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Boston (Mass.). Treasury Department


Historical note

The Collector-Treasurer has the care and custody of the current funds of the City, of all monies, properties and securities placed in his charge by any statute or ordinance, or by any gift, devise, bequest or deposit and pays all bills and demands against the City.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


Identifier: 2410.001
Scope and Contents

Records documenting the collection of taxes for real estate, personal estate and polls. Usually lists name, amount of tax assessed and amount paid or abated.

Dates: circa 1822-1973

Tax demands

Identifier: 2410.004
Scope and Contents

Record of serving demand for payment of taxes by Constable/Deputy Collector and affidavits tax demands served.

Dates: 1882-1887, 1907-1954

Tax title records

Identifier: 2410.003
Scope and Contents

Records relating to tax titles. Includes Records of Deeds for Sales of Estates for taxes, Record of Tax Title notices, Record of Tax Title takings, Schedule of Real Estate to be sold for taxes and other miscellaneous records.

Dates: circa 1847-1960