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OF THE

SOUTHERN AND WESTERN STATES

DEVOTED TO

COMMERCE, AGRICULTURE, MANUFACTURES,
INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS, STATISTICS,

GENERAL LITERATURE, &C.

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J. D. B. DE BOW, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR.

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O! THE

UNIVERSITY

CALIFORNIA

VOL DX.-NEW SERIES, VOL. I.

New-Orleans :

J. D. B. DE BOW.

1850.

SOUTHERN & WESTERN REVIEW.

A MONTHLY INDUSTRIAL AND LITERARY JOURNAL,

PUBLISHED IN NEW-ORLEANS.

$5 PER ANNUM.

Library Edition, Bound, 1846-1850, 8 Vols., $25.

The following list, made up for us on the last day of the session of Congress by a friend, is incomplete, and does not include many names which were given. As we get then they will be added.

“ The undersigned, Members of Congress, take great pleasure in recommending De Bow's REVIEW to the people of the Southern and Western States, a work which has been edited and published in New Orleans for the last five years, by J. D. B. De Bow, and which embraces, in a monthly series of numbers, the most complete and reliable facts and statistics relative to the progress and development of all the great branches of industry in the States, whether in COMMERCE, AGRICULTURE, MANUFACTURES, or INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT; as also the growth and progress of POPULATION and IMPROVEMENT, the question of SLAVERY IN ALL ITS BEARINGS, SOCIAL AND POLITICAL, SLAVE PRODUCTS, &c. The published volumes of this work constitute an invaluable library of SOUTHERN AND WESTERN STATIStics, and have already become a standard authority."

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HOUSE OF REPRESENTAT BS. R. M. T. Hunter, Va. W. R. W. Cobb, Ala. Paulus Powell, Va. James M. Mason, T. S. Clingman, N. C. J. W. Jackson, Geo. Thos. J. Rusk, Texas. J. Thompson, Miss. J. E. Holmes, S. C. R. Barnwell, S. C. Wm. J. Alston, Ala. W. McWillie, Miss. A. P. Butler,

W. P. Gentry, Tenn. W.S. Featherston, Pierre Soulé, La. Isaac E. Morse, La. V. E. Howard, Texas. S. N. Downs, " Jas. A. Sedden, Va. Dan. Wallace,

S. C. Jefferson Davis, Miss. Thos. H. Averett, 56 T. P. Stanton,

Tenn. Henry S. Foote, J. A. Woodward, S. C.R. K. Meade, Va. Geo. E. Badger, N. C.W. F. Colcock, Andrew Ewing, Tenn. W. P. Mangum, Samp. W. Harris, Ala. James L. Orr, S. C. W. C. Dawson, Ga.S. W. luge,

J. Thompson,

Miss. W. K. Sebastien, Ark. A. G. Brown, Miss. J. G. Harris, Ala. D. L. Yulee, Florida. R. H. Stanton, Ky. M. J. Welborn, Geo. Emile La Sere, La J. P. Caldwell,

N. C.

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HOME GOVERNMENT OF INDIA. By W. Adam....

...1, 129, 276

ORIGIN, PROGRESS, AND PROSPECTS OF SLAVERY. By the Editor,

INVASION OF DE SOTO IN ALABAMA,

19

DR. CHANNING ON SLAVERY. By Jao. Fletcher, of Miss.,
MEXICAN MINES, AND MINERAL RESOURCES IN 1850. By Brantz

Mayer, of Baltimore,..

RUINS OF CENTRAL AMERICA AND YUCATAN. By A. W. Ely, M.D., 44

THE BEAUTIFUL,.

MISSISSIPPI RIVER. By A. Stein, of Mobile,

.55, 304, 354, 544

LITERATURE OF SPAIN. By the Editor..

POPULATION. Part 3..

