Dover, Delaware, USA - 1895 - Dover
Dover, the capital of the state of Delaware, and of Kent co, is on Jones Creek, and on the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad, 48 miles S. of Wilmington, and nearly 7 miles W. of Delaware Bay. It contains a state-house, 9 churches, a national bank, a state bank, an academy, several hotels, 2 canning-factories, and manufactures of hosiery, ice, machinery, &c., water- and gas-works, and 4 newspaper offices. Pop. in 1890, 3061.
Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott
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