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The Nuttall Encyclopedia

st. Gall

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A NE. canton of Switzerland, on the Austrian frontier; its splendid lake and mountain scenery and mineral springs render many of its towns popular holiday resorts; the embroidery of cottons and other textiles is an important industry.

he capital, is situated on the Steinach, 53 m. E. of Zurich; is a town of great antiquity, and celebrated in past ages for its monastic schools; its magnificent mediæval cathedral has been restored; the old Benedictine monastery is used now for government purposes, but still contains its famous collection of MSS.; embroidering textiles is the chief industry.

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Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'st. Gall'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.

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