.

Manufacture of nails, improvement in the 342

"of American parchments 341

Mansfield and Sandusky railroad 216

Manilla, export trade of, from 1838 to 1847 424

Marine averages 59

"insurance 185

"implements, patents for 428

Marble, substitute for 114

Maritime contracts, limitation of 180

"insurance, Spanish law of. 620

Marietta, Ohio, ship-building at 426

Maryland, vessels built in, in 1847 95

Massachusetts, vessels built in, in 1847 95

business of. 331

failures in 232

M condition of banks of. 195

** mackerel inspection 329

0 humane society 627

"condition of railroads of 636

Mauritius, port charges and tariffof. 101,550

commercial regulations of. 549

customs duties of. 551

quay duties of. 552

Maury's wind and current chart 103

new route to Rio and back 104

sailing directions 557

Lights, steamers, to prevent collision '.. 337;Measure- Bnort 454

floating, in Prince's channel 431,553 Mercantile miscellanies. 118, 231, 343, 454, 569, 670

M to lead into Harwich Harbor 429

*' on coast of France 65!

Light-house on Lake Superior 337

M at Fort Focardo 431

Lightning, protection of vessels from 606

Lille, France, commerce of. 614

** *' description of. 014

Limitation of mercantile accounts 404

Limitations, statutes of, in Tennessee

Linen, British export of 170

Liquidation of claims against Mexico 331

Liverpool, sales of flour at. 28£

"comparative exp. of, in 1845 to 1647 204

"annual corn report 640

Loans contracted by England since 1793 225

Locomotive engine, a new 117

London, comfort for merchants clerks of 120

"and Westminster Bank, manager of.... 08
Louisiana, vessels built in, in 1847 95

MT.

House of A. & P.Henry & Co 68

Low Coses... 76,183, 294, 403, 532, 630
"Library Association of Boston.. 118,673

M Law. points in igi

"Acquisitiveness 345

"Accounts, limitation of 404

Merchant, the, a translation from the German.. 41

"vessels, law of U. S. relating to J02

"knowledge necessary to a 259

"the honest boy a successful 677

Merchants clerks of London, comfort of. 120

"successful 120

"Magazine, character of 669

Metals, electric decomposition of. 665

Method of welding iron and steel 229

Mexican ports, reduction of duties in 212

"dollars, value of, at Paris and London. 189

Mexico, liquidation of claims against 331

"vegetable soap of 449

Michigan, population of 20
Mining on Lake Superior, ancient 663

Macxkrel, inspection of, in Massachusetts 329

Mackinaw, (Mich.) imp. and exp. of, in 1847... 27

Machinery, cost of, for a cotton factory 227

Magdalene Bay, coast and island at 104

Macneaia, British duty on 649

Mahogany trade of Honduras , 121

Maine, vessels built in, in 1847 95

"condition of Banks of. 195, 316

Manufacturing towns, morals of. 661

Manufactory, first 659

Manufactures of Newburgh 55

"val. of exp. of, from 1803 to 1848. 191

"manual dexterity in 660

Manufacture of saltpetre 229

"of plate glass 230

"description of military lands of 21

"public debt of 23

"commerce of. 24

11 export and products of, in 1847 29

"agricultural capacities of. 30

"fisheries of. 30

"wool trade of 31

"copper trade and ores of. 31

"national productions of 32

"progress of 40

"vessels built in, in 1847 95

"tolls on canals of. 434

Mining district of the United States 32

"produce of ores of Rariton Co., Ill

11 Co., Raritan Manufacturing and Ill

"and Manf. Jour, of 227,110,338,447,558,657

Mineral produce of Austria HO

"resources of the west 562

Minerals and precious stones, artificial 663

Mines and mining in Ireland 338

"the Blackstono coal 452

"of Cinnabar in U. California 453

Mint*, branch of U. S 1J3

Mint, coinage of the Dutch 320

"coinage o#* British, in 1847. 565

Missouri, vessels built In, in 1847 95

"Birmingham, iron works 938

Mobile bay, sailing directions for 213

"and Ohio Railroad 5H0

"survey of harbor of 593

Molasses, exports from New Orleans of 516

Money market in June, 1848 81

"American continental 445

M value of American continental 446

"nature and uses of. 678

Monetary organization in Holland 312

Morocco dressing in Brooklyn 341

tariff and trade of. 648

Morals in trade • 454

*' of manufacturing towns 661

Mt. Clemens, (Mich.) imp. and exp. of, in 1847. 28
Muslins, British export of 167, 170

N.

