Early Building Permits (MS040)
This collection contains building permits from the early 1890s to the 1940s. The permits specify the modification to be constructed, the cost, the builder, and frequently an architectural sketch or drawing of the proposed change.
- Alexandria (Va.). Office of City Engineer (Organization)
4.59 Linear Feet (11 boxes)
Biographical / Historical
Building permits were first issued in the city of Alexandria in 1891 by the city engineer's office.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of John Stevens and the Alexandria Archaeology Society.
- Early Building Permits Finding Aid
- Description rules