Mark Twain's Mississippi
This web site provides searchable texts of works in which Mark Twain imagined and remembered the Mississippi Valley of the mid-nineteenth century, as well as a set of primary source materials providing other descriptions of it or places within it. It also includes original interpretive materials.
Mark Twain's Life and Works
Discover in-depth information about Mark Twain and his books.
Mississippi Valley History
Read about various topics relevant to the development of the Mississippi River Valley region.
How To Use This Site
The Mark Twain's Mississippi site is comprised of both primary source documents, as well as modern scholarly interpretive materials, including thematic essays and video interviews.