The Original Charter of Columbia College in the City of New York, October 31st, 1754: With the Acts of the Legislature, Altering and Amending the Same ; Or Relating to the College

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Hall, Clayton & Company, printers, 1836 - Universities and colleges - 38 pages

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Page 9 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 10 - The rector and inhabitants of the city of New- York, in communion of the Church of England, as by law established...
Page 9 - ... governors of the college of the province of New- York, in the city of New- York, in America...
Page 31 - ... and by that name shall have succession, and they and their successors shall and may forever thereafter by the same name be able and capable in law to sue and be sued, implead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 34 - And be it further enacted, That the said trustees, and their successors, shall have full power and authority to make all ordinances and by-laws which to them shall seem expedient for carrying into effect the designs of their institution; Provided always, That such ordinances or by-laws shall not make the religious tenets of any person a condition of admission to any privilege or office in the said college...
Page 31 - And that they and their successors may have a common seal, and may change and alter the same at their pleasure...
Page 31 - II. And be it further enacted, That the said trustees, and their successors, shall forever hereafter have full power and authority to direct and prescribe the course of study, and the discipline to be observed in the said college...
Page 32 - ... trustees, other or others in his or their places or stead as often as such vacancy shall happen ; and also to make and declare vacant the seat of any trustee who shall absent himself from five successive meetings of the board...
Page 37 - State in and to all that certain piece or parcel of land, with the appurtenances, situate in the ninth ward of the city of New York...
Page 16 - And we do further, of our especial grace, certain knowledge, and mere motion, for us, our heirs and successors, grant and ordain, that when and...

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