Economics

Sound Toll Registers (1497-1857) record the toll levied on ships through the strait between Denmark and Sweden.  Includes for each passage, the name of the shipmaster, his town of residence, his port of departure and--from the mid-1660s--his port of destination, the composition of the cargo and the toll per commodity.

Global commodities : trade, exploration & cultural exchange brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history