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Mississippi River - Wikipedia

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The Mississippi River is the chief river of the largest drainage system on the North American .... The source of the Upper Mississippi branch is traditionally accepted as Lake Itasca, 1,475 feet (45...

American beginnings: The source of the Mississippi River - USA Today

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Nov 4, 2016 ... Everything starts somewhere and the Mississippi River starts in Lake Itasca, Minn .

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Jun 1, 2010 ... Note that this is just "a source" rather than "the source." In this video, though, we are very close to Howard Creek (separate video) whose head ...

History - Mississippi Headwaters Board

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The Mississippi River at its source bears little resemblance to the mighty river it becomes, but it is nonetheless the defining feature of the landscape of northern ...

Mississippi River Facts - Mississippi National River & Recreation ...

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It is the second longest river in North America, flowing 2,350 miles from its source at Lake Itasca through the center of the continental United States to the Gulf of ...

Photos of the Sources of the Mississippi River-Page 1 - John Lindquist

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Aug 31, 2009 ... After reading many of the histories of exploration concerning the source of the Mississippi River and the ultimate sources of Lake Itasca from ...

Q. Where does the Mississippi River actually begin? - Got A Question?

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Jan 19, 2016 ... Traditionally, Lake Itasca in Central Minnesota is considered the source of the Mississippi. For most situations, this is probably the preferred ...

Mile zero: The river's elusive source - News - The Mighty Miss | NBC ...

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Sep 13, 2004 ... Explorers who spent decades trying to pinpoint the Mississippi River's source could have saved themselves a lot of grief by checking with the ...

Where does the Mississippi River begin and end? | Reference.com

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The Mississippi River begins in Lake Itasca in Minnesota, flows through the ... of industrial and municipal waste, while also relying on it as a source of fresh water  ...

Where does the Mississippi River start and end? | Reference.com

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The Mississippi River starts at Lake Itasca in north central Minnesota and travels 2350 ... provinces and 31 states. Learn more about Bodies of Water. Sources:.

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Could the Mississippi River actually begin in South Dakota ...

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Jul 25, 2016 ... In other words, while Lake Itasca is the Mississippi's cultural source, Duffield makes a case that the Minnesota River and the tiny town of Veblen ...

True Source of the Mississippi River

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The Mississippi River is the third largest river system in the world and, as such, has played an important role in the history of our state and our nation. The river ...

Itasca State Park | Mississippi Headwaters: Minnesota DNR

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Walk across the mighty Mississippi as it starts its winding journey 2,552 miles to the ... Be sure to take the short walk to the Headwaters of the Mississippi River, ...