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Mississippi River

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The Mississippi River is the chief river of the largest drainage system on the North American continent. Flowing entirely in the United ...

History & Culture - Mississippi National River & Recreation Area ...

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The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area is rich with historical and cultural stories. The following collection of resources found on these pages are ...

Rivers of Life: History of Transportation, part 1

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The History of Transportation on the Mississippi River Part One by Richard Moore , IWLA. The Mississippi River courses from the northwoods of Minnesota to the ...

The Mississippi River: Facts, History & Location | Study.com

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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...

Mississippi River Information and History - Four Rivers Realty

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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 ...

The Mississippi River and the Expansion of America

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The Mississippi River is the largest river system in the United States,at more than ... AMERICAN HISTORY. The Mississippi River and Expansion of America.

Earthquake causes fluvial tsunami in Mississippi - Feb 07, 1812 ...

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On this day in History, Earthquake causes fluvial tsunami in Mississippi on Feb 07, ... The city of New Madrid, located near the Mississippi River in present-day ...

Mississippi River flood of 1927 | American history | Britannica.com

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Flooding of the lower Mississippi River valley in April 1927, one of the worst natural disasters in the history of the United States. More than 23000 square miles ...

History - Mississippi Headwaters Board

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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 ...

Making the Mississippi River Over Again - Mississippi History Now

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Mississippi River meander carves out new shore line. Courtesy U. S. Corps of Engineers, Mississippi Valley Division. Larger view ...

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Mississippi: History - Infoplease

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History. The Spanish explorer Hernando De Soto is credited with the European discovery of the Mississippi River in 1541. The French explorers Jacques ...

Mississippi (river US) Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia ...

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MISSISSIPPI RIVER. One of the major rivers of North America, the Mississippi River has been a focal point in American history, commerce, agriculture, literature , ...

US River Cruise Destinations | American Cruise Lines

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This epic journey cruises the entire length of the Mississippi River from New ... Southern grace and 19<sup>th</sup> century history come alive on the Mississippi River with  ...