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Back Bay (Boston, Mass.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Boston Streets Construction Projects Collection

 Collection — MS 3844
Call Number: MS 3844
Scope and Contents This collection contains twenty-one letters written by residents of four Boston neighborhoods -- Back Bay, Chinatown, Dorchester and the South End -- to city officials between 1853-1870 that document requests for small-scale improvements and street maintenance projects such as the raising of houses and sidewalks, the laying of new sidewalk and street paving. Other letters document offers to sell land or materials to the City for development and complaints over damages incurred as a result of...
Dates: 1853-1870; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2008