Studies in Scottish Business History

Studies in Scottish Business History

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  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 23.88mm | 635g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138865141
  • 9781138865143

Table of contents

Introduction, Peter L. Payne PART ONE: SOURCES 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 PART TWO: DOMESTIC ENTERPRISE AND ORGANISATION 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 PART THREE: SCOTTISH ENTERPRISES OVERSEAS 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. Tysonshow more