City Council minutes

Brooklyn Historical Society holds a series of bound volumes of the Proceedings of the Board of Aldermen of the City of Brooklyn, dating from 1854 to 1897. The series also contains related documents such as City Charters and Ordinances (1840, 1850, 1854, 1857, 1865, 1873, 1888-1889, 1895), Corporation and Common Council manuals (1855-1869), Kings County Supervisors minutes (1872, 1877, 1884-1886, 1889, 1893-1895), Building and Health laws (1870, 1881, 1887, 1895), and Park laws (1887).