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Boston Women's Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: 9704.001
Scope and Contents

Includes projects files, photographs, files on Women's Memorial, publications, etc. This collection is unprocessed.

Dates: circa 1990s-2014

Boston Zoning Code and Enabling Act

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: 0301.045
Dates: 1997 as amended to 2003

Bowditch School photograph

 Item — Box: SB - 003
Identifier: 0420.017
Scope and Contents

Photograph of Class of 1909.

Dates: 1909

Brandeis Vocational High School administrative records

 Series
Identifier: 0420.018
Scope and Contents

Includes reports, teacher assignments, diploma returns and attendance records.

Dates: 1939-1953

Brattle Street Church records

 Series — Box: SB - 017, Folder: 3-5
Identifier: 0301.050
Scope and Contents

Includes miscellaneous correspondence, etc. of the Brattle Street Church. Includes a diagram of pews with names of owners.

Dates: 1832-1858

Bridge and Ferry Division photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5010.004
Scope and Contents

Photographs and negatives of bridges and ferries. Subjects include views of City bridge, ferry, and pier facilities before, during, and after repairs, views of fire boats and ferry boats moored at these facilities, and views of motor vehicles involved in accidents damaging these facilities.

Dates: circa 1926-1947, 1971-1977

Bridge and Ferry Division plans

 Collection
Identifier: 5010.001
Scope and Contents Obsolete and superseded architectural and engineering drawings of the Bridge and Ferry Division for the following facilities: public ways such as bridges, streets, tunnels, navigable water bodies, ferries and ferry facilities, and miscellaneous city facilities such as cemeteries, garages, piers, sewage and rubbish facilities, parks and other open spaces, monuments, development plans, bulkheads, hospitals, penal facilities, MBTA facilities and vehicles, schools, bathhouses, Harbor islands,...
Dates: circa 1849-1959

Bridge and Ferry Division records

 Collection
Identifier: 5010.006
Scope and Contents

Subject files and miscellaneous records documenting the work of the Bridge and Ferry Division of the Public Works Department. Also includes a sampling of log books for three bridges.

Dates: circa 1910-1975

Bridge history cards

 Series
Identifier: 5010.003
Scope and Contents note

Constitutes a historical summary of each structure at the time compiled, with the earliest and latest construction work being 1839-1922. Composed on 5"x8" cards and alphabetically arranged by geographic name, usually a street or water body associated with the structure. Base information was derived from research done in the City Documents and City Council Minutes, and annotated as alterations and repairs were made.

Dates: circa 1900-1922

Bridge survey reports

 Series
Identifier: 5010.002
Scope and Contents note

Bridge inspection reports completed as part of a Federal Emergency Relief project in 1935.

Dates: 1935

Briefs, etc.

 Series
Identifier: 0700.019
Dates: circa 1910-1976

Brighton High School records

 Series
Identifier: 0420.019
Scope and Contents

Includes yearbooks for 1938, 1944, 1950, 1954-1956, 1960, 1970-1974, 1977-1979, 1982, 1984-1985, 1987-1988; school newsletter "Towers" from 1961; two diplomas from the class of 1915; and a framed copy print of the class of 1921.

Dates: 1915-1988

Brighton Main Streets website

 Collection
Identifier: 7660.002
Dates: 2016-2019

Budget Department photographs

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2300.002
Scope and Contents

Photographs of city buildings, capital projects, etc. used in budget reports.

Dates: Circa 1980s-2000

Budget Department reports and publications

 Series
Identifier: 2300.001
Scope and Contents

Includes copies of annual budget recommendations, operating budgets and other reports.

Dates: 1915-1994 with gaps

Builder license applications

 Series
Identifier: 5480.001
Scope and Contents

The license allows a person to perform certain types of construction work in the City. In most cases, it's illegal to perform certain types of construction work without a license. Includes applications for license and registration from circa 1940-1990 arranged alphabetically by last name.

Dates: circa 1940-1990

Building Codes

 Series
Identifier: 5410.006
Scope and Contents

Printed volumes of legislation relating to buildings for the years 1886, 1887, 1892, 1895, 1901, 1915, 1921, 1944, 1954, 1962, 1964 and 1970.

Dates: 1886-1970

Building Commissioner correspondence

 Series
Identifier: 5410.013
Scope and Contents note

Includes incoming and outgoing correspondence of the Building Commissioner and Assistant Commissioner. This collection is unprocessed.

Dates: 1969-1975

Building Commissioner subject files

 Series
Identifier: 5410.007
Scope and Contents

Subject files of the Building Commissioner. Includes correspondence, reports, plans, etc.

Dates: circa 1958-1985

Building Commissioner's Bulletin

 Series
Identifier: 5410.008
Scope and Contents note

Building Commissioner's Bulletins relating to approvals for use of new building products. Includes bulletins #101-#184.

Dates: 1962-1972

Building Department annual reports

 Series
Identifier: 5410.014
Scope and Contents

Annual report of the Building Department from 1939.

Dates: 1939-1956 with gaps

Building Inspector reports

 Series
Identifier: 5410.016
Dates: 1879-1903 with gaps

Building permit files (Microfilmed jackets)

 Series
Identifier: 5410.015
Dates: circa 1900-1980

Building permit plans

 Series
Identifier: 5410.004
Scope and Contents The Building permit plans series includes building plans that were submitted to the Inspectional Services Department (formerly the Building Department) for approval by the Building Inspector. Building plans and plot plans are required to be submitted with the long-form permit application which is used for new construction and updates to existing buildings. The Building Inspector reviews the plans prior to the issuance of the building permit. This series includes plans submitted in paper...
Dates: circa 1883-1995; Majority of material found in 1902-1995

Burial permits

 Series
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.

Dates: 1988-2012

Business certificate filings

 Series
Identifier: 0301.001
Scope and Contents note This series includes records of business certificate filings from 1907-2013. It is divided into two sub series: Indexes and Certificates. The indexes from 1907-1979 are in bound volumes. The indexes for 1980-1982 and 1983 are in card file drawers. The index covering 1984-1994 is stored in four binders and the indexes for 1995-2010 are in single volumes. The index includes date of filing, name of business, name of owner, address of business and address of owner. The indexes to the business...
Dates: 1907-2015

Cable Television files

 Series
Identifier: 0700.016
Dates: circa 1972-1982

Cablevision plans

 Series
Identifier: 5000.006
Scope and Contents note

This series of plans for the Public Works Department illustrate where underground cable lines where laid in the early 1980s by Cablevision of Boston. Arrangement is by neighborhood and street.

Dates: 1983-1984

Campaign expense returns

 Series
Identifier: 0301.021
Scope and Contents

Includes returns of expenses filed by candidates at State and Municipal Elections and returns of expenses filed by treasurers of Political Committees.

Dates: 1905-1912