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Collection Summary
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Related Collections
Container List
I. Town management records
II. Tax records
III. Civil War records

Town of St. Johnsbury records

Collection Inventory

I. Town management records     2 linear feet (3 boxes)

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically

Primarily financial records relating to maintenance and development expenses incurred by the Town of St. Johnsbury. Includes bonds given by town officer’s for proper performances of duties; bills and correspondence relating to the village water works and sprinkler system; lamplighter’s bills; bills relating to the police department and its founding; materials relating to the courthouse, local cemeteries, and the hearse maintained by the Town; and general expense records. Also included are St. Johnsbury Trustees’ minutes regarding water and the police department, Infantryormation on South Congregational Church pew rents, liquor bills, and a ledger documenting entries to the Caledonia County Fair.

Box Folder

Bonds (21 folders)   1800-1868, n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 1-21

Caledonia County fair ledger   1913-1920 

Box 1 Folder 22

Cemeteries   1806-1855 

Box 1 Folder 23

Contract for force pump   12/31/1870 

Box 3 unfoldered

Contract with Vergennes Machine Co. for water pump   2/28/1876 

Box 3 unfoldered

Courthouse drawing (with notes)   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 24

General town expenses (2 folders)   1876-1877 

Box 1 Folder 25A-25B

Hearse bills   1859-1879 

Box 1 Folder 26

Lamp advertisement   1876 

Box 1 Folder 27

Lamplighter bills (5 folders)   1865-1879 

Box 1 Folder 28-32

Letters and receipts re: registered bonds   1875-1878 

Box 1 Folder 33

Liquor bills (with notes)   1853-1868 

Box 1 Folder 34

List of residents and water bills (2 volumes)   n.d. 

Box 3 unfoldered

Payments to Luke Buzzell   4/11/1876 

Box 3 unfoldered

Payments to Luke Buzzell   10/16/1876 

Box 3 unfoldered

Pew rents, South Congregational Church   7/1/1863 

Box 1 Folder 35

Police bills (5 folders)   1857-1879 

Box 1 Folder 36-40

Receipts for management of town parks   1857-1873 

Box 1 Folder 41

Residents names and addresses   ca. 1890's 

Box 1 Folder 42

St. Johnsbury Trustees' minutes - Police department   1856-1859 

Box 1 Folder 43

St. Johnsbury Trustees' minutes - Water   1876 

Box 1 Folder 44

Selectmen's accounts   1790-1834 

Box 2 Folder 1

Selectmen's accounts   1819-1849 

Box 2 Folder 2

Street sprinkler memoranda (with notes)   1880 

Box 1 Folder 45

Street sprinkler petition   1879 

Box 1 Folder 46

Unidentified Town records   ca. 1894 

Box 3 unfoldered

Water expenses, agreements   1871-1878 

Box 1 Folder 47

Water rents   1/1/1885 

Box 3 unfoldered

Water works (9 folders)   1870-1880 

Box 1 Folder 48-56

Water works and sewers (2 folders)   1873-1877 

Box 1 Folder 57-58

Water works, correspondence   1875-1879 

Box 1 Folder 59

Water works, ditching   1876 

Box 1 Folder 60

Water works, expenses   1876 

Box 1 Folder 61

Water works, piping   1876-1877 

Box 1 Folder 62-63

Water works, pump house   1876-1877 

Box 1 Folder 64

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