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Mississippi Atlas & Gazetteer

By: Delorme Publishing Company

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Langenscheidt Publishing Group / DeLorme:

Seller ID: 332234


Mississippi Atlas & Gazetteer is designed for travelers who want topographic map detail showing hiking trails, campgrounds, and more. Contains a guide to state and national parks, recreation areas, and historic sites. Comprehensive index. View more info

MAP: Mississippi: 1878

By: N/A

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: S45


This large scale map, entitled Gray's New Map of Mississippi, was first issued by Frank A. Gray in 1878 and later updated with the latest 1880 census population data. Our copy was reproduced from an original issued about 1881. The map locates counties, railway lines, rivers and creeks and many small villages and towns. View more info

Upper Mississippi River Rafting

By: N/A

Price: $44.95

Publisher: OUP:

Seller ID: 411136


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The Mississippi and the Making of a Nation from the Louisiana Purchase to Today

By: N/A

Price: $19.96

Publisher: MISC:

Seller ID: 269136


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Mississippi Index of Wills, 1800-1900

By: Betty Couch Wiltshire

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W0219


A master index to over 10,000 testators from 1800 to 1900. Entries give the name of the testator, year the will was probated, the county where recorded, and a citation to the source. Most wills were recorded in will books, but some were found in inventory books, marriage books, and other unusual places; some were for out of state testators with Mississippi heirs. View more info

CD: The Trans-Mississippi West, (1803-1853), A History of its Acquisition and Settlement

By: Cardinal Goodwin, Ph.D

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: CD3773


"This volume covers the period of expansion in the United States which begins with the acquisition of Louisiana in 1803 and ends with the Gadsden Purchase fifty years later." Chapter One covers the purchase of Louisiana; Chapter Two: American Explorations West of the Mississippi, 1804-1822; Chapter Three: The Settlement of the Louisiana Purchase and the Adjustment of Boundaries to 1821; Chapter Four: The American Fur Trade and Commerce in the West; Chapter Five: ... View more info

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Natchez Postscripts, 1781-1798

By: Carol Wells

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W0604


Natchez, Mississippi, was under Spanish rule from 1779 until 1798. Official documents were translated from the Spanish in 1818. At some later date, the handwritten translation was transcribed into type. This work is compiled from that typed transcript, which is located at Northwestern State University of Louisiana. It includes such records as depositions, declarations, wills, deeds, bills of sale and reports of disagreements. Most of the records date between 1781 and 179... View more info

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A History Of The Mississippi Valley From Its Discovery To The End Of Foreign Domination. The Narrative of the Founding of an Empire, Shorn of Current Myth, and Enlivened by the Thrilling Adventures of Discoverers, Pioneers, Frontiersmen, Indian Fighters, and Home Makers

By: John R. Spears and A. H. Clark

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S2106


A narrative, this book provides the reader with a fascinating account of the Mississippi Valley during the period of foreign control. Beginning with the discovery of the Mississippi River by De Soto of Spain in 1541, the reader is taken on a journey which describes the achievements of the men who traversed the Great Lakes in birch bark canoes or walked through the passes of the Alleghenies to reach the Mississippi Valley, and once there transformed the wilderness into 't... View more info

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The Mississippi Basin: The Struggle in America Between England and France 1697-1763

By: Justin Winsor

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W2343


A narrative history describing the conflict surrounding the colonization and the taming of the several million square mile area along the Mississippi River and its tributaries. This work is sure to be a hit with anyone interested in learning more about America’s greatest river, the land surrounding her and the rivalry to gain control of her waterways in order to dominate trade and transport. Topics include, but are not limited to: Iberville’s Expedition: 1697-1700, C... View more info

Mississippi 1860 Agricultural Census: Volume 2 comprises the following counties: Rankin, Scott, Simpson, Smith, Tallahatchie, Tippah, Tishomingo, Tunica, Warren, Wayne, Winston, Yalobusha, and Yazoo

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: G3161


This census names only the head of the household. Often times when an individual was missed on the regular U.S. Census, he would appear on this agricultural census. So you might try checking this census for your missing relatives. Unfortunately, many of the Agricultural Census records have not survived, but some have remained and they yield unique information about how people lived. There are 46 columns of information, six of which are transcribed here: name of the owner... View more info

Mississippi 1860 Agricultural Census: Volume 1 comprises the following counties: Lowndes, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Monroe, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Panola, Perry, Pike, and Pontotoc

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: G3166


This census names only the head of the household. Often times when an individual was missed on the regular U.S. Census, he would appear on this agricultural census. So you might try checking this census for your missing relatives. Unfortunately, many of the Agricultural Census records have not survived, but some have remained and they yield unique information about how people lived. There are 46 columns of information, six of which are transcribed here: name of the owner... View more info

