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Law Department correspondence

 Series
Identifier: 0700.006
Scope and Contents note One of the functions of the Law Department is to provide formal and informal opinions to the Mayor, the City Council, the Boston School Committee, and City or County Officials and other employees in matters relating to the discharge of their official duties. This collection documents the communications between various city officials and employees and the Law Department regarding these requests. The collection is divided into two series based on the format of the records. The first series...
Dates: 1884-1982 with gaps

Legal Opinions of the Corporation Counsel

 Series
Identifier: 0700.001
Scope and Contents note One of the duties of the Corporation Counsel is to provide opinions on the law of any subject or question that may be submitted to him by the Mayor or the City Council and on any subject or question relating to the discharge of their or his duties that may be submitted to him by the School Committee, by any Committee of the City Council, or by four members of the City Council, or by any Officer in charge of a Department of the City government. This series includes the official opinions of the...
Dates: 1895-1969 with gaps

Opinions of the Corporation Counsel

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 0301.046
Dates: 1988-1998, 2000-2001, 2003-2005

Opinions of the Corporation Counsel provided at the request of the City Auditor

 Series
Identifier: 2200.011
Scope and Contents note Legal opinions of the Corporation Counsel provided at the request of the City Auditor.
Dates: 1858-1942

Opinions of the Corporation Counsel requested by the Board of Election Commissioners

 Series — Volume: 1
Identifier: 4700.014
Scope and Contents One bound volume and 1 folder of legal opinions requested by the Board of Election Commissioners, 1895-1949, 1967-1974.
Dates: 1895-1974 with gaps

Opinions requested by City Council

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 0301.042
Dates: circa 1982-1984