Nuisance Complaint

Nuisance Complaint From the Toledo, Ohio, Health Office, 1883

The nuisance complaint pictured above was issued by the health officer of Toledo, Ohio, on January 19, 1883, for filthy conditions. The interesting part of this citation appears on the obverse side of the order where the time spent on each action of the order and the corresponding fee is listed. The total violation amounted to $170.49. When adjusted for inflation, the violation would be $4,471.18 in 2021.


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