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Police Fund records

 Series
Identifier: 2400.011

Scope and Contents

By ordinance passed June 17, 1870, all monies received by police officers for fees as witnesses and paid by them into the City Treasury would be kept as a separate fund and be invested and managed by the Mayor, City Auditor and City Treasurer. The income of said fund would be applied to the relief of persons who received an honorable discharge from the Police force by reason of sickness, age or other inability and in necessitous circumstances and also to the relief of widows and orphans of those who died in the service of the city. Includes minutes, journal and ledger of the administrators of the Police Fund, 1871-1890.

Dates

  • 1871-1890

Creator

Extent

0.1 Cubic feet (2 volumes)

Language of Materials

English

Title
2400.011
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the City of Boston Archives Repository

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