Dover, Delaware, USA - 1916
Dover, a banking post-town, the capital of the state of Delaware and of Kent co., is on Jones Creek and the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore R., 48 miles S. of Wilmington and nearly 7 miles W. of Delaware Bay. It is in a large peach-growing and farming district, and has fruit-, vegetable- and poultry-canning industries and various manufactures. The Wilmington Conference Academy and a state college for colored students are located here. Pop. in 1890, 3061 ; in 1900, 3329.
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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