Glass lantern slides taken by L.B. [Lewis Benjamin] Foote of the Greater Winnipeg Water District railway and passengers in St. Boniface. The Greater Winnipeg Water District hired Foote to take these photos.
Letter to Council. Sender: Hyslop & Ronald (Engine and Machine Works - Chatham, Ontario). Subject: steam fire engine (promotional letter regarding the fire fighting products they have for sale). Referred to: Committee on Fire and Water.
Letter to Council. Sender: Wilson Hyman and others. Subject: transfer of saloon license (petition by several citizens against the transfer of a saloon license for the Red Saloon to the brick building known as the “Drug Store” as there are already 3 saloons licensed in that area.). Referred to: laid on table.
Letter to Council. Sender: James Collins. Subject: application for position of Scavenger. Referred to: Committee on Works (cover sheet states referred to Board of Works). Action taken: confirmed March 23, 1874.
Letter to Council. Sender: L. R. Bentley . Subject: Lease of room for Council Chamber (advising the City that he will lease the room the Council is currently using as a Council Chamber, to them for a further year for a sum of $500.00 per annum). Referred to: Finance Committee. Action taken: offer accepted by the City at $450.00 per annum.
Letter to Council. Sender: George F. Ruffenstein . Subject: (advising the City that he is the agent for the sale of Babcock firefighting devices - extinguishers, fire engines etc.) (2 small brochures enclosed in his letter). Referred to: Committee on Fire and Water.