Helsingfors

Helsingfors, a strongly fortified seaport and capital of Finland, is in a commanding position placed on a rocky peninsula in the Gulf of Finland, 191 m. W. of St. Petersburg; the numerous islands and islets at the entrance of the harbour are strongly fortified; the town is handsomely laid out, and has a flourishing university (student roll, 1703), and does a good Baltic trade.

Population (circa 1900) given as 77,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Helps, Sir Arthur * Helst, Bartholomæus van der
Hellas
Helle
Hellenists
Heller, Stephen
Helmholtz, Hermann von
Helmont, Jean Baptist van
Heloïse
Heloïse, Nouvelle
Helots
Helps, Sir Arthur
Helsingfors
Helst, Bartholomæus van der
Helvellyn
Helvetii
Helvétius
Hemans, Felicia Dorothea
Hénault
Hemel Hempstead
Hems
Hemsterhuis
Henderson, Alexander

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