Montevideo, on the N. shore of the Rio de la Plata, 130 m. E. of Buenos Ayres; is the capital of Uruguay; a well-built town, with a cathedral, university, school of arts, and museum. The chief industries are beef-salting and shipping, though there is practically no harbour. Nearly half the population are foreigners.

Population (circa 1900) given as 215,000.

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

Montesquieu, Baron de * Montez, Lola
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Montalembert, Comte de
Montcalm de Saint Véran, Louis Joseph, Marquis de
Monte Carlo
Montefiore, Sir Moses
Montégut, Émile
Montespan, Marquise de
Montesquieu, Baron de
Montez, Lola
Montezuma II.
Montfort, Simon de
Montgolfier Brothers
Montgomerie, Alexander
Montgomery, Comte de
Montgomery, James
Montgomery, Robert
Montholon, Comte de