Tappan

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Tappan United States abolitionist (1786-1865)
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Usage

In literature:

Tappan, Abraham B., candidate prison insp., 1861, iii.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
Tappan, Lewis, his house sacked, III.
"History of the United States, Volume 6 (of 6)" by E. Benjamin Andrews
Boston: Tappan & Whittenmore.
"The International Magazine, Volume 2, No. 3, February, 1851" by Various
Edward Beecher, Lewis Tappan, Esq., John Tappan, Esq., Hon.
"Cotton is King and The Pro-Slavery Arguments" by Various
The Little Book of the War, Eva March Tappan.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
Tappan Wentworth was the son of Isaac Wentworth, of Dover, N. H., and was born there February 24, 1802, and died in Lowell, June 12, 1875.
"The History of Dartmouth College" by Baxter Perry Smith
SCENE, the Village of Tappan, Encampment, and adjoining Country.
"André" by William Dunlap
In the evening of the day when Fort Sumter was fired upon, the students marched in a body to the house of Chancellor Tappan and called him out.
"Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman" by J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
It seemed to take a great while to pass that bay and Tappan Sea.
"The House in Town" by Susan Warner
Lewis Tappan refers to them in the biography previously referred to.
"The Early Negro Convention Movement" by John W. Cromwell
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In news:

Rebuilding the Tappan Zee Bridge.
14 toll expected for NY's new Tappan Zee Bridge.
Tappan Zee Bridge being mulled as walkway.
New York to seek $2B loan for new Tappan Zee.
Tappan Zee Bridge closing at 4 p.m. By Justin Mason (Contact) Gazette Reporter.
State officials announced they will close down the Tappan Zee Bridge to all traffic at 4 pm due to weather conditions from Hurricane Sandy.
In a radio interview today with Susan Arbetter of The Capitol Report, the governor said he's decided to back a total Tappan Zee rebuild because the state will get more for its money.
On Oct 17, Tappan Zee Elementary held a school spirit/face painting day.
As Kamrin Angel walked home from Tappan Elementary School in Ravenna Tuesday, the 4th grader found himself sad about what the next school year would bring.
Chris Ward Could Rebuild Cuomo's Cherished Tappan Zee.
Having words with Bob Campbell President, Tappan Street Restaurant Group.
New York to Seek $2 Billion Loan to Replace Tappan Zee Bridge.
Cuomo Gets Deal With Unions to Save $452 Million on Tappan Zee.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo struck a deal with unions to save $452 million on the construction of a new $5.2 billion Tappan Zee Bridge over the Hudson River.
Will the new Tappan Zee get built before the old one falls down.
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