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Brazil, coins and currency of.......... ....... 438| Christmas Island, description of..

554
Breadstuffs, import into Great Britain of....... 405 Chronology cotton goods from 1252 to 1846, 171-173
exports of, from Cronstadt........: 203 Cinnabar mines.......

453
export from U. 8. of, in 1847-8.... 423 Cincinnati, population of ............. 384
process for preserving...
............. 664 Cities, Atlantic and interior...........

385
Bremen, price of bills on.................. 189, 302 Clapp, life of the Hon. Asa............ 396
British coin and bullion...
565 Clasp coupling joint, a new....

340
boro subjects, rights of children and grand- Clerks, merchants, comfort of London........ 120
child'n of, to inh'tance of land in Great Clock, improvement in the.......

342
Britain.......

76 Coal, production of anthracite, from 1820 to 1847 293
N. American Colon's, Baltimore exp'ts to 197 region, Lackawanna and Wyoming... 290
duty on magnesia .
649 " mines, the Blackstone......

452
regulations of ship-tores....

649 " fields in England and Wales............. 561
emigration.....

677

“ Taylor's work on, statistics of........ 122
railroad statistics.

555 Coals exported from England from 1842 to 1847 548
sales of copper ore........
665 Coast Survey, discoveries of..........

...... 430
" iron and steel trade..
666 Cochineals, value of different.............

234
cotton trade, statistics and history of.... 275 Coin, copper, of the U. States........

109
produce and manufacture, exports of.... 546 and bullion, statistics of, England........ 564
Broadcloth factories in America.............. 341 Coinage of the British mints in 1847..

565
Brooklyn, morocco dressing in................ 341

of the Dutch mint..

320
Brooms manufactured from white ash........ 341 Coins and currency of Norway.

563
Buckwheat, product of, in the U. States....... 484

Brazil..

438
Brunswick, collection district of........ 331 Collection district of Brunswick.

331
Brushes manufactured from quills.
451 Collision of vessels, (law case)..

186
Business, true man of........

119
steamer's lights, to prevent.

337
punctuality in...
*************...

570
Commerce of the West, internal..

19
Buttermilk channel.....

651
ancient Greece........

243
Zollverein...

85
C.

U. States with all nat's in 1847 90
CALAIs, new light-house at.......

431
of Tyre and Carthage....

355
Calicoes, British export of...

170
literature and statistics of....

669
California, mines of Cinnabar, in....

153

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

648
of ancient Egypt..

131
quicksilver mines in......,

666
prejudices against it....

392
navigation of, from 1847 to 1848.... 520

of Honolulu in 1847................ 543
exports and imports of....

521

influence of war upon.............. 470
tariff regulations of....

556

extended empire beneficial to....... 474
commercial advantages of.

518

promoted by the markets and fairs... 250
Cambrics, British export of...

167

security of private prop. 245
Canada, construction of tariff of....... 102

impartialadm. of justice 246
export trade of, from 1838 to 1847..... 422

extended by means of maritime power 357
imports into, from 1838 to 1847. 203

promoted by establ'ment of manuf’res 357
export of timber from....

423

planting colonies..... 364
Canal, tolls on Mlinois and Michigan........... 434

the acc'lation of capital. 364
Indiana, Wabash, and Erie........... 437 Commercial cities and towns of the U, States
ship, from Atlantic to Pacific..... 676

51, 287, 385, 503
Canals, opening and closing of New York...... 657

code of Spain........

....... 59, 178, 619
Cape Cod branch railroad...........

116

Chronicle and Review 81, 188, 301,
San Lucas, the Pacific from Monterey to. 214

405, 536, 632
Carbonic acid as a motive power ............... 228

facilities of the two Americas..... 625
Cardiff grounds, Bristol Channel.............. 213

statistics.... 87, 196, 321, 417, 543, 640
Carthage, commerce of Tyre and..... ........ 355

regulations.. 99, 205, 326, 411, 549, 647
Carthagenians, commercial character of....... 371

cities of Europe......614, 375, 265, 161
Cattle, importation of, in England....... 650

panic makers.......

