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City of Toronto Municipal Handbook
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- City of Toronto
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1 book : 8.5 cm x 14 cm ; paper, leather-like, navy blue cover with an embossed title and crest of Toronto ; gold gilding on paper edges ; 197 pages including index
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This handbook is a reference book with historical, political, judicial, and general information on the City. Briefly, it includes a list of Toronto mayors from the first in 1834, William Lyon Mackenzie to William Stewart in 1931 ; photographs of the City's executive ; City department budgets ; election results ; fire department stations ; business license fees ; tariffs for taxicabs and livery cabs ; motor vehicle information ; statistics and general information, and much more.
J.W. Somers, City Clerk, signed his name across the tile page.
The cover has separated from the binding ; a few front pages are separating. Insects have eaten a swath across a couple of back pages.
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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.
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Due to fragility of the item, reproduction is closed.