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142 FULTON STREET, (REAR BUILDING.)

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INDEX.

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M5

.124

ORIGINAL PAPERS.

Page

Introduction.,

1

Commerce as connected with the Pro of Civilization, by the Hon. Daniel D.

Barnard .

3

Accumulation, Property, Capital and Credit.

20

Commercial Travellers, by A. L. Stimson..

29

Biographical Sketch of Nathaniel Bowditch, by Rev. Alexander Young,

33

The State of the Currency, by Charles F. Adams.

44

Theory of Money and Banks..

50

Commerce and Protection, by Horace Greely.

53

Popular Suggestions of the Principles of Co-partnership, by D. Lord, Jr.

67

The Commercial Rights of Neutral Nations, by William Kent ..

97

The Theory of Money and Banks, by Charles F. Adams.

.119

Commercial Sketch of Boston, with Statistical Facts, and Notices of Eminent Mer-

chants, by Alden Bradford.

Popular Suggestions of the Principles of Co-partnership, by Daniel Lord, Jr......147

New Commercial Field ....

. 142

The Risc and Progress of Commerce.

193

Advantages and Benefits of Commerce.

..200

- Commerce of the East, by H. F. Harrington

.202

Commerce with Japan, by James Aldrich.

.208

Banks and Currency, by Charles F. Adams.

.214

The Legal Protection of Good Faith, by Daniel Lord, Jr.

.227

Book-keeping-Principles of Double Entry.

.256

What constitutes a Merchant, by Charles Edwards.

.289

Moral Law of Contracts, by James Aldrich...

.303

History of Navigation, by É. C. Ward ....

.314

Popular Principles relating to the Law of Agency, by Daniel Lord, Jr.

.325

Lecture on Commercial Iniegrity, by Judge Joseph Hopkinson ...

.377

On the Moral End of Business...

.390

Leisure-Its Uses and Abuses, by Rev. G. W. Bethune.

.399

Commerce and Protection, by Horace Greely..

.413

Popular Suggestions on the Principles of Guaranty and Suretyship, by Daniel

Lord, Jr.

.418

The Progress and Influence of Commerce in Europe, by E. W. Stoughton. .465

The Merchant Service, by a Member of the Naval Lyceum.

.476

The Comparative Importance of Agriculture, Commerce, and Manufactures, by

Alden Bradford.

-480

Landlords and Tenants.

484

Rates of Premium for Marine Insurance, by Joseph Balch, Esq., President of Mer-

chants' Insurance Company, Boston...

.491

Hints to the Insured, on the Construction of Marine Policies, by E. W. Stoughton. 496

The State of the Currency, by Charles F. Adams...

..505

New York Mercantile Library Association Lectures.

..529

Introductory - The Connexion of Science and the Arts..

..529

Lecture I. 'of the Atinosphere in general.

..531

II. Dew, Fog, and Clouds..

.532

III. Of Rain...

.533

IGHEAD AND ALLEN, PRINTERS,

112 Fulton, corner of Dutch-street.

MERCANTILE BIOGRAPHY.

Thomas Willet, the first Mayor of New York, by Alden Bradford ..
The Good Merchant-William Parsons, by Rev. Alexander Young.
Thomas Hancock, by Alden Bradford.
Thomas Russell, by Alden Bradford ...
Memoir of Matthew Carey, by E. Holden...
Notice of Join Lanydon, by Jacob B. Moore...

. 135
137
354
355
.437
.535

MERCANTILE LITERATURE.

Commerce and Literature. Anniversary Poem, delivered before the Mercantile
Library Association of Boston, by James T. Fields....

..537
Foot's Ar ument in favor of the General Banking Law.

..510

MERCANTILE LAW.

Insurance.
Consuls ...
Commission Merchants.
Misrepresentation of Tonnage.
Cheating.
Bills and Notes.
Guaranty, or Letters of Credit.
Usury.
Insurance, Marine and Fire,
Value of the Pound Sterling
Commission Merchants...
Insurance, Total Loss..
Partners and Partnership..
Partners and Agents ..
Special or General Partners ..
Bills of Exchange and Promissory Notes,
Bills and Notes.
Replevin.
Tariff Duties.
Forfeiture of Goods for Undervaluation,
Bank Charter Contracts bet ween the States
Liability of Shipping Agents.
Salvage..
Freight-Charter Party..
Neutral Ships-Carrier Ships—Admiralty Jurisdiction..
Consuls and Scamen.
Seamen's Wages.
Bottomry.
Carelessness or Neglect
Bills of Exchange.
Tariff Duties.
Right of securing Duties at the Home Port.
Fraud on the Revenue.
Bills of Exchange-Guaranty.
Warranty--Deceit...
Bills of Exchange-Protest.
Fraudulent Bankruptcy.
Conspiracy to Cheat.
Collection of Debts-Poor Debtors.
Commission Merchants-Supercargoes.
Promissory Notes-Fraud-Payment.
Salvage-Fraudulent Compact.
Bills of Exchange...
Usury.
Collector of Customs
Fraud ....

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168
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254
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343
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Cheating by False Pretences..
General Average.
Bills of Exchange-Rights of Corporations..
Case of Salvage for Services rendered by one Whaler to another.

522
523
.524
525

TABLES OF COINS.

Table of the principal Gold Coins of the Countries and States with which the Uni-
ted States have Commercial Intercourse.

79
Table of the principal Silver Coins of the Countries with which the United States

have Commercial Intercourse.
Value of Foreign Coins....

.281
A Table of Gold Coins, their weight, assay, and present value

.448

MISCELLANEOUS STATISTICS.

Debts of the several States....
National Debts of England and other Countries...
Table of Distances on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers..
Statistics of the Press..,

174
.179
282

...284

STATISTICS OF TRADE AND MANUFACTURES.

Cotton Trade....
Increase of Cotton in the United States.
Statistics of Lowell Manufactures.
Trade of Buffalo.....
Decline of Southern Commerce.
The Coal Trade for 1838..
Wool, and Woollen Manufactures
Export of Cotton Yarn and Manufactured Goods.
French Trade ..-..

89
89
89
90
90
91

93
.284
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.185
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190
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.276
.277
.277
.278

COMMERCIAL STATISTICS.
Imports into the United States .
Commerce of the United States in 1838.
Cotton exported from the United States .
Commerce of New York ....
Silver Coin ....
- Commerce of Pennsylvania
-Commerce of New Orleans
Cotton shipped at New Orleans.
"Commerce of Boston....
Exports of British Produce, etc., from the United Kingdom.
Commerce and Navigation of the United States for 1838 .
Tonnage, Crews, and National Character of Foreign Vessels
Commerce of each State and Territory for 1838.
Tonnage of the United States from 1815 to 1838
Commerce of Massachusetts from 1798 to 1838.
Produce and Manufactures of Massachusetts.
Imports and Exports of Cotton into and from the United Kingdom
Commerce of the United States
Number of Vessels built in the United States in 1838
Tonnage of the United States.
Commerce of Maryland from 1789 to 1838
Steam Vessels on the Atlantic for 1810
Commerce of Virginia from 1789 to 1838
Commerce of South Carolina, from 1789 to 1838.
Statement of Tea exported into the United States, in 1838-9
Statistics of Cotton....

.....278

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.370
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.373
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..458
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..282
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Tobacco Crop...

522

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