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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

City Council orders

 Series — Box 1
Identifier: 5060.006
Scope and Contents

City Council orders to the Board of Street Commissioners relative to laying out streets, extending streets and providing estimates.

Dates: circa 1871-1910

Public Improvement Commission orders

Identifier: 5060.008
Scope and Contents

Orders of the Public Improvement Commission (formerly Board of Street Commissioners) relating to the laying-out, alteration, opening, discontinuance and naming of streets.

Dates: 1870-1988

Public Improvement Commission proceedings

Identifier: 5060.001
Scope and Contents

Unindexed minutes of the Board of Street Commissioners for 1871, 1874, 1876, 1879, 1881, 1883-1884, 1901, 1905-1909 and 1911; and digital copies of Board of Street Commissioners minutes from 1871-1954 April 30 and Public Improvement Commission minutes from 1954 May 7-1986. The volumes for 1899-1900 are missing.

Dates: 1871-1986 with gaps

Public Improvement Commission proceedings

 Digital Collection
Identifier: 5060.001
Dates: 1871-1986

Record of business of Street Commission

 Item — Volume 1
Identifier: 5060.003
Scope and Contents

Log of business before the Street Commission relating to laying out of streets. Lists street, parties in interest, number of square feet taken, when taken, estimates, amount paid and notes.

Dates: 1889-1897

Record of grades

 Series — Volume 1
Identifier: 5070.002
Scope and Contents

Volume kept by the City Surveyor's Office of copies of orders of the Board of Street Commissioners to establish the grades of streets in Dorchester.

Dates: 1870-1879

Record of private ways approved

Identifier: 5060.002
Scope and Contents

Votes of Street Commissioners accepting private ways approved by the Mayor.

Dates: 1928-1947

Street Laying-Out Department annual reports

 Series — Publications PB 035
Identifier: 5060.005
Scope and Contents

Includes copies of annual reports of the Street Laying-Out Department for the years 1893-1898, 1900-1902, 1904-1908, 1910, 1912-1928, 1930-1934, 1936, 1938-1940, 1942-1943 and 1945-1951. Annual reports can also be found in the City Documents series.

Dates: 1892-1951 with gaps

Street notices

Identifier: 5060.004
Scope and Contents

Two volumes of printed public notices of the Board of Street Commissioners relating to laying out streets, land takings and schedules of assessments.

Dates: 1873-1876