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Architectural Division correspondence

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 4321.001
Scope and Contents

Three letter-copy volumes of outgoing correspondence of the Engineering Department - Architectural Division and the Public Buildings Department.

Dates: 1897 November 3-1901 January 11

Archives and Records Advisory Commission minutes

 Series
Identifier: 0321.001
Dates: circa 1989-2019

Archives Division administrative records

 Series
Identifier: 0320.001
Scope and Contents note

Administrative files kept by the City Archivist. Includes correspondence, reports, clippings and a daily journal.

Dates: 1988-1993

Archives Survey project files

 Series
Identifier: 7600.003
Scope and Contents

Records of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant funded archives survey project to conduct a retrospective citywide survey of departmental records. Includes inventories, site visit notes, interviews, departmental history research notes, statistics, administrative and financial records.

Dates: 1984-1987

Assessing Department administrative records

 Series — Volume: 1
Identifier: 2100.027
Dates: 1900-1903

Assessing Department annual reports and publications

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2100.022
Scope and Contents Includes copies of Annual Reports of the Assessing Department for the years 1894, 1921, 1923-1924, 1926-1937, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1973-1977, 1981, 1983, 1988-1992 and 1994-1995; List of Persons, Copartnerships and Corporations Who were Taxed Twenty-five Dollars and Upwards in the City of Boston in 1838; List of Persons, Copartnerships and Corporations Who were Taxed Twenty-five Dollars and Upwards in the City of Boston in 1842; Boston's Tax Rate for 1926; Rules of Procedure in the Abatement of...
Dates: 1838-1989 with gaps

Assessing Department correspondence

 Series — Volumes: 1-5
Identifier: 2100.003
Scope and Contents

Incoming and outgoing correspondence of the Assessing Department. Includes mayoral circulars.

Dates: 1894-1910 with gaps

Assessing Department payroll

 Series — Volume: 1
Identifier: 2100.021
Scope and Contents

Payroll of the Assessing Department. Includes name, position and pay.

Dates: 1888-1899

Assessing Department photographs

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2100.023
Scope and Contents

Collection of aerial photographs of Boston from 1983.

Dates: 1983

Assessing Department plans

 Series
Identifier: 2100.016
Scope and Contents

Large format plans arranged by ward number and block. Includes the block numbers, street names, plot dimensions, and building footprints. These plans were used for reference purposes only.

Dates: circa 1918-1985

Assignments for the benefit of creditors

 Series
Identifier: 0301.006
Scope and Contents

Sec. 41 of Chapter 203 of the Massachusetts General Laws requires the filing of a valid copy of an assignment a debtor has made for the benefit of creditors with the City Clerk's Office. Includes one index volume of assignments filed 1897-1942 and a card index of filings for circa 1947-1995.

Dates: 1897-1942, 1947-1995

Assignments of wages

 Series
Identifier: 0301.005
Scope and Contents

Sec. 12 of Chapter 154 of the Massachusetts General Laws requires the authorization to collect the future wages or salary of a person to be filed with the City Clerk. Includes indexes from 1857-1861; 1865-1883; 1885-1889; 1899-1906; 1912-1942; and 1943-1993. Also includes records of filings from 1865-1869; 1877; 1880-1881; and 1992-2005.

Dates: 1857-2005 with gaps

Atlases

 Collection
Identifier: 9800.003
Scope and Contents Collection of atlases published by G. M. Hopkins & Co., G. W. Bromley & Co., and L.J. Richards.Holdings of Hopkins atlases include: Boston Proper, 1874; Roxbury, 1873; South Boston and Dorchester, 1874; Brighton, 1875; and Charlestown, 1875.Holdings of Bromley atlases includes: Boston Proper and Back Bay, 1898, 1908, 1912, 1917, 1922, 1928 and 1938; Brighton, 1890, 1897, 1909, 1916 and 1925; Charlestown, 1892 and 1901; Charlestown and East Boston, 1901, 1912...
Dates: 1873-1938

Attachments of bulky property

 Series
Identifier: 0301.008
Scope and Contents

Records of attachments of articles of personal property which by reason of their bulk or for other cause can not be immediately removed were filed with the City Clerk's Office. Includes filings from 1912-1918 and 1940-1984.

