On the Deep South US

In the summer of 1805, Aaron Burr took a 450+ mile trek through the deep south – New Orleans, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee among the places he visited in Late June through August…

“…vile country, destitute of springs and of running water–think of drinking the nasty puddle-water, covered with green scum, and full of animalculae–bah!”

Doesn’t sound like he saw a lot of future growth potential here. Old school “Dirty South?”

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