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The great South. Edited by W. Magruder Drake and Robert R. Jones.

By: King, Edward, 1848-1896.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1972Description: lxviii, 820 p. illus. 27 cm.ISBN: 0807102407; 9780807102404.Subject(s): Southern States -- Description and travelDDC classification: 917.5/03/4 Other classification: HT 1541 | NK 4600
Contents:
Louisiana, past and present -- The French quarter of New Orleans -- The carnival -- The cotton trade -- The canals and the lake -- On the Mississippi River -- The Industries of Louisiana -- The political situation in Louisiana -- "Ho for Texas" -- A visit to Houston -- Pictures from prison and field -- Austin, the Texan capital -- The truth about Texas -- Among the old Spanish Missions -- The pearl of the South-West -- The plains -- Denison -- The new route to the Gulf -- The "Indian Territory" -- Railroad pioneering -- Missouri -- St. Louis Germans and Americans -- Commerce of St. Louis -- The Mineral Wealth of Missouri -- Trade in St. Louis -- Down the Mississippi from St. Louis -- Memphis, the chief city of Tennessee -- The "supply" system in the Cotton Country, and its results -- Arkansas -- Vicksburg and Natchez, Mississippi -- Life on cotton plantations -- Mississippi -- Mobile, The chief city of Alabama -- The resources of Alabama -- Northern Alabama -- The Sand-Hill region -- Atlanta -- Savannah, the Forest City -- Georgian Agriculture -- the Journey to Florida -- Up the St. John's river -- St. Augustine, Florida -- The climate of Florida -- The climate of Florida -- Orange Cultutre in Florida -- Up the Oclawaha to Silver Spring -- The upper St. John's -- South Carolina -- On a rice plantation in South Carolina -- Charleston, South Carolina -- Charleston, South Carolina -- The venice of America -- The Spoliation of South Carolina -- The negroes in absolute power -- The lowlands of North Carolina -- Among the Southern Mountains -- Across the "Smoky" to Waynesville -- The "Sugar Fork" and Dry Falls -- Asheville -- The South Carolina Mountains -- Chattanooga, The gateway of the South -- Lookout Mountain -- A visit to Lynchburg in Virginia -- In South-Western Virginia -- Among the Mountains -- Petersburg -- The dismal swamp -- The Education of Negros -- The Hampton Normal Institute -- Negro songs and singers -- A peep at the past of Virginia -- Richmond -- The partition of Virginia -- From Richmond to Charlottesville -- From Charlottesville to Staunton, Virginia -- Greenbrier White Sulphur Springs -- The Kanawha Valley -- Down the Ohio River -- A visit to the Mammoth Cave -- The trade of Louisville -- Frankfort -- Politics in Kentucky -- Nashville and Middle Tennessee -- A glance at Maryland's history -- The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad -- The trade of Baltimore -- Baltimore and its Institutions -- Southern Characteristics -- The carrying of Weapons -- Dialect -- Immigration -- Rambles in Virginia.
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F215 .K52 1972 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100842509

Includes bibliographical references.

Louisiana, past and present -- The French quarter of New Orleans -- The carnival -- The cotton trade -- The canals and the lake -- On the Mississippi River -- The Industries of Louisiana -- The political situation in Louisiana -- "Ho for Texas" -- A visit to Houston -- Pictures from prison and field -- Austin, the Texan capital -- The truth about Texas -- Among the old Spanish Missions -- The pearl of the South-West -- The plains -- Denison -- The new route to the Gulf -- The "Indian Territory" -- Railroad pioneering -- Missouri -- St. Louis Germans and Americans -- Commerce of St. Louis -- The Mineral Wealth of Missouri -- Trade in St. Louis -- Down the Mississippi from St. Louis -- Memphis, the chief city of Tennessee -- The "supply" system in the Cotton Country, and its results -- Arkansas -- Vicksburg and Natchez, Mississippi -- Life on cotton plantations -- Mississippi -- Mobile, The chief city of Alabama -- The resources of Alabama -- Northern Alabama -- The Sand-Hill region -- Atlanta -- Savannah, the Forest City -- Georgian Agriculture -- the Journey to Florida -- Up the St. John's river -- St. Augustine, Florida -- The climate of Florida -- The climate of Florida -- Orange Cultutre in Florida -- Up the Oclawaha to Silver Spring -- The upper St. John's -- South Carolina -- On a rice plantation in South Carolina -- Charleston, South Carolina -- Charleston, South Carolina -- The venice of America -- The Spoliation of South Carolina -- The negroes in absolute power -- The lowlands of North Carolina -- Among the Southern Mountains -- Across the "Smoky" to Waynesville -- The "Sugar Fork" and Dry Falls -- Asheville -- The South Carolina Mountains -- Chattanooga, The gateway of the South -- Lookout Mountain -- A visit to Lynchburg in Virginia -- In South-Western Virginia -- Among the Mountains -- Petersburg -- The dismal swamp -- The Education of Negros -- The Hampton Normal Institute -- Negro songs and singers -- A peep at the past of Virginia -- Richmond -- The partition of Virginia -- From Richmond to Charlottesville -- From Charlottesville to Staunton, Virginia -- Greenbrier White Sulphur Springs -- The Kanawha Valley -- Down the Ohio River -- A visit to the Mammoth Cave -- The trade of Louisville -- Frankfort -- Politics in Kentucky -- Nashville and Middle Tennessee -- A glance at Maryland's history -- The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad -- The trade of Baltimore -- Baltimore and its Institutions -- Southern Characteristics -- The carrying of Weapons -- Dialect -- Immigration -- Rambles in Virginia.

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