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Finnie Bros. & Co.

XI/38/107, 1 box

A company based in Rio de Janeiro acting as an accepting house and discharging bills of exchange. They kept NMR informed of business in imports and rates of exchange, and also on the commodity markets, quoting prices of sugar, specie, coffee, hides, advising of the demand for and availability of them, and supplying details of relevant crops. They also gave NMR the price of freights to Europe and government stock. Included in the letters are accounts of local politics and social unrest.

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1834 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1835 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1836 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1837 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1838 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1839 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1840 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1841 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1842 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1843 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1844 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1845 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1846 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107
1847 Letters Received: Finnie Brothers & Co: Rio de Janeiro XI/38/107