Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mississippi” in chapter 1 of Matthew Arnold, Civilization in the United States: First and Last Impressions of America.:

...essmen unanimously recommended Grant first on the list. In August he was appointed to the command of a district, and on the 4th of September assumed command at Cairo, where the Ohio River joins the Mississippi . His first important success was to seize and fortify Paducah, an important post at the mouth of the Tennessee River, about fifty miles from Cairo. By the 1st of November he had 20,000 well-drill...
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Mississippi (United States) 3,760 6 0 0 0 user votes
Mississippi (Mississippi, United States) 5,101 4 1 0 0 user votes
Mississippi (Canada) 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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