Mighty fine origins – the Source of the Mighty Mississippi

Ellen and Jerry at source sign-2

So what’s the story? It’s been a source of food, transportation, civilization.  It’s marked the division between the known and unknown.  It’s served as a barrier between empires, countries, territories and finally states.  It’s been a strategic point of combat  It’s sparked imagination, romanticism, and lore, celebrated in song and …

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