Tobin, Maurice J., 1901-1953
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Found in: City of Boston Archives
Scope and Contents This series documents the correspondence of Mayor Maurice J. Tobin's Licensing Division. Correspondence from between 1940 and 1945. The correspondence is both loose and pasted into a scrapbook. Mayor Tobin's Licensing Division's correspondence primarily pertains to the use of public space by organizations. Organizations include the United States Coast Guard and the Boston Socialist Labor Party.
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Photographs and other images collected by the Boston Landmarks Commission for reference use and for publications as well as photographs taken by the Landmarks Commission documenting their work and city neighborhoods.
Scope and Contents note The records in this series include scrapbooks containing solely newspaper clippings. Box 1 contains a black book with no visible volume number that contains newspaper clippings from Tobin's campaigning days. Boxes 1 and 2 cover the years 1940 to 1942 which is the bulk of Tobin's time as mayor and neither box contains notable gaps. Box 3 continues the timeline of prior 2 boxes but with an 8 month gap between the last two volumes and the volume before it. Box #4 is timelined from 1942 to 1944...
Dates: 1937-1943 with gaps
Item — Box: 47, Folder: People
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection documents the history of the Boston City Hospital from 1864-1996. Parts of this collection were originally in the custody of the Boston City Hospital Library. The collection includes Board of Trustees minutes and records; published reports of the hospital; administrative files of the hospital and of the library; financial records of the hospital; historical files and news clippings compiled by the library over time; holdings of the library including medical texts dating back...
Dates: circa 1938-1945
Reports of the advisory committee of certified public accountants to His Honor Mayor Maurice J. Tobin relative to accounting practices and office procedures in the revenue producing departments of the City of Boston, 1940
Item — Publications: PB 020
Scope and Contents From the Series: Collection of publications produced by the Mayor's Office and various offices within the Mayor's Office on many topics relating to Boston.
Dates: Other: 1940
Series — Box: 1