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- Textual record
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Dates of creation area
1902 - 1998 (Creation)
Physical description area
10 m of textual records
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Scope and content
This series consists of building, sewer, and plumbing permit ledgers for the City of Edmonton from 1902-1976, and 1996-1998, as well as aggregates of building permits issued based on type of building between 1947 and 1973. The City requires a building permit be issued prior to the beginning of construction of any project. The ledgers contain information regarding these permits and the prices paid to attain them.
Immediate source of acquisition
This material was transferred to the City of Edmonton Archives by the City Architect and Building Inspector's Department and the Planning and Development Department between 1969 and 2009.
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Availability of other formats
Building permits between 1905 and 1961 have been microfilmed. Copies are available in the microfilm area of the reference room.
- 1905-1927 see film reel 88
- 1927-1943 see film reel 89
- 1944-1946 see film reel 91
- 1946-1947 see film reel 92
- 1948-1950 see film reel 90
- 1950-1952 see film reel 91
- 1953 see film reel 111
- 1954 see film reel 170
- 1955 see film reel 287
- 1956 see film reel 376 and 377
- 1957 see film reel 423
- 1958 see film reel 525 and 526
- 1959 see film reel 526 and 639
- 1960 see film reel 820
- 1961 see film reel 951
Restrictions on access
There are no restrictions on access.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright may apply.
Reproduction restrictions may apply.
File list available online.
Further accruals are expected.
Accession numbers: A69-38, A92-110, A98-180, A2009-53
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