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Definition of the noun tappan
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- United States abolitionist (1786-1865)
- Tappan is a hamlet and census-designated place in the town of Orangetown, Rockland County, New York, United States. It is located north of Old Tappan, New Jersey, east of Nauraushaun and Pearl River, south of Blauvelt, and west of Palisades and Sparkill. The population was 6,613 at the 2010 census.
- Tappan a.k.a. Tappan, West Virginia: Tappan is an unincorporated community in Taylor County, West Virginia.
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There are other places with in their name, like Tappan Zee, Tappan Zee Bridge, Tappan Zee High School, Northern Valley Regional High School at Old Tappan.
Tappan appliances was founded by W.J. Tappan as the Ohio Valley Foundry Company in Bellaire, Ohio in 1881 selling cast-iron stoves door-to-door. The company relocated to Mansfield, Ohio in 1889 and was renamed the Eclipse Stove Company before being renamed the Tappan Stove Company. In 1950, Tappan acquired the Los Angeles-based O'Keefe & Merritt Stove Company and used the O'Keefe & Merritt name in the western United States from then until the late 1980s.
- Tappan is a fictional character from the 1997 film Amistad.
- Tappan is a fictional character from the 2009 film Billy Was a Deaf Kid.
Tappan is a family name.
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The New-Yorker (1838)
by Horace Greeley, Park Benjamin
BENJAMiN TAPPAN is the man upon whom the mantle of Senator Morris has descended. The vote stood—...
Journal of Education (1922)
Miss Tappan is the master American in the art of giving as general a view of recent American achievement as possible without making a book of unwieldy size. Invention, discovery and exploration, art, music, philanthropy, kindness to animals, ...
The Hudson River Guidebook (1996)
by Arthur G. Adams
The name Tappan Zee is derived as follows: Tappan is the Indian word for "cold springs" and zee is Dutch for "sea," a term they freely gave to any large body of water. Some Mohegan Indians dwelt on the eastern shore, but the western was ...
by Stephen L. Vaughn
WyattBrown, Bertram, “Arthur Tappan and Lewis Tappan.” In American National Biography, vol. 21. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. ——. Lewis Tappanand the EvangelicalWar Against Slavery. Cleveland: CaseWestern Reserve ...
by Junius P. Rodriguez
D'Aniello and Gina Misiroglu See also: Free Soil Party; Tappan, Arthur ; Tappan, Lewis. Further Reading Feller, Daniel. ®Benjamin Tappan: The Making of a Democrat. ̄ In The Pursuit of Public Power: Political Culture in Ohio ...
by Henry Warner Bowden
TAPPAN, LEWIS ident of Lane Seminary with promises of financial aid, but after 1834 that income was concentrated more...
New Jersey Encyclopedia (2008)
by Jennifer Herman
Old Tappan and De Wolf Rds., Old Tappan Historic ...
by Lawrence M. Salinger
Tappan over whether white-collar crime was in fact a crime, since many of the crimes discussed by Sutherland were not prosecuted in criminal courts. As existing criminological theories were based upon biased data, Sutherland ...
by David H. Stam
Foremost of the decisions the newly elected board of regents made was to appoint Henry Tappan as the university«s first president. A man of strong will and impeccable character, President Tappan believed passionately in the pursuit of ...
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Scrabble value of T1A1P3P3A1N1
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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