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January 2005

Charges for Street Cleaning and Repair, July 21, 1877

Cleaning Duke Street and pumps
This document is taken from Manuscript Box 19G, Auditor -- Superintendent of Police -- Street Cleaning Accounts. According to the finding aid, the 64 boxes associated with this collection (#19A - 19OOO, 19.1A-LLL, 19.2A-P) "contain reports, correspondence, account books, minutes, warrants, court orders, vouchers, bills to be paid and to be collected, some printed matter, stocks and bonds, petitions, election returns .... dating from 1785 to 1983, predominately 1825-1875. Topics include the city auditor and the city treasurer records of receipts and expenditures for many city functions -- the poor house, the police, employee pay records, etc."
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