Nails;, improvement in the manufacture of. ■ • • • 342

Nantes, France, situation of. 161

"commercial history of 162

** navigation of 163

"imports and export* of 163

*' manufactures of 163

° shipbuilding of 164

"lead manufactures at 164

"sugar refineries of 164

"salted provisions, trade in, at 104

"glass and pottery factories at 165

"tanneries of. 165

"wool, hemp and flax, manufactures of.. 166

Bankof 166

"hats manufactured at 166

"insurance at 166

Nankeens, British export of. 171

Nashville Insurance Company 185

Nautical intelligence.... 103, 213, 337, 427, 551, 651
Navigation of the U. S. with &U nations, in 1847. 92

"and marine implements 428

Newburgh, (N. Y.,) location and settlement of. 51

"statistics of • 54

"steamboats and vessels belonging to. 54

"agricultural statistics of. 55

"manufactures of- 55

"steam mills at 55

"print works 57

New Hampshire, vessels built in, in 1847 95

•* condition of banks of- 195

New Jersey, vessels built in, in 1847 95

New Orleans and New York, steamers between. 116
"exp. of cotton and tobacco at.... 645

New Orleans receipts, exports, etc., of cotton... 419
"receipts of produce at, for 7 years. 408

•' exports of, from 1848 409

"its history 503

"trade and commerce of 511

"commercial buildings of- 507

"hanks of 509

"imports into, from 1842 to 1847... 513

"navigation of, from 1844 to 1648.. 517.

"condition of banks of 538

Newport, (Mich.,) imp. and exp. of, in 1847...- 28

New York and Erie railroad 115

and New Orleans, steamers between. 116

dividends of banks of 107

condition of banks State of, 1847-8-. 109

vewels built in, in 1847 95

export of specie from 82

rate of foreign bills at 189

loan of. 191

imp. and exp. year end. June30,1848 193

imports, value of, in 1847-8 192

bank circulation from 1837 to 1848.. 194
value of merchandise, etc.. imported

into, in 1846 to 1848 204

exp. package good* from Liverpool to 204
banking system of, laws relating to. ■ 320

prices of wool in 324

mutual insurance companies 330

imports into port of 303

customs, revenue of. 303

list of the banks in State of 310

price of foreign bills at 302

mercantile aspect of law reform in.. 271

code of procedure 271

city, population of 384

regulation of telegraph companies in. 415

exports of brcadstuffs in 1847-8 423

prices of flour in, for lost 25 years... 547

condition of banks of. 536

11 imports and exports of. 633

"" "of specie at.... 633

duties collected at 633

"value of property ef. 638

"ship-building in 642

"city, personal and real estate of. 669

"canals, opening and closing of. 057

North Carolina, vessels built in, in 1847 95

Norway, coins and currency of 563

Norwegian tariff 555

North-west coast fishery, extent of. 645

O.

Oats, product of, in United States 482

Ohio, vessels built in, in 1847 95

condition of banks of 224

bank, currency and finance of. 441

Mobile and, Railroad 580

Oil-cloth factory at Newburgh 57

Oils imported into the U. States in 1848 304

Orange powder works 56

Oregon, regulation of mails of. 648

P.

** produce received at 325

"export trade of, in 1847-8 419

11 export of breadstuff's in 1847-6.... 423

Palm leaf hats, improvement in.
Paper making, improvement la...

396
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