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AIDS/HIV Planning Council proceedings

Identifier: 7000.004
Scope and Contents Includes proceedings of the Boston AIDS/HIV Planning Council. Includes meeting minutes, agenda, transcripts, etc.

Board of Commissioners for Health of the Northern and Western Districts proceedings

Identifier: 7010.002
Scope and Contents For the purposes of preventing the introduction of Asiatic Cholera and limiting its ravages, the City Council ordered, in June of 1832, the creation of a Board of Commissioners of Health with full power to carry into execution all the authority vested in the City Council by the laws of the Commonwealth and by the ordinances of the City, relating to the internal health of the City. The City was divided into four districts: the Northern, Western, Southern and Middle Districts. The Northern...

Board of Health journal

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: 7010.005

Boston Health Department Association minutes

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: 7010.007

Burial permits

Identifier: 7000.003
Scope and Contents Includes the stub and section 3 endorsed by superintendent of cemetery or crematory for burial permits issued from 1988-2012.

City Council Committee on Establishing a City Hospital records

Identifier: 0140.022
Scope and Contents note This collection is divided into two series. Series I: Committee records includes the notes, minutes, reports and orders of the Committee. Series II: Correspondence includes the letters received in response to the Committee's October 1849 inquiry to specific physicians, and also the letters received in March and April 1850 in response to the circular sent to the Massachusetts Medical Society.

Commissioner William Good records

Identifier: 5400.001
Scope and Contents Correspondence and subject files of Commissioner William Good who served from 2004-2011. This collection is unprocessed.

Commissioner's bulletins

Identifier: 5400.002

Division of Health Inspections records

Identifier: 5430.001
Scope and Contents note Includes copies of permits issued for milk wholesalers, funeral directors, sale of frozen desserts, massage/vapor baths, etc., circa 1977-1988; complaints of violations, circa 1978- 1986; and temporary food service applications, 1992-1994. This collection is unprocessed.

George Robert White Fund publications

Identifier: 0280.001

Housing Inspection Division records

Identifier: 5440.001
Scope and Contents Includes administrative files, complaint case files, financial records, etc. This collection is unprocessed.

Long Island Hospital records

Identifier: 7020.004

Nuisance complaints

Identifier: 7010.003
Scope and Contents Includes two volumes documenting complaints of nuisances and disposition of complaints for 1825-1826 and 1828.

Public Health Commission annual reports and publications

Identifier: 7000.002
Scope and Contents Includes copies of annual reports of predecessor boards/departments including Trustees of Boston City Hospital, Board of Health and Department of Health and Hospitals; Digest of Health Laws and Rules and Regulations, 1904 and 1923; History of Boston City Hospital, 1906; Proceedings of the Dedication of City Hospital, 1865; and publications on Health Units, statistics and other topics. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Public Health Commission Board records

 Record Group
Identifier: 7000.001
Scope and Contents note This collection documents the history of the Boston Public Health Commission, which was formed in 1996 as a result of the merger between the Boston Department of Health and Hospitals and Boston University Medical Center. The consolidation of these two institutions also created the Boston Medical Center, which subsumed the former Boston City Hospital. In addition, the histories of the Department of Health and Boston City Hospital from 1865-1965 (with gaps), the history of the Department of...

Record of prosecutions

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: 7010.006
Scope and Contents Record of prosecutions for violations of health laws.

Stable petitions

Identifier: 7010.004
Scope and Contents Chapter 89 of the Acts of 1889, an "Act Relating to the Use of Buildings in the City of Boston for Stables", transferred the power to regulate stables from the Board of Aldermen to the Board of Health. Includes petitions numbered 1-6696 to occupy stables presented to the Board of Health.

Vaccinating Committees of the several wards proceedings

Identifier: 7010.001
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Vaccinating Committees for the several wards of the cities to discuss plans for the use of kine pock for the vaccination of residents against small pox.