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Billiards/Bowling Alley licenses (cancelled)
Bills and Receipts for Payment
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.
Bills of cost for Civil Superior Court
Record of amounts paid to traverse jurors, grand jurors, officers, witnesses, etc. in the Civil Superior Court.
Bills of cost for Criminal Superior Court
Record of amounts paid to traverse jurors, grand jurors, officers, witnesses, etc. in the Criminal Superior Court.
Bills of cost for Jurors, etc.
Record of receipt of payment for jurors, etc.
Bills of cost for Supreme Judicial Court
Record of fees paid in the Supreme Judicial Court. Includes amounts charged to the Commonwealth.
Black Voters et al. v. John McDonough et al. case files
Includes the City's Law Department records concerning the class action suit brought by black registered voters against Boston's Mayor, City Council, School Committee, Election Commissioners and City Clerk challenging the at-large voting procedure for the election of members of the Boston School Committee. The court found in favor of the defendants.
Board of Appeals proceedings
Minutes of the Board of Appeals on Zoning from 1936 and minutes of the Board of Appeals from 1972-1984.
Board of Assessors proceedings
Minutes of the Board of Assessors which record the actions of the Board relating to abatements, exemptions, legal questions, the appointment of assessors, etc. Volumes for 1901-1956 are indexed. The volume for 1928-1929 is missing.
Board of Commissioners administrative files
Board of Commissioners for Health of the Northern and Western Districts proceedings
Board of Commissioners of the Summer Street Fire Loan records
Includes the proceedings of the Board from December 20, 1872-March 17, 1873 and a list entitled "Memo" recording inquiries made to the Board.
Board of Estimate and Apportionment records
Established by Chapter 434 of the Acts of 1898, "An Act Relative to the Finances of the City of Boston." Repealed by Section 1 of Chapter 449 of the Acts of 1899. The records were transferred to the custody of the City Clerk when the Board was disbanded. Includes hearing transcripts and records.
Board of Health journal
Board of Land Commissioners proceedings
Board of Schoolhouse Commissioners proceedings
Minutes of the Board of Schoolhouse Commissioners, 1901-1929.
Board of Street Commissioners notices
Notices of apportionment and revision of assessments for street improvements, street watering and sewerage works and notices of street improvements.
Board of Superintendents circulars
Notices circulated to school headmasters and principals from the Board of Superintendents, 1907-1948. Several volumes also include Board of Apportionment Circulars for 1918-1921 and 1923-1944. The Board of Apportionment was responsible for overseeing financial matters of the School Department.
Board of Superintendents proceedings
Minutes of the meetings of the Board of Superintendents from 1907-1953.
Board of Superintendents publications
Board of Survey card file
Card file kept by Board of Survey for miscellaneous notes, miscellaneous calculations and Brighton notes.
Board of Trustees of Mt. Hope Cemetery proceedings
Includes minutes of the Board of Trustees of Mt. Hope Cemetery from 1865-1897. The first volume of the minutes which covered 1857-1865 is missing.
Board of Zoning Adjustment annual reports
Copies of annual reports submitted to the Secretary of the Commonwealth's Office for the years 1925, 1927-1931, 1936 and 1939. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.
Board of Zoning Adjustment decisions
Decisions on petitions presented to the Board of Zoning Adjustment. Includes petition, correspondence, hearing transcript, decision and maps.
Board of Zoning Adjustment proceedings
Minutes of the meetings of the Board of Zoning Adjustment.
Boston 200 publications
Publications produced by the Boston 200 Committee, which was created to organize the celebration of the Bicentennial of the United States in Boston. Includes an official guidebook, final report, the neighborhood history series and other publications.
Boston 200 records
Boston almanac and business directory
Boston Almshouse records
This collection contains one folder of records that appear to be receipts for people being admitted to the almshouse, a register of admitted persons from 1808, and a tax record for a W. Tileston Clark from the year 1782. The folder also contains a note that these papers were found in the corner of the attic of the Suffolk Court House in January of 1885.
- Photographs 105
- Minutes (Records) 45
- Annual reports 40
- Streets 39
- Correspondence 29
- Municipal government -- Massachusetts -- Boston 28
- Public buildings 28
- Public schools 27
- Yearbooks 27
- Licenses 25
- Finance, Public 24
- Public housing 24
- Municipal finance 22
- Municipal officials and employees 22
- Litigation 21
- Schools 21
- Housing authorities 20
- Mayors -- Massachusetts -- Boston 19
- Scrapbooks 19
- Boston (Mass.) -- Politics and Government 18 + ∧ less
- Boston Public Schools 106
- Boston (Mass.). City Clerk 73
- Boston (Mass.). City Council 49
- Boston (Mass.). Treasury Department 41
- Boston (Mass.). Law Department 40
- Boston (Mass.). Public Works Department 39
- Boston (Mass.). Office of the Mayor 36
- Boston (Mass.). Fire Department 31
- Boston (Mass.). Assessing Department 26
- Boston (Mass.). Auditing Department 23
- Boston Housing Authority 23
- Suffolk County (Mass.) 22
- Boston (Mass.). Licensing Board 20
- Boston (Mass.). Building Department 17
- Boston (Mass.). Election Department 16
- Boston (Mass.). School Committee 15
- Boston (Mass.). Inspectional Services Department 14
- Boston (Mass.). Police Department 13
- Boston (Mass.). Engineering Department 11
- Boston (Mass.). Parks and Recreation Department 10 + ∧ less