Westchester County

Consumer Protection

Record Group 29 - Consumer Protection

Westchester County Division of Weights and Measurements Condemned Seal. Click on picture for full view.

 Since the early ninteenth century, some form of consumer protection – beginning with the Sealer of Weights and Measures – has existed in Westchester County to ensure a fair and equitable marketplace for consumers. The records in this record group document not only their work but the times in which they operated.

 Weights and Measures Publicity Clippings, 1960-1990 (bulk 1973-1990)
Series 274

1.33 cubic feet; Chronological

Newspaper clippings detailing the activities of the Westchester County Department of Weights and Measures in their efforts to protect Westchester County consumers and covering general consumer subjects.