234
Census of the U. States in 1850..............

523
education .......

346
Ceylon, revenue of the island of............... 105

panics, cause of...........

282
Channel, Buttermilk........

651

character of the Carthagenians.... 371
Charleston, (S. C.,) condition of banks of...... 224

value of bones....

570
Charter party, case of........................ 78

advantages of California.

518
Chilian ports, Baltimore exports of produce to.. 199 Connecticut, condition of banks of..

195
China Sea, newly discovered reef in the....... 429

vessels built in, in 1847..........,

95
shoals in the ....................... 432 Contracts made on Sunday void............... 300
Chinese currency........
319 Copako or Ancram iron works..

450

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Copper mines on Lake Superior ... ...

450 Deal Island, Kent's Group......

.......... 431
coin of the United States............... 109 Debt of the United States in 1848.... ......... 226
** ore, British sales of................... 665 of the Spanish government to England.... 564

mine, process of workig a Lake Superior 559 Decision to owners and lessees of wharves..... 80

region, singular discovery in........... 340 Delaware, vessels built in, in 1847............. 95
Cords, British export of...... ........... 170 Detroit, vessels ent. and cleared port of, in 1847. 24
Corinth, its situation favorable to commerce.... 249 Dictionaries, commercial......

669
Corn, product of, in U. States........ ...... 484 Dimities, British export of...

170
Corporations, moral and religious duties of..... 75 District of Columbia, vessels built in, in 1847... 95
Cotton planters and factors, a suit of.......... 78 Discoveries of U. 8. coast survey........

430
consumed in the German Zollverein..... 86 Discount tables, Aiken's....

440
duck, mnoufacture of........ 114 Dividends of Philadelphia Banks in 1847-48.... 106
trade, statistics and history of the British 167

of Boston Banks in 1845–1848........ 106
goods, British manufacture of.......... 167

of New York Banks in 1847-48..... 107
export of............ . 167, 171

of the Baltimore Banks in 1847-48... 108
receipts and exports of, at New Orleans. 645 Docks, St. Catharine, London.....

423
cultivation of, in India................. 666 Doings of the U. S. Patent Office in 1847....... 110
goods, chronology of................. 171 Dollars and cents.......

678
exports of English manufactures of..... 599 Drafts and bills, days of grace on...

223
American exports, value and price of... 599 Drafts at sight.......

399
United States crop of............ 599 Drawback on foreign sugar...

.......... 650
English exports from East India of...... 599 Drugs and medicines, importation of adulterated 326
stocks of, on hand.......
600 Dutch, coinage of the, mint ..

320
consumption in Great Britain of ........ 600 Duties, reduction of in Mexican ports.......... 212
British exports of, to the U. S.......... 600 Duty on magnesia in England.....

649
American consumption of.............. 600
continental consumption of............ 600

E.
value of export of, from 1803 to 1848.... 191 E. and West India, English imp'ts of cotton from 599
factory, cost of the machinery of a...... 227 Eckle's Steam Gauge..

113
production of, in Texas....
233 Education, commercial...

346
culture and trade, effects of....... 344 Egypt, commerce of ancient.....

131
wool, first brought to Liverpool........ 344 the cradle of Grecian Arts....

261
crops of, in South-western States....... 308 English imports of cotton from.... 599
wool, Great Britain export and import of 280 Electric decomposition of metals.....

665
manufactures and yarn exported from G. Elba, new light at Fort Focardo, Isle of........ 431
Britain from 1697 to 1830............ 279 Emigration, British..........

677
trade, statistics and history of British... 275

English law of....

668
goods, British, manufacture of.......... 275 English railroad calls........

218
exp'ed from G. Britain 1832 to 1846 277 railroad statistics.........

