The New International Encyclopædia/Columbus (Texas)

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COLUMBUS. A city and the county-seat of Colorado County, Tex., 110 miles southeast of Austin; on the Colorado River and on the Southern Pacific Railroad (Map: Texas, F 5). It has a considerable trade in cotton, agricultural produce, live stock, hides, etc. Population, in 1890, 2199; in 1900, 1824.