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  2. Cut Bank, Montana - Wikipedia

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    Cut Bank is a city in and the county seat of Glacier County, Montana, United States, located just east of the "cut bank" along Cut Bank Creek. The population was 3,056 at the 2020 census , [2] The town began in 1891 with the arrival of the Great Northern Railway .

  3. Y Wladfa - Wikipedia

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    Y Wladfa (Welsh pronunciation: [ə ˈwladva], "The Colony"), also occasionally Y Wladychfa Gymreig (Welsh pronunciation: [ə wlaˈdəχva ɡəmˈreiɡ], "The Welsh Settlement"), refers to the establishment of settlements by Welsh immigrants in Patagonia, beginning in 1865, mainly along the coast of the lower Chubut Valley.

  4. History of Melbourne - Wikipedia

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    Arrival of the penal colony The Enterprize, the ship of John Pascoe Fawkner landing at Melbourne In 1797 George Bass , in an open whaleboat with a crew of six, was the first European to enter what came to be called Bass Strait , the passage between the Australian mainland and Van Diemen's Land ( Tasmania ).

  5. Southern Nigeria Protectorate - Wikipedia

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    Egerton became Governor of Lagos Colony, covering most of the Yoruba lands in the southwest of what is now Nigeria, in 1903. The colonial office wanted to amalgamate the Lagos Colony with the protectorate of Southern Nigeria, and in August 1904 also appointed Egerton as High Commissioner for the Southern Nigeria Protectorate.

  6. Barbadian dollar - Wikipedia

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    In 1922, Barclays Bank, having taken over the Colonial Bank, began issuing 5, 20 and 100 dollar notes. The higher denominations ceased production in 1940 but the 5 dollar continued to be issued until 1949. The Royal Bank of Canada introduced notes in 1909, in denominations of 5, 20 and 100 dollars. From 1920, these notes also bore the ...

  7. Captaincy General of Guatemala - Wikipedia

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    The Captaincy General of Guatemala (Spanish: Capitanía General de Guatemala), also known as the Kingdom of Guatemala (Reino de Guatemala), was an administrative division of the Spanish Empire, under the viceroyalty of New Spain in Central America, including the present-day nations of Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala, and the Mexican state of Chiapas.