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Beaumont, Texas, USA - 1916
Beaumont, a banking city, the capital of Jefferson co., Tex., on the Neches River, 30 miles from the Gulf of Mexico and 84 miles E. by N. of Houston, on the Texas and New Orleans and other railroads. It has saw-, shingle- and rice-mills, a foundry, oar-works, machine-shops, etc. It ships large quantities of lumber and has been boomed by the discovery of large oil-deposits. Pop. in 1890, 5680 ; in 1900, 9427.
Lippincotts New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher
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