432
prices of British, from 1831 to 1846 277 exports of cotton manufactures........ 599
crop of the U. States, 1847-8........... 417 imports of cotton from East India..... 599
export to foreign ports in 1847-8........ 417 England, loans contracted by, since 1793....... 225
growth of, in U. 8. from 1828 to 1848... 417 American provisions in...... .... 345
consumption of, from 1828 to 1848...... 418 price of wheat in......... ...... 306, 405
vool, imp. into England and Scotland of 425 notes of interest of the bank of........ 318
price of, in England and Scotland from

voyages of vessels from Honolulu to... 430
1835-48....

425

new duties on spirits in.............. 416
exports from N. Orleans of............. 512

trade of N. American colonies with... 421
product of, in U. States.................

490

exports to North American colonies.. 421
and the cotton trade, review of......... 594 import of breadstuffs into............ 405

supply and demand of, from 1847 to 1849 598 condition of the banks of............ 406
Counterpanes, British export of.................

170
coal fields in...........

............ 561
Cuba, exports of sugar and molasses from...... 548 coals, cinders, etc., exported from..... 549
Current cbart, Maury's......

103
specie in Bank of.......

539
Custom of merchants at New York............ 403 landing of goods in......

649
Castoms regulations of India................... 102 importation of cattle in.....

650
Creditor, unfortunate and criminal............. 569 removal of goods in bond.
Cronstadt, export of breadstuffs from.......... 203 railroad dividends in........

556
Croton acqueduct, finances of....

668 Erie Railroad, progress of New York and...... 438
Canal, tolls collected on the.....

638
D.

Espichel, lantern on cape....................... 337
DAILONEGA, or Georgia gold region..... 112 Europe, commercial cities of ......614, 375, 265, 161
Damasks, British esports of.........

170 Everglades, draining of the Florida............ 401
Days of grace on drafts and bills.............. 223/Exchange, bills of.......

404

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Great Britain, export and imp. of cotton wool.. 280
FABRICS, deception in......

455

consumption of cotton in........ 600

79
Factors, decision in relation to................

668
revenue of.....

Greece, the commerce of ancient.............. 243
Factory girls, American.....

453
Finances of the United States in 1848..

226

early history of...
of the U. S. from 1791 to 1848

563

Grecian arts, Egypt cradle of................. 261

Greeks, commercial character of the........... 255
of Pennsylvania.......

443
Fisheries, exports of the products of the ........ 88 Great Western (Canada) Railroad............... 217

214
of France.......

201

Gull Stream, bunt head in the.....
Fishery, the Salmon........

145

H.
extent of the north-west.

645
Flax, product of, in United States..

489
HAMBURGH, rate of bills on................

.302, 189

196
.... 441 Hanover, Baltimore exports to.........
Floating lights in Prince's Channel.
Florida, vessels built in, in 1847....

95

treaty of U. S. with kingdom of...... 411
Harwich harbor lights.....

429
draining the everglades of..... ....... 401

103
427 Hartlepool,, port of....
vessels wrecked on coast and reef of ..

488
Flour exp. from Philadelphia from 1790 to 1847. 200 Hay, product of, in United States .............

Health insurance and benefit societies.......... 601
exports from New Orleans of....

.... 516
inspections in Richmond of....

546
Hemp, export of Manilla to U. S. 1833 to 1847. 424

489
prices of, in New York for last 25 years..

product of, in United States............

547
import of, into Great Britnin............ 636

ropes, experiment with ................ 665
import and export of, at Liverpool. 640
Henry, A. & S., description of the house of.... 63, 67

103
.219, 104 Heugh, light on......
France, condition of Bank of..

562
fisheries of, from 1842 to 1846...

201

Hides, process of hardening...
imports into, in 1847-8....

301

Hist. and prin. of ancient commerce.. 131, 355, 447
specie in Bank of...

539

Holland, Baltimore export of produce to ........ 196
lights on the coast of...

