Studies in Scottish Business History [NOOK Book]


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Studies in Scottish Business History

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This book was first published in 1967.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136606663
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 11/5/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 464
  • File size: 4 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction, Peter L. Payne


1. National archive sources for business history, John Imrie

2. Historical business records in private hands surveyed by the national register of archives (Scotland), A.M. Broom & A. Anderson

3. Historical business records surveyed by the Colquhoun lecturer in business history and the business archives council of Scotland, Peter L. Payne

4. A bibliography of Scottish business history, W. H. Marwick


5. Lead-mining in Scotland, 1640-1850, T.C. Smout

6. The law and the joint-stock company in Scotland, R.H. Campbell

7. The Savings Bank of Glasgow, 1836-1914, Peter L. Payne

8. Organisation and growth in the East Coast Herring Fishing, 1800-1885, Malcolm Gray

9. Earnings and productivity in the Scottish coal-mining industry during the nineteenth century: the Dixon Enterprises, A. Slaven

10. Entrepreneurship in the Scottish Heavy Industries, 1870-1900, T.J. Byres


11. The rise of Glasgow in the Chesapeake Tobacco Trade, 1707-1775, Jacob M. Price

12. Scottish enterprise in Australia, 1798-1879, D. Macmillan

13. British shippingin the nineteenth century: a study of the Ben Line Papers, T. E. Milne

14. Scottish investment and Enterprise in Texas, W. G. Kerr

15. Scottish investment in American Railways: the case of the City of Glasgow Bank, 1856-1881, R.E. Tyson

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