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Theodore Roosevelt School photograph

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 0420.053
Scope and Contents Photograph of the Class of 1929.

Thomas Gardner School photograph and diploma

 Series — Box: Tube 1
Identifier: 0420.038
Scope and Contents Includes photograph of the Class of 1926 and diploma from 1926.

Town of Boston records

 Record Group
Identifier: 1000.001
Scope and Contents note The Town of Boston records extend 4 cubic feet and cover a period shortly after the founding of the town until its incorporation as a city, 1634 – 1822. The Record group contains primarily volumes from the Assessors 1785 – 1820; the Treasurer, including account books related to Brooker Fund and Smith Fund for a “school for the instruction of the people of Colour”, and city accounts generally; and the By-laws and town orders from 1786, 1801, and 1818. Other volumes included are Permits to...

Town of Brighton records

 Collection — Volumes: 1-30, Flat Box: 2, Flat Box: 3
Identifier: 1500.001
Scope and Contents note The Town of Brighton existed as an idependent political entity from 1807 until 1873. The records present within this collection span the dates 1823 through 1873. There is a small number of property deeds present within the collection. There are also annual reports for the Town of Brighton, although these are few in number and only represent four different years. The bulk of the collection consists of large, bound volumes of financial records. There is also one publication from the Town of...

Town of Dorchester records

Identifier: 1100.001
Scope and Contents note This collection contains the records for the Town of Dorchester from the late eighteenth century to 1870 when the town was annexed to the City of Boston. The bulk of the records date from 1823 onwards, although there are some records from the 1780s and 1790s, and two volumes of Assessor's records cover 1807-1812 and 1818-1823. One item has been dated [1750] although this date is not conclusive. The majority of the records are either tax based or center around the proceedings of the town...

Town of Hyde Park records

 Record Group
Identifier: 1600.001
Scope and Contents note The records of the Town of Hyde Park span the years 1868-1912 and are divided into eight series: Town Clerk records; Voter registration and election records; Assessor records; Collector records; Treasurer records; Town Engineer records; School Committee records; and Publications. Records include town papers which document the activities and decisions of the town, tax records, financial records, voter registration records, filings and annual reports. The volumes are numbered...

Town of West Roxbury records

 Record Group
Identifier: 1400.001
Scope and Contents note The records of the town of West Roxbury extend 4 cubic feet. The records date from the inception of the in 1851 until its annexation by the City of Boston in 1874. The majority of the records, 57 volumes, are financial records: tax books, payroll and accounts. Two folders of Deeds contain those for land taken for the Stony Brook Sewer as well as the only known example of the West Roxbury Town seal. Also within this collection are 7 volumes of Official Reports of the Town of West Roxbury...

Traffic and Parking Department annual reports and publications

Identifier: 5110.003
Scope and Contents Includes the annual reports for 1951 and 1960; Traffic Rules and Regulations from 1935, 1949, 1959, 1965 and 1976; and other reports produced by the Traffic & Parking Department. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Traffic and Parking Department photographs

Identifier: 5110.002
Scope and Contents Photographs of streets scenes, intersections and crosswalks in downtown area and neighborhoods.

Traffic and Parking Department proceedings

Identifier: 5110.001
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Traffic and Parking Commission.

Transit Department photographs

Identifier: 8300.002

Transit Department records

Identifier: 8300.001
Scope and Content

The Transit Department collection consists of records created by the Rapid Transit Commission, Boston Transit Commission and the Boston Transit Department. The collection dates from 1891-1949 and includes minutes, journals, photographs, publications and annual reports.

Transportation Department publications

Identifier: 5100.001
Scope and Contents Includes publications produced by the Transportation Department from 1986-1987, 1989, and 1999.

Treasury Department annual reports and publications

Identifier: 2400.015
Scope and Contents Includes copies of annual reports for the years 1954-1964, 1966 and 1968-1976 and miscellaneous publications. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Trust Fund records

Identifier: 2400.010
Scope and Contents Includes trustees papers which consist of correspondence, receipts, votes etc. relating to city trust funds, 1917-1978; investment ledgers, circa 1905-1979; cashbooks and journals, 1923-1962; and other miscellaneous financial records.

Umana Harbor Technical High School yearbooks

Identifier: 0420.063
Scope and Contents Yearbooks from 1979-1980, 1982-1983 and 1987.

Underground conduit plans

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 5000.008

United States Census for Boston

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: 0100.012
Scope and Contents note United States Census of Boston presented to the City Council to be kept for public inspection in the City Council room.

U.S. Service Men's discharges

Identifier: 0301.016

Vaccinating Committees of the several wards proceedings

Identifier: 7010.001
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Vaccinating Committees for the several wards of the cities to discuss plans for the use of kine pock for the vaccination of residents against small pox.