652

new monetary organization of........ 312
revenue of, in 1847-8.
667 Hollesley bay, wreck in......

....... 554

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Francs, value of, in New York....

302

Honduras mahogany trade....
Frauda, statutes of, in Tennessee....

390
Honolulu, voyages of vessels from U. S. to..... 430

543
Fraudulent trust, (law case,)..

commerce of, in 1847...

294
Fraud, case in the U.S. District Court...

183

Hosiery, British export of.....
French railroad traffic......

568

I.
Freight, general average....
535 India, customs regulations of.......

102
Funds, Savings, among charitable associations.. 173

cultivation of cotton in .....

666
rubber door-springs...

658
G.
Indiana, Wabash and Erie Canal....

437
Genoa and its commerce...

375

establishment of cotton mill in.. 558
exports of......
381 Insolvent assignment, (law case,)....

294
navigation of......

382 Insurance, caution in wording applications for.. 185
Georgia gold region.....

112

mutual, companies of New York.... 330
vessels built in, in 1847

95

law of sickness applied to health.... 601
German prose writers.....

maritime, Spanish law of........... 619
Zollverein duties, increase of......... 648

Spanish form of a contract of....... 620
importance of, language to merchants. 43

marine (law case,)........

630
Gibraltar, Baltimore export of produce to...... 196 Interest, notes of Bank of England...

318
regulation for vessels anchoring near. 553 usurious, suits to recover back........ 299
Gilbart, J. W., private character of...

76

and discount tables, Aiken's.......... 440
biography of...
68 Ireland, statistics of the railroads of.

332
Ginghams, British export of..

171
of mines in.....

338
Glass, manufacture of plate..

230
banks and banking in....

313
new method of silvering.

451
taxation of...

669
Gold region of Georgia....
112 Iron, wear of cast, rails..

218
" workers, song of the.....
342 works of Birmingham, Missouri..

228
“ produce of, in Russia..........
561 ores and furnaces of Kentucky.

229
Grand Haven (Mich.) imp. and exp. of, in 1847. 26 and steel trade, British....

666
Granada, New, treaty of commerce, etc., be- foreign railroad...

659
tween U.S. and........
205 " method of welding...

229
Grace on drafts at sight,....
399 " works of Wheeling, Virginia.....

230
Grain, prices in England of........
405 " method of refining and puddling.

447
Great Britain, cambrics and musdins exp. from., 167 ** works, Copake or Ancran..

450
legacy duties paid in ....... 320 " cheapness of railroad..

452
exp. and imp. trade of, with U. S. 325 46 mines in Texas.....

452
cotton manufactures exp. from... 279| " manufactory at Poughkeepsie.

562

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Manufacture of nails, improvement in the...... 342
Java, import and export trade of............... 644

of American parchments......... 341
Jealousy of Trade........

343 Mansfield and Sandusky railroad.......

.... 216
Journal of mining and manufactures... 227, 338, 110 Manilla, export trade of, from 1838 to 1847..... 424
447, 558, 659 Marine averages.........

59
Journal of banking, finance and currency..105, 219 insurance........

185
309, 438, 563, 667
implements, patents for....

428
Murble, substitute for

114
KALAMAZOO, (Mich.) exp. and imp. of, in 1847. 27

Maritime contracts, limitation of

180
Kentucky, vessels built in, in 1847.............. 95

insurance, Spanish law of.

620
iron ores and furnaces.............. 229
Marietta, Ohio, sbip-building at....

426
Maryland, vessels built in, in 1847..

95
L.

Massachusetts, vessels built in, in 1847... 95
Lace, British export of......

171
business of........

231
Lackawanna and Wyoming coal region.

failures in .........

232
Lakes, navigation of, in 1847..

36

condition of banks of........... 195
Lake Superior, native silver from.

114
mackerel inspection...

329
copper mines on........ 450

humane society.

627
ancient mining on....

