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Various financial records kept by the City Treasurer. Includes ledgers, journals, cash books, records of bonds, records of debt, etc.
Includes Ledgers of the Sinking funds, 1881-1894, 1921-1955; Cashbooks and Journals, 1881-1985 with gaps; Schedules of Investments, circa 1881-1945; Drafts, 1877-1898; Receipts and Disbursements, 1870-1882; and other miscellaneous volumes.
Journals are a daily record of the financial activity of the City of Boston. They record the financial transactions of the City in the order in which they occurred. All entries appear in chronological order; an alphabetical index often appears at the front of each volume.
The Ledgers are a record of the financial activity of the City of Boston by department or account. As opposed to the Journals, which record all activity chronologically, the Ledgers record all transactions by department or account on a monthly or yearly basis.
Cashbooks for Mt. Hope Cemetery from 1886-1923. Volumes for 1916-1918 missing. Includes owner of lot, undertaker, person buried and location of lot.
Financial ledgers of the Retirement Board for the years 1923-1966, 1990-1992 and 1995.
The Auditor for the City of Boston also serves as the Auditor of Suffolk County. The Suffolk County auditing records consist of receipts and expenditures, expense journals, account ledgers, payment records, court and county medical examiner financial records, as well as county payroll records.
- Subject: Account books X
- Finance, Public 5
- Municipal finance 3
- Appropriations and expenditures 2
- Municipal finance -- Accounting 2
- Cemeteries 1
- Boston (Mass.). Auditing Department 4
- Boston (Mass.). Treasury Department 2
- Boston (Mass.). Board of Health (1872-1914) 1
- Boston (Mass.). Parks and Recreation Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). Retirement Board 1