Laws Respecting the Central Park, and Other Works Under the Control of the Department of Public Parks

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New York Print. Company, 1870 - Central Park (New York, N.Y.) - 231 pages

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Page 226 - An act to amend chapter 755 of the laws of 1873, entitled "An act supplemental to the act entitled 'An act to reorganize the local government of the city of New York...
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