Vernon D. Patch et al. v. Kevin H. White case file

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 0700.036

Veterans' applications for exemptions

 Series — Volume: 1
Identifier: 2100.013
Scope and Contents Under Chapter 12 of the Acts of 1943, individuals serving in the military could apply for a temporary exemption from real and personal estate taxes. Includes one volume of applications for exemption from 1944-1947.

Voter registration records

Identifier: 4700.001
Scope and Contents note This collection includes voter registration records for men from 1857-1900, women from 1920-1940 and men from 1921-1940. The registers are not a comprehensive listing of all registered voters. The period 1857-1895 includes only naturalized males and for the period 1920-1940 other sets of registers were used to register voters. The collection has been divided into four series: Naturalized male voter indexes; Naturalized male voter registers; Naturalized and Native male voter registers; and Women...

Ward and precinct maps

Identifier: 4700.011
Scope and Contents Map books showing ward and precinct boundaries for the years 1878, 1886, 1889, 1890, 1895, 1916, 1921 and 1925 printed by the Election Department.

Warrants issued for General Meetings

Identifier: 0300.007
Scope and Contents note Warrants issued for General Meetings, 1825-1836. Includes warrants, petitions, notifications and copies of acts.

Washington Irving School scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0420.075

Washington Statue Committee records

 Collection — Box: Early Records #1, Folder: 9-14
Identifier: 0140.024
Scope and Contents note The Washington Statue Committee records contain contracts, insurance certificates, bills and receipts, correspondence, and proposals concerning the fabrication, erection and dedication of the statue, as well as, a journal and ledger documenting the finances of the committee. The Washington Statue Fair records include bills, statements, an insurance policy, and counterfeit or broken bank notes from the fundraising event held in November 1859.

Water Department annual reports and publications

Identifier: 5080.002
Scope and Contents Includes copies of annual reports of the Cochituate Water Board for 1869-1870 and the Boston Water Board for 1879 and 1892-1893; reports of the Cochituate Water Board from 1851 and 1874; History of the Introduction of Pure Water into the City of Boston…, 1868; History of the Boston Water-Works from 1868-1876, 1876; and Short Description of the Boston Water-Works, 1895. Annual reports and other documents can be found in the City Documents series.

Weights and Measures Division measuring tools

Identifier: 5490.001

West End demolition photographs

Identifier: 9800.008
Scope and Contents note This series includes photographs of the demolition of Boston's West End during July and November 1959.

West Roxbury High School records

Identifier: 0420.064
Scope and Contents Records of West Roxbury High School formerly called Roslindale High School. Includes yearbooks 1977-2000, graduation programs, student newsletters, and student produced slide presentation and audio cassette narration on construction of new Southwest High School, ca. 1976-1977. See also Roslindale High School.

West Roxbury High School records

Identifier: 0420.065
Scope and Contents (Old) West Roxbury High School was renamed Jamaica Plain High School in 1923. Includes 1919 yearbook; issues of the student magazine "The Clarion" 1895-1923 with gaps; record of gifts, 1886-1927; and record of alumni in war, circa 1918. See also Jamaica Plain High School.

William Arthur Reilly collection

Identifier: 0299.001

William E. Endicott School photographs

 Series — Box: 2
Identifier: 0420.030
Scope and Contents Class photographs of the William E. Endicott School from 1983-1987 and 1991-1992.

William E. Russell School photographs

Identifier: 0420.059
Scope and Contents Includes panoramic photographs of the Classes of 1940, 1952-1953, 1963 and 1965; and class photographs from 1972, 1977, 1982, 1984, 1987-1988, and 1990-1991.

Winthrop School diploma

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 0420.081
Scope and Contents Diploma of Bessie Saftel from the Winthrop Grammar School, 1902.

Wire Department annual reports

Identifier: 0520.001

Women voter registers

Identifier: 4700.002
Scope and Content This collection contains registers documenting naturalized and native women registered to vote in school board elections from 1884-1920. Naturalized women immigrated to the United States and acquired citizenship. Native women were citizens by birth. Women who became citizens through their native husbands were registered as native voters (Chapter 223, Acts of 1879). Registers are labeled with a ward number, a volume number or both. Only the Naturalized Women Voter Registers have an index, all...

Woodrow Wilson Junior High School publications

Identifier: 0420.071

Youth Services publications

Identifier: 6000.001

Zoning Code

Identifier: 5450.002
Scope and Contents Zoning regulations from 1960 and copies of the Zoning Code and Enabling Act from 1962 and 1963.