.... 85

PROTECTION OF MISSISSIPPI LOW LANDS By Maj. J. G. Barnard, 90, 177

COMMERCE OF THE RED SEA AND THE EASŤ. By Emmanuel Weiss 132

NATIONAL VANITY..

140

MONETTE'S EARLY SPIRIT OF THE WEST." By Mason Butler......142

THE BARON HUMBOLDT'S COSMOS. By Prof. C. G. Forshey, of N. 0. 150, 271
SUPPOSITITIOUS REVIEWS. By J, M. Legaré...

.158, 392

THE LATE CUBA EXPEDITION. By the Editor..

164

SLAVERY. Mr. Calhoun's Letter to Mr. King.

184

SOME THOUGHTS ON POLITICAL ECONOMY AND GOVERNMENT.

By the Editor...

.257

SLAVERY AND THE BIBLE

281

HISTORICAL AND STATISTICAL COLLECTIONS OF LOUISIANA. By

M. Le Blanc..

286

SOUTHERN MEDICAL REPORTS. By the Editor.

294

SUBMERGED LANDS. By Genl. Duff Green.

300

PROGRESS OF WESTERN AND SOUTHERN STATES. Charleston,

8. C.-Memphis-Improvements—Business, etc...

307

SPANISH PARTIES IN THE WEST. Part 2nd. By Mason Butler, of Missouri 357

EARLY AND GROWING COMMERCE OF THE UNITED STATES. By

the Editor...

370

THE SCUPPERNONG GRAPE, AND WINE MAKING. By Sidney Weller,

of N. C.

.381

REMARKS ON AGRICULTURE AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIONS.

By the Editor....

382

ANNEXATION OF CANADA. By J. A. Turner, of Georgia.

CURRENCY AND BANKING. By T. Prentice Kettell, New-York.

413

MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY...

466

LITTLE RED-HEAD.

476

INSURANCE OF CHARACTER

CHANCELLOR HARPER'S MEMOIR ON SLAVERY

495, 614

SOUTH AFRICA AND ITS SPORTS...

..504

RAIL-ROADS AND TRANSPORTS AT HOME AND ABROAD

513

MANUFACTURE OF SUGAR..

.521, 625

BRYANT'S POEMS. By J. A. Turner, of Geo.....

PACIFIC RAIL-ROAD

..601

...578

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COMMERCE
Interests of Agriculture...

..108
Trade and Commerce of Hamburg,

Sugar-its Production and History......109
Germany
96 Historical Notice of Sugar..

111
Commercial Resources, North and South 98 Consumption of Sugar in Europe.. 113
The Coffee Trade..

.100

Great Britain. 114
Commeree of Rio Janeiro.

.101

Rice-Production of in Southern States. 200
Exports of Liberia.....

.103

Governor Aiken's Rice Estate... 201
Commerce of the Red Sea, &c... .132 Cheap Farming Lands of Virginia.. 203
The Wabash Valley, &c.... ..336 The Carolina Palmetto...

204
Trade of Great Britain and United Sugar Lands of Florida...

States, with South America. .338 Grapes,, Production of, in South and
Pittsburg Steamboat Building

West.

205
Exchange-Fall of Gold.... ..340 Wines--Making of,

206
New Orleans Chamber of Commerce...342

Profits-from Wine Making....207
Coffee Trade with Brazil.... ...343

Fencing

208
Early and Growing Commerce of the

Cotton-Prospects of 1850.
United States..

.365
Consumption.

211
Currency and Banking..

-413
Crop of 1850-'51..

213
Southern Commerce and the Gulf

Cotton Culture in British India.. 314
Stream ...

.439

Possessions..319
Trade with China...

-441 Sugar-West India Culture.. ..320
Condition of the Banks in the U.S.. 442

Draining and Subsoiling.

..322
Western Steamers..

Cotton Blooms-Frosts—Crops.
.443

.323
Prospective Commerce with Japan....444 Sugar and its Uses.
Exports of Great Britain...

