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21. New Madrid Refuses to Die New Madrid Refuses to Die Third Quarter//1973 History of the Mississippi River town of New Madrid, Missouri. Starts from its Spanish beginnings in 1789 to the 1811-1812 earthquakes, growth and decline of agriculture and rebirth with 1960s industry....

22. New Madrid Reminiscences. ..and Other Notes from along El Camino Real, Historic Missouri Highway New Madrid Reminiscences. ..and Other Notes from along El Camino Real, Historic Missouri Highway January//1948 Travel notes about a visit along "El Camino Real, the Spanish highway of Missouri's colonial days," between roughly Saint Louis and New Madrid, Missouri, and following the Missouri River, mainly describing...

23. Popular Reactions to the New Madrid Earthquakes, 1811-1812 Popular Reactions to the New Madrid Earthquakes, 1811-1812 January//1976 Article about the various worldwide and local aberrations in nature in general in 1811-1812 around New Madrid, Missouri, culminating in a long series of earthquakes, with descriptions by witnesses.

24. The Founding of New Madrid, Missouri The Founding of New Madrid, Missouri June//1932 Story of the foundation of the town of New Madrid, Missouri, resulting from negotiations between American Colonel George Morgan and Spanish merchant Diego de Gardoqui, as a Spanish colony on the west bank...

25. The Great New Madrid, Missouri, Earthquake The Great New Madrid, Missouri, Earthquake December 1, 2003 Personal reflection written March 22, 1816 by Eliza Bryan describing her view of what occurred during the New Madrid earthquake December 1811 and January 1812.

26. The Indian Murder of David Trotter: Murder at Big Prairie The Indian Murder of David Trotter: Murder at Big Prairie January//1950 Story of the murder of David Trotter in 1802 by the Mascouten Indians in "the District of New Madrid."

27. The New Madrid Campaign and the Battle for Island No. 10 (February - April 1862) The New Madrid Campaign and the Battle for Island No. 10 (February - April 1862) 2009 Article describes the Union Army's success under General John Pope at New Madrid and the routing of Confederate forces from Island No. 10 in the Mississippi opening the way for the Union Army all the way...

28. The New Madrid Earthquake The New Madrid Earthquake 1912 Description of the sale of land by inhabitants of New Madrid County, Missouri, following the destructive earthquake there in 1811, with some federal aid but not enough to recoup great financial losses....