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Guide to the Eau Claire County (Wis.). Clerk: Audit Reports, 1928- 1982

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Title: Eau Claire County (Wis.). Clerk: Audit Reports

Inclusive Dates: 1928-1982

Creator: Eau Claire County (Wis.). Clerk

Call Number: Eau Claire Series 126

Quantity: 2.4 c.f. (6 archives boxes)

Repository: Housed at the Area Research Center, William D. McIntyre Library, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; owned by the Wisconsin Historical Society, Library-Archives Division

Archival Locations: UW-Eau Claire McIntyre Library / Eau Claire Area Research Ctr.

Abstract: Audit reports and supporting papers submitted to the Board of Supervisors by public accountants employed by the Board to make the annual audit. Each report contains a statement by the auditor on the condition of the financial records of the county in general, commission or institution, and any errors that were found; and summary financial statements showing the receipts, disbursements, and various funds for the year.

Language: English

Search Terms/Subject Terms

o Eau Claire County (Wis.)—Appropriations and expenditures

Scope and Content Note

The audit reports consist of four series. COUNTY-WIDE AUDITS, 1932-1969, cover the county in general and the main departments. Departments included vary over time but usually include the Clerk of Circuit Court, Clerk of County Court, and often include Sheriff, Register in Probate, District Attorney and the Probation Officer. Reports are arranged chronologically and each one covers the calendar year.

More detailed reports of the County Hospital, Mount Washington Sanatorium, the County Home, and County Highway Commission were submitted separately. Through the 1950's reports of these various HEALTH AND WELFARE INSTITUTIONS were submitted in one report. Only a few years of these comprehensive reports survive. This series also contains reports of the Mount Washington Home, 1960-1976. Note that in the early 1960's the Home underwent several name changes: from the Mount Washington Sanatorium to the Eau Claire Home for the Aged to the Mount Washington Home; nonetheless it was the same institution. All health and welfare institutions were audited according to the Fiscal Year (FY), July 1-June 30.

COUNTY HIGHWAY COMMISSION-Report on the Examination of Financial Statements with Supplementary Data, are present for the calendar years, 1928-1930, 1948-1961, 1963-1977; 1981-1982. Included in this sub-series is a list of names and expenses for Committee Meetings, 1939-1941.

MISCELLANEOUS REPORTS, 1937-1976, consist of financial statements, analysis, and statistical reports of various departments and funds. Reports are arranged alphabetically by title.

Contents List

Series: County-Wide Audits, 1932- 1969
Box 1 1932-1946
Box 2 1947-1958
Box 3 1959-1965
Box 4 1966-1969
Series: Health and Welfare Institutions, 1935-1976
Box 4 All institutions, FY 1935-36, 1949-50, 1950-51
Mount Washington Home
Box 4 1960-61 through 1972-73
Box 5 1973-74 through 1975-76
Series: [County] Highway Commission, 1928-1982
Box 5 Summary of Committee Meetings, 1939-1941
Reports on the Examination of Financial Statements with Supplementary Data
Box 6 1928-1964
Box 5 1964-1982
Series: Miscellaneous Reports, 1937- 1976
Area Agency on Aging District VI, Inc. Financial Statements as of June 30, 1975 Together with Auditor's Report
Box 5 Area Agency on Aging District VI, Inc. Financial Statements as of June 30, 1976 Together with Auditor's Report
Box 5 Child Welfare Department Eau Claire County Report of Examination, January 1, 1945-December 31, 1945
Eau Claire County
Box 5 Analysis of Funds by Appropriation October 31, 1938
Box 5 Insurance, December 31, 1938
Box 5 Special Statistical Report, as at December 31, 1937
Box 5 Statement of Financial Condition, October 31, 1938
Box 5 Statement of Funds, October 31, 1938
Box 5 Industrial Commission Unemployment Compensation Department Madison, Wisconsin Report on Examination of Payroll Records of County of Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, January 1, 1939-December 1941
Unemployment Insurance
Box 5 Report to Legislative Committee
Box 5 Report to Special Committee, February 21, 1938

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