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Sewer assessment records

Identifier: 5040.008
Content Description

Sewer assessment records, circa 1822-1898 with gaps.

Dates: circa 1822-1898 with gaps

Street Department annual reports

Identifier: 5050.001
Scope and Contents

Includes copies of Street Department annual reports for 1891, 1893, 1900, 1901, 1903-1906, 1908-1909. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Dates: 1891-1909 with gaps

Street Laying-Out Department annual reports

 Series — Publications: PB 035
Identifier: 5060.005
Scope and Contents

Includes copies of annual reports of the Street Laying-Out Department for the years 1893-1898, 1900-1902, 1904-1908, 1910, 1912-1928, 1930-1934, 1936, 1938-1940, 1942-1943 and 1945-1951. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Dates: 1892-1951 with gaps

Street layout plans (L-Plans)

Identifier: 5060.009
Scope and Contents

Master microfilm on aperture cards of L-Plans which document street layouts. Plans have been scanned and are available online.

Dates: circa 1870-1985

Street listings

Identifier: 5000.003
Scope and Contents Includes two copies of "A Record of the Streets, Alleys, Places, Etc. in the City of Boston" published in 1902 and 1910. These volumes include all streets, the date the street is supposed to have received that name, description of the street, and information on laying out, discontinuance of street and name changes. Also includes copies of "Boston Streets also its avenues, courts, places etc. showing the numbers and divisions of those extending through more than one ward or precinct together...
Dates: 1902-1999 with gaps

Street notices

Identifier: 5060.004
Scope and Contents

Two volumes of printed public notices of the Board of Street Commissioners relating to laying out streets, land takings and schedules of assessments.

Dates: 1873-1876

Street survey files

Identifier: 5020.006
Scope and Contents

Engineering Division street survey files arranged alphabetically by street name. Includes surveyor notes, plans, calculations, etc. Streets from other cities and towns may also be included.

Dates: circa 1910-1950

The Centre Street widening project

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 5020.009
Scope and Contents This film was photographed and edited by John P. Brooker who worked as an Inspector on the Public Works project in 1932 to widen Centre Street in West Roxbury/Jamaica Plain. The area in the film appears to be the part of Centre Street between V.F.W. Parkway and the Arborway. The contractor for the project was C.J. Maney. Individuals in the film include John J. Crowley, Chief Inspector of the Paving Service; James F. McCabe, Inspector in Charge; John P. Brooker, Inspector; William J....
Dates: 1932

Traffic and Parking Department microfilm

Identifier: 5110.004
Dates: circa 1926-1987

Traffic and Parking Department photographs

Identifier: 5110.002
Scope and Contents

Photographs of streets scenes, intersections and crosswalks in downtown area and neighborhoods.

Dates: 1948-1949

Underground conduit plans

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 5000.008
Dates: 1984-1985