Annual Report of the Board of Commissioners of the Central Park, Volume 5, Parts 1862-1864 (Google eBook)
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Page 208 - This Act shall take effect immediately. STATE OF NEW YORK, OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE. I have compared the preceding with the original law on file in this office, and do hereby certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom, and of the whole of said original law.
Page 126 - And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it : for the glory of God did lighten it, and the Lamb is the light thereof.
Page 73 - It might have been added to that case, that the right was transferred from the land to the money received for the land by the husband, if the wife survived him.
Page 49 - Having seen the strange and wonderful dexterity of the sliders on the new canal in St. James's Park, performed before their Majesties by divers gentlemen and others with skates, after the manner of the Hollanders...
Page 203 - AN ACT To amend an Act entitled " An Act to alter the Map or Plan of the City of New York" passed April ffteen, eighteen hundred and fifty-nine.
Page 49 - To the Duke, and followed him into the Park, where though the ice was broken and dangerous, yet he would go slide upon his scales, which I did not like, but he slides very well.
Page 49 - To my Lord Sandwich's, to Mr. Moore ; and then over the Parke, where I first in my life, it being a great frost, did see people sliding with their skeates,' which is a very pretty art, to Mr.
Page 225 - Bronx in said city, in the office of the register of the city and county of New York.