663

condition of railroads of........ 636
Land sold in U. S. from 1832 to 1847.......... 307 Mauritius, port charges and tariff of....... 101, 550
Law reform in New York......

271

commercial regulations of.......... 549
Lands, sale of U. S. public......

customs duties of..

551
Lawns, British export of........ ..... 170

quay duties of....

552
Lead mines, diseovery of, in Vermont.....
... 230 Maury's wind and current chart....

103
Legacy duties paid in Great Britain....

320
new route to Rio and back.

104
Libellant charter party, case of............... 79

sailing directions....

557
Lights, steamers, to prevent collision........... 337 Measure, short....

454
floating, in Prince's channel........ 431, 553 Mercantile miscellanies. 118, 231, 343, 454, 569, 670
to lead into Harwich Harbor........... 420

House of A. & S. Henry & Co...... 63
on coast of France......

652

Law Cases... 76, 183, 294, 403, 532, 630
Light-house on Lake Superior..

337

Library Association of Boston.. 118, 673
at Fort Focardo.....

431
Law, points in...

181
Lightning, protection of vessels from.

606
Acquisitiveness

345
Lille, France, commerce of....

614

Accounts, limitation of............ 404
description of....

614 Merchant, the, a translation from the German.. 41
Limitation of mercantile accounts.

104

vessels, law of U. S. relating to...... 102
Limitations, statutes of, in Tennessee.

358

knowledge necessary to a..... 259
Liden, British export of .......

170

the honest boy a successful..... 677
Liquidation of claims against Mexico.. 331 Merchants clerks of London, comfort of.. 120
Liverpool, sales of flour at.........

282
successful.....

120
comparative exp. of, in 1845 to 1847 204

Magazine, character of .

669
annual corn report..
640 Metals, electric decomposition of...

665
Loans contracted by England since 1793.... ... 225 Method of welding iron and steel.

229
Locomotive engine, a new........

117 Mexican ports, reduction of duties in........... 212
London, comfort for merchants clerks of....... 120 dollars, value of, at Paris and London. 189

and Westminster Bank, manager of.... 68 Mexico, liquidation of claims against.. 331
Louisiana, vessels built in, in 1847... ......... 95

vegetable soap of....

449
Michigan, population of.......

20
M.

description of military lands of... 21
MACKEREL, inspection of, in Massachusetts .... 329

public debt of....

23
Mackinaw, (Mich.) imp. and exp. of, in 1847... 27

commerce of...

24
Machinery, cost of, for a cotton factory.. 227

export and products of, in 1847...... 29
Magdalena Bay, coast and island at....

104

agricultural capacities of............ 30
Magnesia, British duty on......

649
fisheries of....

30
Mahogany trade of Honduras..

121
wool trade of.....

31
Maine, vessels built in, in 1847.

95

copper trade and ores of............ 31
condition of Banks of..

national productions of............. 32
Manufacturing towns, morals of...

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progress of........

40
Manufactory, first......

659
vessels built in, in 1847....

95
Manufactures of Newburgh.....

55
tolls on canals of.....

434
val. of exp. of, from 1803 to 1848. 191 Mining district of the United States............ 32

manual dexterity in............. 660 produce of ores of Raritan Co.......... 111
Manufacture of salt petre........

229 Co., Raritan Manufacturing and....... 111
of plate glass.....

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

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Mining on Lake Superior, ancient.. .. 663 New Orleans receipts, exports, etc., of cotton... 419
Mineral produce of Austria.....

receipts of produce at, for 7 years. 408
resources of the west...

562
exports of, from 1848....

409
Minerals and precious stones, artificial.. 663

its history......

503
Mines and mining in Ireland .........

338

trade and commerce of...... 511
the Blackstone coal.......

452
commercial buildings of..........

507
of Cinnabar in U. California...

453
banks of......

509
Mints, branch of U. S........

113

imports into, from 1842 to 1847... 512
Mint, coinage of the Dutch...