Dates: 1912-1984 with gaps

Auditing Department annual reports and publications

 Series
Identifier: 2200.019
Scope and Contents

Includes copies of the Auditor's Reports which are annual reports of the receipts and expenditures of the City. Also includes miscellaneous publications of the Auditing Department. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Dates: 1821-2018 with gaps

Auditor's reports

 Series
Identifier: 9000.019
Scope and Contents Since 1935 the Boston Housing Authority (BHA) has been responsible for planning, building, and managing housing for low-income families and the elderly in Boston, Massachusetts, with financial assistance from state and federal agencies. Auditor's reports are prepared by the Dept. of the State Auditor after its examination of the finances of BHA pursuant to MGLA c 121B, s 29. Also included is the audit report for the State Housing Board (1950-1951) as well as some correspondence between the...
Dates: 1950-1979

Audits

 Series
Identifier: 0301.007
Scope and Contents

Includes state audits of city accounts conducted by the Bureau of Accounts, Department of Corporations and Taxation in compliance with provisions of Chapter 44 of the Massachusetts General Laws, 1950-1965 and audits of city departments conducted internally and by independent certified public accountants, 1971-1979.

Dates: 1950-1979 with gaps

Back Bay Architectural Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: 5212.001
Scope and Contents

Subject files, minutes and audiotapes documenting the meetings of the Commission.

Dates: 1968-2013 with gaps

Barnett v. Goldman case files

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 0700.037
Dates: circa 1970s

Bath Department annual reports and publications

 Item
Identifier: 4440.002
Scope and Contents

Includes annual reports of the Bath Department for 1906-1907 and "Free Municipal Baths in Boston" by William I. Cole published in 1899. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Dates: 1899, 1907

Bay State Road/Back Bay West Architectural Conservation District records

 Collection
Identifier: 5214.001
Scope and Contents

Master files and audiotapes documenting the meetings of the Commission.

Dates: 1980-2013

Bay Village Historic District records

 Collection
Identifier: 5215.001
Scope and Contents

Master files and audiotapes documenting the meetings of the Commission.

Dates: 1984-2013

Beacon Hill Architectural Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: 5211.001
Scope and Contents

Minutes, master files and audiotapes documenting the meetings of the Commission.

Dates: 1955-2012

Benchmarks

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 5020.007
Dates: circa 1904-1908

Betterment plans

 Series
Identifier: 5040.001
Scope and Contents

Assessment plans for the construction and improvement of sewers.

Dates: 1897-1955

Betterments

 Series — Volume: 1
Identifier: 2100.015
Scope and Contents

Includes one volume of betterments assessed to properties whose value benefitted from public works projects such as the widening or paving of streets, 1868-1908.

Dates: 1868-1908

Bilingual Education Program records

 Series
Identifier: 0433.001
Scope and Contents

Includes administrative files, staff meeting minutes, project files, curricula, sample lesson plans, publications and photographs.

Dates: 1974-2000

Billiards/Bowling Alley licenses (cancelled)

 Series
Identifier: 8400.011
Dates: circa 1999-2012

Bills and Receipts for Payment

 Series
Identifier: 2200.002
Scope and Contents

Includes bills and receipts for services and materials purchased by the City of Boston, circa 1822-1870. The records are generally grouped by department and date and record the materials or services purchased, the cost and a signature or note approving the purchase.

Dates: 1813-1921 with gaps (bulk, 1822-1870)

Bills of cost for Civil Superior Court

 Series
Identifier: 2430.011
Scope and Contents

Record of amounts paid to traverse jurors, grand jurors, officers, witnesses, etc. in the Civil Superior Court.

Dates: 1862-1879