The New International Encyclopædia/Monrovia

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The New International Encyclopædia
Edition of 1905. See also Monrovia on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.

MONRO'VIA. The capital of the negro Republic of Liberia, West Africa, situated at the mouth of the Saint Paul River, on the coast (Map: Africa, C 4). It has an unhealthful climate. Its exports are palm oil and kernels, dyewoods, and rubber. Population, about 5000.