The Mississippi River is the chief river of the largest drainage system on the North
American continent. Flowing entirely in the United ...
The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area is rich with historical and
cultural stories. The following collection of resources found on these pages are ...
You may have learned that the Mississippi River is the fourth longest river in the
world. It also supplies water for millions of people and...
The Mississippi River is the largest river system in the United States,at more than
... AMERICAN HISTORY. The Mississippi River and Expansion of America.
Historical overview of the Mississippi River and the Great River Road scenic
Jun 12, 2015 ... To the Native American peoples of the river, the Mississippi was both highway
and larder. On it they paddled their cottonwood dugouts and ...
The Mississippi River has a significant amount of history and tradition behind it.
The river was formed in the most recent Ice Age, which started about 2 million ...
... cruising with 35 US itineraries in the Northeast, Southeast, Mississippi River, ...
of our authentic paddlewheelers as we celebrate the music, history, and culture ...
History. The Mississippi River begins as a trickle flowing out of Lake Itasca in
northern Minnesota. From there the river flows 2,348 miles until it pours into the ...
On this day in 1812, the most violent of a series of earthquakes near Missouri
causes a so-called fluvial tsunami in the Mississippi River, actually making the