Summary Information
Title: Allegheny County Board of Assessment and Revision of Taxes Records
Collection Number: AIS.1982.09
Creator: Allegheny County (Pa.). Board of Assessment and Revision of Taxes.

Collection Dates: 1883-1892
Extent: 1.0 microfilm reel (1090 frames)

Language: English

Abstract:
This collection contains real property and assessment books for Homestead and Mifflin Township Pa., 1883-1892. Each volume includes name of owner, occupation and description of property, valuations (real, personal, occupation, total), and taxes (county, state, poor).
Publisher:

ULS Archives Service Center
University of Pittsburgh Library System
7500 Thomas Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA, 15260
412-648-3232
archives-ref@mail.pitt.edu
Date Published:

January 1983
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Katie Kirwan. Revisions occurred to the finding aid as a part of the encoding process on September 2003.
Revision Description:
July 1, 2006:
Converted from EAD Version 1.0 to EAD Version 2002

Collection Scope and Content Notes

This collection contains real property and assessment books for Homestead and Mifflin Township Pa. Each volume includes name of owner, occupation and description of property, valuations (real, personal, occupation, total), and taxes (county, state, poor). Taxpayers are listed alphabetically with real property owners appearing first and lists occupation taxpayers posted in a second alphabetical sequence. Taxes paid by commercial concerns are sometimes listed in the normal alphabetical sequence and sometimes listed after "Z" under "Corporations". A recapitulation of taxes collected can be found at the end of each volume.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • County government -- Pennsylvania
  • County government -- Taxation
  • Personal property -- Pennsylvania
  • Poor -- Pennsylvania
  • Real property -- Pennsylvania
  • Real property tax -- Pennsylvania
  • Tax assessment -- Pennsylvania -- Allegheny County
  • Tax assessment -- Pennsylvania -- Homestead
  • Tax assessment -- Pennsylvania -- Juniata County
  • Tax assessment -- Pennsylvania -- Mifflin
  • Tax assessment -- Pennsylvania -- Patterson
  • Tax collection -- Pennsylvania
  • Taxation -- Pennsylvania
  • Taxation of personal property -- Pennsylvania -- Allegheny County

Corporate Names
  • Allegheny County (Pa.). Board of Assessment and Revision of Taxes.

Genres/Forms
  • County government records

Category
  • Government

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information:

These records microfilmed by the Archives of Industrial Society, with permission, on May 24, 1982.

Preferred Citation:

Allegheny County Board of Assessment and Revision of Taxes Records, 1883-1892, AIS.1982.09, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Previous Citation:

This collection has been previously cited as: Allegheny County (Pa.) Board of Assessment and Revision of Taxes, Records, AIS Micro 82:09, Archives of Industrial Society, University of Pittsburgh Libraries, University of Pittsburgh.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Katie Kirwan in January 1983.

Processing Information:

Revision and rearrangement for the encoded version of the finding aid provided by Dan Horvath in September 2003. Information about the collection title and the controlled access terms was extracted from the MARC record in the University of Pittsburgh catalog Voyager ID number: 1364426

Copyright:

Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Pittsburgh as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Location of Original Documents:

Original records in possession of the Allegheny County Board of Assessment and Revision of Taxes.


Collection Inventory

Series I. Real Property and Assessment Books - Homestead, Pa.


Microfilm-cabinet 3
Drawer 1
Reel 1 Volume 1, 1883-1885
Reel 1 Volume 2, 1887
Reel 1 Volume 3 (Wards 1-2), 1890
Reel 1 Volume 4 (Wards 1-3), 1892

Series II. Real Property and Assessment Books - Mifflin Township, Pa.

Reel 1 Volume 1, 1883
Reel 1 Volume 2, 1889
Reel 1 Volume 3, 1890