So the idea was that hippos would just swim up and down the mississippi river?
Nicole LaPorte on $9,000-a-month trailer homes and a mississippi river protest.
The idea was to have more than 5,000 boats line up across the mississippi river and prevent commercial boats from passing.
Picture this: soldiers from a foreign army are stationed near the headwaters of the mississippi river.
The location of the residency was right on the mississippi river.
The village was about six miles above the entrance of the Illinois into the mississippi river.
As arranged before we left Detroit, we were to go up the mississippi river.
The mississippi river probably broke through one of its ancient barriers at this place.
Here they were in the vicinity of a trail which led quite directly to the mississippi river.
Tribes came from as far as the mississippi river to fish here.
originally as the name of the river, from French, from Algonquian (French missionaries first penetrated the river valley in its upper reaches), literally "big river;" cf. Ojibwa mshi- "big," ziibi "river." Organized as a U.S. territory 1798; admitted as a state 1817. Related: Mississippian.
State in the southern United States bordered by Tennessee to the north, Alabama to the east, the Gulf of Mexico and Louisiana to the south, and Louisiana and Arkansas to the west. Its capital and largest city is Jackson.
Note: Its name comes from the Mississippi River, which forms most of the state's western border.
Note: One of the Confederate states during the Civil War.