A Pictorial Record of the Qing Dynasty: Business Documents by Tianjin Municipal Archives

By Tianjin Municipal Archives

Tianjin is without doubt one of the most crucial towns in northern China and a gate to the state s capital. to a point, Tianjin within the historical past of pre-modern China is a microcosm of chinese language society at the moment. After the 1st Opium battle in 1840, the Western powers speeded up their incursion and plunder of China. in the course of the moment Opium battle, the Qing Dynasty was once compelled to signal the Treaty of Tianjin with nice Britain, France, and the us of the US. In 1860, it was once back compelled to signal the Treaty of Beijing with nice Britain, France, and Russia. based on those treaties, Tianjin was once targeted as a exchange port, paving the way in which for the Western powers to economically take advantage of Tianjin and China as a whole.

A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty - enterprise Documents, compiled via the Tianjin Municipal documents, is a fabulous catalogue of assorted enterprise files. It includes full-color images with informative description, together with names of industrial businesses and registration dates. This one quantity is the 1st of the 4 titles within the Pictorial list of the Qing Dynasty sequence, protecting emblems, enterprise company seals, contracts, money owed, stamps, and so on. from the mid-19th century via 1911. This booklet makes important reference for historic examine on company files in the course of the Qing Dynasty.

KEY FEATURES
- company rfile, the 1st booklet of A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty sequence. different 3 books are titled as Rivers and websites , Manchurian Railway , and previous Manchu Capital respectively.

- prepared round 4 issues: Registered emblems and enterprise enterprise Seals, Passes, Contracts and money owed, and Postal Services.

- images of over 500 company records dated from 1861 1911, which includes logos, postage stamps, passes, contracts, money owed, and different kinds of records.

- unique pictures and entire color

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DATE: Kuang Hsü, 31st year (1905) Brief description and trademark design of sewing needles, registered by Edward Meyer & Co. of Germany with the Trademark Registration Department of the Board of Commerce, Qing Dynasty on 18th day, 3rd moon, 31st year of Kuang Hsü (1905). This trademark was previously registered in Germany. 25 Brief description 4 of trademark application for sewing needles by Edward Meyer & Co. DATE: Kuang Hsü, 31st year (1905) Brief description and trademark design of sewing needles, registered by Edward Meyer & Co.

This trademark was previously registered in Germany. 67 Brief description 13 of trademark application for dyes by Edward Meyer & Co. DATE: Kuang Hsü, 32nd year (1906) Brief description and trademark design of dyes, registered by Edward Meyer & Co. of Germany with the Trademark Registration Department of the Board of Commerce, Qing Dynasty on 15th day, 6th moon, 32nd year of Kuang Hsü (1906). 42 A P I C T O R I A L R E C O R D O F T H E QI NG D YNASTY REGISTERED TRADEMARKS AND BUSINESS FIRM SEALS 68 Brief description 14 of trademark application for dyes by Edward Meyer & Co.

DATE: Kuang Hsü, 31st year (1905) Brief description and trademark design of sewing needles, registered by Edward Meyer & Co. of Germany with the Trademark Registration Department of the Board of Commerce, Qing Dynasty on 18th day, 3rd moon, 31st year of Kuang Hsü (1905). This trademark was previously registered in Germany. 22 A P I C T O R I A L R E C O R D O F T H E QI NG D YNASTY REGISTERED TRADEMARKS AND BUSINESS FIRM SEALS 34 Brief description 13 of trademark application for sewing needles by Edward Meyer & Co.

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