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8 edition of Travels between the Hudson & the Mississippi, 1851-1852. found in the catalog.

Travels between the Hudson & the Mississippi, 1851-1852.

Moritz Busch

Travels between the Hudson & the Mississippi, 1851-1852.

by Moritz Busch

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in [Lexington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Description and travel,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1783-1865

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated and edited by Norman H. Binger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE166 .B9713 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 295 p.
      Number of Pages295
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5078992M
      ISBN 100813112516
      LC Control Number74147857

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      The fastest trip, however, ever made for such a long distance on the Mississippi, was the one made by the famous steamboat J.M. White, in , from New-Orleans to St. Louis, 1, miles. The first five maps, for example, cover the Mississippi River from Lake Pepin to New Orleans. The Erie Canal takes up three maps on pages 46 to 48, while the Hudson River needed six pages. Detailed distance charts cover all the major rivers, with 34 landings given for the route by steamboat on the Missouri River between Council Bluffs and St.

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