Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mississippi river” in chapter 1.35 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
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Judah Phillips Benjamin was the son of English parents, and was born in 1811.
His mother and father were on their way from England to New Orleans.
Arriving off the mouth of the Mississippi river , it was found to be blockaded by British men-of-war, so their vessel turned back and put in at St. Croix.
Here it was, on English soil, that young Benjamin first saw the light of day.
In 1815 ...
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