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Archives Division administrative records

Identifier: 0320.001

Scope and Contents note

Administrative files kept by the City Archivist. Includes correspondence, reports, clippings and a daily journal.


  • 1988-1993


Historical note

The City Archives, administered by the Archives and Records Management division of the City Clerk's Office, is charged with a special role in protecting and managing the recorded information of the City of Boston. Established by the Statutes of the Commonwealth, Chapter 68, Acts of 1988, the mission of the City Archives is to protect and preserve the permanent official public records of Boston municipal government including those of "any city department, agency, board, office, commission or public corporation" since its founding in 1630; to document, arrange and provide day to day access to these archives; and to assist city departments with cost effective records management practices.


2.0 Cubic feet (2 record cartons)

Archives Division administrative records

Repository Details

Part of the City of Boston Archives Repository

201 Rivermoor St.
West Roxbury MA 02132 United States
617-635-1194 (Fax)