320

navigation of, from 1844 to 1848.. 517
coinage of British, in 1847..

565

condition of banks of....... 538
Missouri, vessels built in, in 1847.

95 Newport, (Mich.,) imp. and exp. of, in 1847....
Birmingham, iron works
228 New York and Erie railroad..

115
Mobile bay, sailing directions for...

213

and New Orleans, steamers between. 116
and Ohio Railroad......

580
dividends of banks of......

107
survey of harbor of.....

593

condition of banks State of, 1847-8.. 109
Molasses, exports from New Orleans of........ 516

vessels built in, in 1847........
Money market in June, 1848...

81

export of specie from........ 82
American continental..

445
rate of foreign bills at.......

189
value of American continental.

446
loan of......

191
nature and uses of.......

678

imp. and exp. year end. June 30, 1848 192
Monetary organization in Holland............. 312

imports, value of, in 1847-8........ 192
Morocco dressing in Brooklyn....

bank circulation from 1837 to 1848.. 194
tariff and trade of.....

648

value of merchandise, etc., imported
Morals in trade.......

454
into, in 1846 to 1848...

204
of manufacturing towns.....

661

exp. package goods from Liverpool to 204
Mt. Clemens, (Mich.) imp. and exp. of, in 1847. 28

banking system of, laws relating to.. 220
Muslins, British export of.. ......167, 170

prices of wool in ......... ....... 324

mutual insurance companies.. 330
N.

imports into port of........

303
Nails, improvement in the manufacture of..... 342

customs, revenue of........

303
Nantes, France, situation of.....

161

list of the banks in State of... ...... 310
commereial history of....

162

price of foreign bills at............. 302
navigation of........

163

mercantile aspect of law reform in. . 271
imports and exports of....

163
code of procedure.....

271
manufactures of..

163
city, population of....

384
ship-building of.

164

regulation of telegraph companies in. 415
lead manufactures at.......

164

exports of breadstuffs in 1847-8..... 423
sugar refineries of...

164

prices of flour in, for last 25 years... 547
salted provisions, trade in, at.......... 164

condition of banks of...

536
glass and pottery factories at..

165
imports and exports of.

632
tanneries of....

165

of specie at.... 633
wool, hemp and flax, manufactures of.. 166

duties collected at.....

633
Bank of.......

166
value of property of....

638
hats manufactured at.....

166
ship-building in.....

642
insurance at.......

166

city, personal and real estate of....., 669
Nankeens, British export of.

171

canals, opening and closing of...... 57
Nashville Insurance Company....

185 North Carolina, vessels built in, in 1847... 95
Nautical intelligence.... 103, 213, 337, 427, 551, 651 Norway, coins and currency of.......

563
Navigation of the U. S. with all nations, in 1847. 92 Norwegian tariff........

555
and marine implements .....

........ 428
North-west coast fishery, extent of..

645
Newburgh, (N. Y.,) location and settlement of. 51
statistics of.......

54
steamboats and vessels belonging to. 54 Oats, product of, in United States...... 482
agricultural statistics of...... .... 55 Ohio, vessels built in, in 1847....

95
manufactures of....
53 condition of banks of......

224
steam mills at............

55
bank, currency and finance of....

....... 441
print works ....
57 Mobile and, Railroad........

..... 580
New Hampshire, vessels built in, in 1847....... 95 Oil-cloth factory at Newburgh....

57
condition of banks of......... 195 Oils imported into the U. States in 1848.... 204
New Jersey, vessels built in, in 1847............ 95 Orange powder works....

56
New Orleans and New York, steamers between. 116 Oregon, regulation of mails of...

648
exp. of cotton and tobacco at..... 645
produce received at............. 325

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export trade of, in 1847-8........ 419 PALM leaf bats, improvement in...

..... 296
export of breadstuffs in 1847-8.... 423 Paper making, improvement in................. 342

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