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Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Mississippi

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Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Mississippi

Embracing an Authentic and Comprehensive Account of the Chief Events in the History of the State and a Record of the Lives of Many of the Most Worthy and Illustrious Families and Individuals
  • published by Goodspeed Publishing Company, Chicago, Illinois, 1891

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Table of Contents

Volume I
Chapter I. Topography, natural history and paleontology
Chapter II. The Indians, their cessions, fortresses and wars
Chapter III. Exploration and settlement
Chapter IV. Organization and governmental form
Chapter V. The legal and judicial history
Chapter VI. The early wars
Chapter VII. Confederate military history
Chapter VIII. Counties of the old Natchez district
Chapter IX. Counties of the first Choctaw cession and the coast addition
Chapter X. Counties of the second Choctaw session or new purchase of 1820
Chapter XI. Counties of the third (final) Choctaw cession
Chapter XII. Counties of the Chickasaw cession
Additional military record 1
Chapter XIII. Personal records, A
Chapter XIV. Personal notices, B
Chapter XV. Individual memoirs, C
Chapter XVI. Special sketches, D
Chapter XVII. Prominent families, E
Chapter XVIII. Notable persons, F
Chapter XIX. Private memoranda, G
Chapter XX. Families of prominence, H
Chapter XXI. Biography, I
Chapter XXII. Special records, J
Chapter XXIII. Families and individuals, K
Chapter XXIV. Private and business sketches, I
Chapter XXV. Personal history, Me

Volume II
Chapter I. Post-bellum organization
Chapter II. Later legal and judicial history
Chapter III. Institutions and societies
Chapter IV. Water transportation, levees, etc
Chapter V. Railway transportation, etc
Chapter VI. Growth and development
Chapter VII. Political history
Chapter VIII. Cities, towns and villages
Chapter IX. The press of Mississippi with a cursory glance at the literature of the state
Chapter X. Physicians and their associations
Chapter XI. Educational history
Chapter XII. Religious history of Mississippi
Chapter XIII. Records of families and individuals, M
Chapter XIV. Citizens’ private memoirs, N
Chapter XV. Records of a private nature, 0
Chapter XVI. Sketches of individual life, P
Chapter XVII. Memoirs of a few families, Q
Chapter XVIII. Other prominent persons, R
Chapter XIX. Selected memorials, S
Chapter XX. Conspicuous residents of the state, T
Chapter XXI. A few special notices, U
Chapter XXII. A glance at individual records, V
Chapter XXIII. Brief notices of prominent persons, W
Chapter XXIV. Concluding individual and family notices, Y
Supplementary Index for Volume I
Population of 1880-1890


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