The New International Encyclopædia/Siedlce (capital)

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The New International Encyclopædia
Siedlce (capital)
Edition of 1905. See also Siedlce on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.

SIEDLCE. The capital of the Government of Siedlce in Russian Poland, about 50 miles east-southeast of Warsaw (Map: Russia, B 4). It is little more than an administration centre of the government, and its economic importance is slight. It was for a long time in the possession of the Czartoryskis. Population, in 1897, 17,300.