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Guide to the Board of Supervisors of Kings County collection ARC.049

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Collection processed by Patricia Glowinski

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on November 26, 2018
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kings County (N.Y.). Board of Supervisors
Title: Board of Supervisors of Kings County collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1835-1857
Dates: 1894
Abstract: The Board of Supervisors of Kings County was the legislative body governing Kings County, New York. Taxes, bonds, and other county related laws were passed by the Board of Supervisors so long as the laws did not conflict with state or federal laws. A board member was elected from each ward in Kings County and an elected supervisor-at-large presided over the board. The Board of Supervisors of Kings County collection includes a tax ledger, 1835-1836 and a minute book, 1857.
Quantity: 0.2 Linear Feet in two folders and one oversize folder.
Text [Box]: A0132
Text [Oversize]: Box OS-22
Call Phrase: ARC.049
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.