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Title Cultivation of Tobacco in the British Empire: A Correspondence File of the Colonial Office
Reference CO 323/819/58
Library The National Archives
Date Oct-Sep 1919
Description Correspondence from C.M. Schroeder to the Colonial Office on the cultivation of tobacco in the British Empire. He provides a statement of hardship suffered following changes to customs practices for empire grown tobacco and requests a grant or subsidy to be made in recognition for his work on behalf of the colonies. The file includes a printed leaflet titled 'Instructions for shipping tobacco to C M Schroder, Tobacco Leaf Merchant, Nottingham, England'.
Document Type Report, Manuscript
Primary Commodity Tobacco
Theme Cultivation; Trade and Commerce
Keywords customs, empire, shipping, importation, government, costs and prices
Region Europe
Places UK, Nottingham
Copyright The National Archives