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Mississippi 1850 Agricultural Census, Volume 1

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: G4511


These agricultural census records name only the head of the household; however, they do yield unique information about how people lived. Often, individuals who were missed on the regular U.S. census will appear on the agricultural census. Six of the agricultural census’s original forty-eight columns are transcribed here: name of owner, improved acreage, unimproved acreage, cash value of farm, value of farm implements and machinery, and value of livestock. This volume c... View more info

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Mississippi 1850 Agricultural Census, Volume 2

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: G4679


These agricultural census records name only the head of the household; however, they do yield unique information about how people lived. Often, individuals who were missed on the regular U.S. census will appear on the agricultural census. Six of the agricultural census's original forty-eight columns are transcribed here: name of owner, improved acreage, unimproved acreage, cash value of farm, value of farm implements and machinery, and value of livestock. This volume cov... View more info

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Mississippi 1850 Agricultural Census, Volume 3

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: G4773


These agricultural census records name only the head of the household; however, they do yield unique information about how people lived. Often, individuals who were missed on the regular U.S. census will appear on the agricultural census. Six of the agricultural census's original forty-eight columns are transcribed here: name of owner, improved acreage, unimproved acreage, cash value of farm, value of farm implements and machinery, and value of livestock. This volume cov... View more info

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Mississippi to Africa: A Journey of Discovery

By: Melvin J. Collier

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: C4761


Mississippi to Africa captures Collier's fourteen-year journey in excavating the buried history of his maternal grandmother's family-a journey that took him back seven generations, from northern Mississippi to the Piedmont hills of South Carolina, and even back to a specific people and region in West Africa where his ancestry undoubtedly began. Trekking the paths of his ancestors and their displaced relatives before Emancipation (1863), this emotion-filled journey traver... View more info

CD: An Index to Signatures of Deposit for the Freedman’s Savings and Loan Bank, 1865-1869, for the State of Mississippi : Columbia, Natchez and Vicksburg (Mississippi)

By: Nettie Nesbary, Betty Craft, Lettie Sabbs and Karen Massey

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD1263


An Index to the Signatures of Deposit for the Freedman's Savings and Loan Bank, 1865-1869, for the State of Mississippi: Columbia, Natchez and Vicksburg by Nettie Nesbary, Betty Craft, Lettie Sabbs & Karen Massey. Now available on CD-ROM! This book indexes records of the Freedman's Savings and Loan Bank, which was begun after the Civil War to provide black Union troops with a place to deposit their wages and bounties. It consists of three indices of Registers of Signatur... View more info

CD: The Woodville Republican, Volumes 1-5

By: O'Levia Neil Wilson Wiese

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD1364


This CD-ROM contains all five volumes of the Woodville Republican series, covering the following dates: December 18, 1823-December 17,1839, January 4, 1840-October 30, 1847, January 8, 1848-January 9, 1855, June 22, 1878-December 25, 1880 and January 1, 1881-December 22, 1883. The Woodville Republican was established in 1823 and is still being published, which makes it the oldest existing newspaper in Mississippi one of the oldest in the country. Entries for all volumes ... View more info

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The Woodville Republican: Mississippi's Oldest Existing Newspaper, Volume 3: January 8, 1848 - January 9, 1855

By: O'Levia Neil Wilson Wiese

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W9646


These abstracts include announcements of Masonic Lodge meetings, legal notices, runaway slaves, marriages and deaths, religious and community events, court proceedings, legal disputes, estate and tax sales, military appointments, elections, epidemics, murders and suicides, and all other data of genealogical interest. View more info

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The Woodville Republican: Mississippi's Oldest Existing Newspaper, Volume 2: January 4, 1840 - October 30, 1847

By: O'Levia Neil Wilson Wiese

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W0475


These abstracts include announcements of Masonic Lodge meetings, legal notices, runaway slaves, marriages and deaths, religious and community events, court proceedings, legal disputes, estate and tax sales, military appointments, elections, epidemics, murders and suicides, and all other data of genealogical interest. View more info

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The Woodville Republican: Mississippi's Oldest Existing Newspaper, Volume 6: January 5, 1884 - December 26, 1891

By: O'Levia Neil Wilson Wiese

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W1555


These abstracts include announcements of Masonic Lodge meetings, legal notices, runaway slaves, marriages and deaths, religious and community events, court proceedings, legal disputes, estate and tax sales, military appointments, elections, epidemics, murders and suicides, and all other data of genealogical interest. View more info