Messina

Messina, on a bay at the NE. corner of Sicily; is a very ancient city, but rebuilt after the earthquake of 1783; has a 12th-century cathedral, two old castles, and a university, founded 1549; it manufactures light textiles, coral ornaments, and fruit essences; its excellent harbour encourages a good trade.

Population (circa 1900) given as 78,000.

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

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Meryon, Charles
Mesmer, Friedrich Anton
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Albani, John Francis
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Baeli, Francis
Basier, Isaac
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