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Commissioner of Public Works correspondence files

 Collection
Identifier: 5000.001
Scope and Contents This collection includes the incoming and outgoing correspondence files of the Commissioner of the Public Works Department from 1961-2010. It includes the files of Commissioner James W. Haley (1961-1965), Commissioner John F. Flaherty (1965-1968), Commissioner Joseph F. Casazza (1968-2007), and Chief of Public Works and Transportation Dennis Royer (2006-2010) The files are arranged alphabetically by subject and include correspondence along with reports, publications, photographs and other...

Commissioner William Good records

 Series
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

 Series
Identifier: 5400.002

Commitments

 Series
Identifier: 2410.001
Scope and Contents Records documenting the collection of taxes for real estate, personal estate and polls. Usually lists name, amount of tax assessed and amount paid or abated.

Committee for Superintending the School for Mutual Instruction records

 Collection
Identifier: 0401.001
Scope and Contents note This collection consists of three series: Series I - Committee correspondence and reports; Series II - Reports on attendence and tokens; and Series III - Observation reports. Series I includes correspondence, votes, reports, and records of the business of the Committee. One significant item is a detailed description by William B. Fowle of his visit to the Free Schools in New York City. Series II includes the reports of the schoolmaster, William B. Fowle, which provided attendance statements,...

Committee of Correspondence, Inspection and Safety minutes [transcript]

 Item — Box: SB - 011, Folder: 9
Identifier: 0300.015
Scope and Contents Twentieth century transcription of minutes of the Boston Committee of Correspondence Inspection and Safety from 1776. The minutes from 1776 appear in the "List of Records in the Custody of the City Clerk's Department" published in 1899. However, the location of the original minutes is unknown at this time. This typewritten transcript appears to have been produced sometime in the twentieth century.

Committee on Accounts proceedings

 Series
Identifier: 2200.001
Scope and Contents note The ordinance passed August 2, 1824 establishing the position of Auditor of Accounts also established a joint committee of the City Council as part of a new system of accountability in the expenditures of the City. Includes the proceedings of the meetings of the Committee on Accounts.

Committee on Building a New Courthouse records

 Series — Box: SB - 008, Folder: 6-7
Identifier: 0140.028
Scope and Contents Committee correspondence, reports and papers concerning the construction of a new Courthouse. Includes correspondence from Architect Alexander Parris.

Committee on Finance reports

 Series — Publications: PB 002
Identifier: 1000.002

Committee on Licenses proceedings

 Series
Identifier: 5420.001
Scope and Contents note Minutes and hearing lists of the meetings of the Public Safety Commission, Committee on Licenses.

Committee on Licenses records

 Series
Identifier: 5420.003
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous records of the Committee on Licenses. Includes hearing transcripts, correspondence, lists and applications for used car dealerships, revocations and applications for open air parking space licenses. This collection is unprocessed.

Committee on Public Lands agreements and records

 Collection
Identifier: 0140.015

Committee on Sale of Lands near Court Street (County Lands) records

 Series — Box: SB - 008, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 0300.023
Scope and Contents Appointed by the Court of Common Pleas, the Committee was responsible for the sale at public auction of all lands with appurtenances lying between the County Courthouse and Court Street. Includes correspondence, deeds, etc.

Committee on Streets records

 Series
Identifier: 0140.034

Committee on Urban Renewal records

 Series
Identifier: 0140.030
Scope and Contents Urban renewal plans and applications referred to the City Council Committee on Urban Renewal. Includes Government Center, West End, Charlestown, Campus High, Downtown-Waterfront-Faneuil Hall, Central Business District and others.

Committee on Water records

 Series
Identifier: 0140.036

Common Council badge

 Item — Box: Artifact Box 1
Identifier: 0100.011
Scope and Contents note Badges were issued to members of the Common Council. Includes badge of Lyman H. Bigelow who served on the Common Council in 1884.

Common Victuallers licenses (cancelled)

 Series
Identifier: 8400.007

Complaint register

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: 0200.003
Scope and Contents Register recording complaints made to the Mayor's Office from 1885-1888. Includes date, name of person, complaint and disposition.

Complaints against dogs

 Series — Box: SB - 016
Identifier: 0301.030
Scope and Contents Complaints against dangerous dogs filed with the City Clerk's Office.

Concerts on the Common files

 Collection
Identifier: 0700.021

Consent decree files of the court-appointed master

 Series
Identifier: 9000.010
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. As the result of a suit brought against BHA in the Housing Court of the City of Boston, the court in 1975 appointed a master to oversee BHA's management. Consent decree files of the court-appointed master were created and maintained by the master in carrying out...

Contract and lease index

 Series
Identifier: 2200.015
Scope and Contents note Index to contracts, 1865-1895 and leases, 1865-1904. Contracts section lists contractors, object and date completed.

Contracts

 Series
Identifier: 2200.014
Scope and Contents Includes select contracts retained for historical purposes. Includes contracts for school buildings, public works and other significant projects.

Contracts and leases

 Collection
Identifier: 0301.012
Scope and Contents note The City Contracts collection consists of records from 1852-1869, with the bulk of materials from 1862-1869. There is a small amount of leases for apartment buldings, but the majority of the records deal with either the construction of public buildings or the maintenance of Boston. There are numerous contracts for New City Hall, City Hospital, Public Garden, and school houses. These have been grouped together into a subseries for each prospective year (i.e., records for school houses in 1862...

Contracts and specifications

 Series
Identifier: 0430.002
Scope and Contents note This series consists of a set of bound volumes of contracts and specifications for school buildings, 1902-1938 with gaps. The set is numbered volumes I-XVLI. Volumes VI, VII and X are missing.

Copley High School yearbook

 Item — Publications: 1
Identifier: 0420.078
Scope and Contents Yearbook for Copley High School from 1980.

Correspondence files of the court-appointed master

 Series
Identifier: 9000.012
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. As the result of a suit brought against BHA in the Housing Court of the City of Boston, the court in 1975 appointed a master to oversee BHA's management. Correspondence files of the court-appointed master were created and maintained as a result of orders issued...