Suffolk County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value. Many archives are housed within libraries or even private businesses, and they may contain Suffolk County business records. These records can include charters and founding documents, meeting minutes, contracts, accounting records, Suffolk County business permits and licenses, and business policies. Some businesses run their own archives, or provide historical business records to an archive for preservation. Archives may provide online access to their business records.
Boston American Jewish Historical Archive Boston MA 101 Newbury Street 02116 617-226-1245
Boston Archive Boston MA 30 Millstone Road 02136 617-664-8679
Boston Archive Boston MA 220 William T Morrissey Boulevard 02125 617-727-2816
Boston Public Records Archive Boston MA 1 Ashburton Place 02108 617-727-2832
Boston Registry of Vital Records Archive Boston MA 150 Mount Vernon Street, 1 02108 617-740-2600
Boston WGBH Media Library & Archive Boston MA 1 Guest Street 02135
Dorchester State Records Archive Boston MA 220 William T Morrissey Boulevard 02125 617-727-2470
Revere Police Records Archive Revere MA 400 Revere Beach Parkway 02151 781-286-8330
West Roxbury City Clerk Archive Boston MA 201 Rivermoor Street 02132 617-635-1195
Suffolk County Clerk's Offices maintain public records for the Suffolk County or local government. As part of their responsibilities, Clerk's Offices also keep Suffolk County business records. These records can include Suffolk County business permits and licenses, business taxes, accounting records, public meeting minutes, and memoranda, as well as any complaints made about the business. Clerk's Offices in Suffolk County, MA may also have records on business ownership and the history of the business. Business records can be requested online through the Clerk's Office website.
Boston City Clerk Boston MA 1 City Hall Square, Rm 601 02201 617-635-4600
Chelsea Clerk Chelsea MA 500 Broadway, Ste 1 02150 617-466-4054
Massachusetts Clerk Boston MA 1 Pemberton Square 02108 617-557-1020
Revere Clerk Revere MA 281 Broadway 02151 781-286-8162
Suffolk County Clerk Boston MA 3 Pemberton Square 02108 617-788-8175
Suffolk County Consumer Affairs Departments are responsible for protecting consumers from fraud, unfair business practices, and injury from unsafe goods or services. As part of this job, Consumer Affairs Departments may provide public access to Suffolk County business records, including complaints against businesses, lawsuits against businesses, and investigation records. They may also issue certain Suffolk County business licenses and permits. Business records may be available on the Consumer Affairs Department website.
Boston Consumer Affairs Department Boston MA 1 City Hall Square 02201 617-635-4165
Revere Consumer Affairs Department Revere MA 281 Broadway 02151 781-286-8114