Sentence Examples with the word tenement house

He was one of the founders of the Free Art League, of the International Copyright League, and of the Authors' Club; was chairman of the New York Tenement House Commission in 18 9 4; and was a prominent member of the National Institute of Arts and Letters, of the Council of the National Civil Service Reform League, and of the executive committee of the Citizens' Union of New York City.

The birthplace of Longfellow is now a tenement house at the corner of Fore and Hancock streets, near the Grand.