Sentence Examples

  • It was chartered as a city in 1898.
  • In 1888 Charlottesville was chartered as a city administratively independent of the county.
  • It is clear from Chicheley's position in the list, with eleven fellows and eight scholars, or probationerfellows, below him, that this entry does not mark his first appearance in the college, which had been going on since 1375 at least, and was chartered in 1379.
  • Mount Clemens was settled in 1802, was incorporated as a village in 1837, and was chartered as a city in 1879.
  • In 1871 Joplin was laid out and incorporated as a town; in 1872 it and a rival town on the other side of Joplin creek were united under the name Union City; in 1873 Union City was chartered as a ctiy under the name Joplin; and in 1888 Joplin was chartered as a city of the third class.

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