Holland, North

Holland, North, one of the eleven provinces of Holland; comprises the peninsula lying between the Zuider Zee and the German Ocean. South Holland, also a province, faces the German Ocean between Zealand and North Holland. These provinces form the most important part of the Netherlands, raise the best farm produce and cattle, and in their great ports Amsterdam, and Rotterdam, the bulk of the trade of Holland is carried on.

Population (circa 1900) given as 819,000.

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

Holland, Sir Henry * Holles, Denzil
Holbach, Baron von
Holbein, Hans
Holberg, Ludwig, Baron
Holcroft, Thomas
Holden, Sir Isaac
Holinshed, Raphael
Holl, Frank
Holland
Holland, Henry Richard Fox Vassall-Holland, Baron
Holland, Sir Henry
Holland, North
Holles, Denzil
Holloway
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Holofernes
Holstein
Holt, Frank
Holt, Sir John
Holtzmann, Adolf
Holy Alliance
Holy Coat of Trèves

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