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Cruising the Mississippi; Echoes of Huck Finn and Civil War ghosts around every bend!

Cruising the Mighty Mississippi with the Prossers; Echoes of Huck Finn and ghosts of the Civil War around every bend! Craig and Fern Prosser are old hands at cruising; after ten ocean voyages they just enjoyed their first river cruise. The mighty Mississippi River, made more so with record floods and setting weekly high water […]

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Traveling the US Southern tier with teardrop trailer: Georgia, the Carolinas and Tennessee! (Part 4 of 4 installments)

The Mercer Williams House, once home to composer Johnny Mercer Ft. Sumter guards the Charleston Harbor entrance; it was site of first shots fired in the Civil War. War memorial in Charleston’s Battery Park is inscribed “To our Confederate Defenders; Ft. Sumter, 1861-1865”. Historic Miles Brewton House in Charleston was occupied by the British in […]

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