Yearbook of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, Volumes 19-25

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Containing the names of the officers and of members, a brief history of the institute, an account of the work ... and a copy of laws relating specifically to the corporation ...

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Page 250 - 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. Given under my hand and the seal of office of the Secretary of State, at the city of Albany, this third day of May, in the year one thousand eight hundred and ninety-five.
Page 260 - And for the purpose of providing means therefor, it shall be the duty of the Comptroller of the City of New York, upon being authorized thereto by the Board of Estimate and Apportionment, and the Board of Aldermen of said city, to issue and to sell corporate stock of the City of New York in the manner now provided by law, aggregating the sum of one hundred and seventy-five thousand dollars.
Page 133 - Dr Porteus, late Bishop of London, in 1807 transferred stock to the amount of 1200; the interest of which is to be expended in the purchase of three gold medals, to be contended for...
Page 42 - The Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God as manifested in His Works," and that the balance of $5,000 shall be used in the support of a " School of Design " and in forming a Gallery of Fine Arts.
Page 245 - AN ACT to amend chapter five hundred and nine of the laws of eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, entitled "An act to provide for the establishment of a botanic garden and arboretum on park lands in the city of Brooklyn and for the care of the same.
Page 96 - The Director shall give as much of his time to the Institute and its interests as the Board of Trustees shall demand, and shall receive compensation therefor. The compensation shall be fixed each year by the Trustees. SEC.
Page 259 - Governor. Passed, three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows: SECTION 1. The Board of Estimate and Apportionment of the City of New York is hereby authorized in its discretion to...
Page 251 - The Greater New York charter, as re-enacted by chapter four hundred and sixty-six of the laws of nineteen hundred and one, is hereby amended by adding after section two hundred and twenty-one thereof a new section to be section two hundred and twenty-one-a, to read as follows: SEC.
Page 252 - Society, a further sum or sums, in its discretion, for the use of the said New York Zoological Society, provided, however, that the additional appropriation hereby authorized shall be made only in case an agreement is entered into between the said New York Zoological Society and the city of New York, acting by its board of estimate and apportionment for the adequate keeping, maintenance, extension, preservation and exhibition of the building and approaches thereto and...
Page 245 - Arboretum for the collection and culture of plants, flowers, shrubs and trees, the advancement of botanical science and knowledge, and the prosecution of original researches therein and in kindred subjects; for affording instruction in the same, and for the prosecution and exhibition of ornamental and decorative horticulture and gardening, and for the entertainment, recreation and instruction of the people.

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