Appleton's Dictionary of Greater New York and Its Neighborhood ... (Google eBook)

Front Cover
D. Appleton & co., 1884 - New York (N.Y.)
0 Reviews
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Selected pages

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 229 - A tenement-house within the meaning of this title shall be taken to mean and include any house or building, or portion thereof, which is rented, leased, let or hired out, to be occupied, or is occupied as the home or residence of three families or more living independently of each other, and doing their cooking upon the premises, or by more than two families upon any floor, so living and cooking, but having a common right in the halls, stairways, yards, water-closets or privies, or some of them.
Page 121 - States are plaintiffs, or petitioners; or an alien is a party, or the suit is between a citizen of the state where the suit is brought, and a citizen of another state.
Page 121 - L. 78) declares, that the Circuit Courts of the United States shall have original cognizance, concurrent with the courts of the several States, of all suits of a civil nature at common law or in equity, where the matter in dispute exceeds, exclusive of...
Page 28 - Founded 1857. Under the charge of the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd.
Page 140 - State of New York; the American Seamen's Friend Society, in New York ; the New York Board of Underwriters ; the Marine Society of New York and the Society for promoting the Gospel among Seamen in the port of New York.
Page 229 - ... shall be taken to mean and include every house, building, or portion thereof, which is rented, leased, let or hired out to be occupied or is occupied as the home or residence of...
Page 240 - All persons who have been or are absentees from the United States for the purpose of aiding the rebellion. 8. All military or naval officers in the rebel service who were educated by the Government in the Military Academy at West Point, or at the United States Naval Academy. 9. All persons who held the pretended offices of Governors of the States in insurrection against the United States. 10. All...
Page 122 - Seventeenth. Of all suits brought by any alien for a tort only, in violation of the laws of nations or of a treaty of the United States.
Page 135 - to contribute to the diffusion of true science, and particularly the knowledge of the healing art.
Page 250 - AS SHE IS SPOKE: OR, A JEST IN SOBER EARNEST. Compiled from the celebrated " New Guide of Conversation in Portuguese and English.

Bibliographic information