10 edition of The Missouri River found in the catalog.
Traces the history of the Missouri River from prehistoric through modern times, including how people have used it for exploration, commerce, and recreation.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 92-93) and index.
|Series||Rivers in American life and times|
|LC Classifications||F598 .M36 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||100 p. :|
|Number of Pages||100|
|ISBN 10||0791077241, 0791080072|
|LC Control Number||2003023057|
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Steamboating on the Missouri River began in May , when the Independence, a boat commissioned by Elias Rector and captained by John Nelson, became the first steamboat to successfully navigate the Missouri River, making it to Franklin in thirteen days (seven days of actual running time). The boat left St. Louis on May 15 and arrived in. The Missouri River Journals of John James Audubon is the definitive presentation of America’s most famous naturalist on his last expedition and assesses Audubon’s actual environmental ethic amid his conflicted relationship with the natural world he so admired and depicted in his iconic works.
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The Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument includes the Upper Missouri National Wild and Scenic River, as well as tens of thousands of acres of wilderness public lands adjoining the river corridor. The core of this book is a 'history digest', which locates important historic sites along the river, and provides a narrative describing the /5(8).
Missouri River, longest tributary of the Mississippi River and second longest river in North is formed by the confluence of the Jefferson, Madison, and Gallatin rivers in the Rocky Mountains area of southwestern Montana (Gallatin county), U.S., about 4, feet (1, metres) above sea Missouri proper has a total course of 2, miles (3, km).
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Every year, Missouri River Regional Library partners with Adult Basic Literacy Education for the MRRL/ABLE Book Sale. It’s one of the largest sales of its kind in the Midwest. Proceeds benefit both ABLE and MRRL. Annual Book Sale Date: 2nd Wednesday of March at PM to following Saturday until PM.
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From Fort Benton to the Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge, the monument spans miles of the Upper Missouri River, the adjacent Breaks country, and portions of Arrow Creek, Antelope Creek, and the Judith River. Missouri River Area Office. East Highway. Napoleon, MO () Email us.
Daily Gages and Barge Traffic can be found on our Facebook page. The Missouri River Area Office is open between the hours of a.m. to p.m. Monday through Friday. Our boat ramp is available during hours of operation. The Missouri River is the longest river in North America. Rising in the Rocky Mountains of western Montana, the Missouri flows east and south for 2, miles (3, km) before entering the Mississippi River north of St.
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The book finds that a better understanding of the processes of sediment transport, erosion, and deposition in the Missouri River will be useful in. Canoeing the Upper Missouri River is like floating through history.
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Each waterway includes easy-to-read maps, descriptions of access points, camping, state parks, and conservation areas along the way. The 9- by inch book includes gorgeous color photos and has a lay-flat spiral binding.