Roses...
.215

324
U. 8. Commerce.

Houses for Negroes.
216

325
Resources of Ohio.

.191

Southern Negro Life.
Indiana...

Tobacco Factory.
..192

326
Oswego and Buffalo.

..193

Corn Shucking.
Pittsburg.

.194
Meslin's Method of Making Sugar

..417
Progress of Nashville.

195
New Sugar Process in England.

418
Mobile

.195 Sugar Making— The Highlands.
Texas
...197 Prospects of Cotton Growers.....

419
" Navigation

Culture of Rice......

421
Georgia.

.198 Agricultural Developments of Texas...426
Florida
...199 Hog Killing in the West..

..427
N. Carolina.

Texas Claret...

..238
Commercial Summary and Review.....232 Consumption of Cotton..

562
Exports-Cotton--1849-'50, and crop...233 Supply of
Trade and Commerce of Charleston.... 307

Home Factories..

564
Business, &c., of Memphis........ 314

Cotton Statistics.

..565
Exports of Cotton-Charleston.. .312

Product and Consumption of Sugar in
Rice

..113
the New World...

663
Trade of Augusta, Georgia..

Cotton Growing Facilities in Ceylon....664
African Trade and Productions.....

Production of Cotton in Jamaica..
.540

665
Exports and Imports of the U. 8. in 1849.542 Improved Sugar Process....

.-665
of the States......543
Shipbuilding in the U.S....

.542

MANUFACTURES AND MINES.
Trade in Breadstuffs.

42
Steam Communication between the

Mexican Mines....
South and Europe...

Southern Granite.

115
545

119
North American Whale and Beal Fish-

Cotton Factories in Alabama.
in the West.

120
eries....

545
Trade of California

Turpentine Business of Georgia. ...118

547
Ocean Steam Navigation

Manufactories of Cannelton, Ind.. ..191
..548

.214
British and American Steamships......549

Southern Factories...
Trade and Commerce of Cincinnati....639

Factories in Alabama..

214

.214
Exports at Cincinnati....

“ S. Carolina.
.652

.215
Trade and Commerce of Mobile.

“ Georgia.
Exports of Cotton from Mobile.

Colman's Flour Mill, Augusta..
..657

233
Trade of New Orleans, 1849–50.

Gold of California.
.660
Charleston Cotton Mills.

327
Cotton Factories in the West ...328
AGRICULTURE.

Domestic Manufactures..
Cotton--the American Monopoly.......105 Mineral Resources of Alabama.
Productions of Cuba...

..105 Iron Manufactures in E. Mississippi.... 331
Successful Cotton Plantings in the Poor American Manufactures ....

.332
Lands of S. Carolina..

.106 The Gold Pen......
How Cotton should be Packed. ....107 Manufactures in the South.
Cultivation of Madder...

Georgia..

430

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Manufactures, Domestic..

431 | Alabama, Mobile, and Chicago Rail-road 440
Mobile Cotton Factory.

Girard and Mobile Rail-road....... 445
Saluda Cotton Factory-Negro Labor .. 432 Vicksburg and Jackson Rail-road.. 448
Cotton Factory in Mississippi.. ..433 Progress of Southern Rail-roads, .551

" Alabama.. ....... 433 Mobile and Ohio, and Ilinois Central
Southern Granite.....

434 Rail-road
Influence of Manufactures the Alabama and Tennessee Rail-road 552
Growth of Cities...

436 Pacific Rail-road, Missouri.
Manufacturing Industry..

.466 Nashville and Chattanooga Rail-road
Manufacture of Coarse Cottons.. ....557 Wilmington and Raleigh, N. C. Rail-
Southern Manufacturing Competition....558 road...
Our Domestic Manufactures... ...559 Wilmington and Manchester Rail-road. 555
Wool and Woollen Factories in Texas.. " Virginia and 'Tennessee Rail-road.....

Orange and Alexandria Rail-road, Va...556
LITERATURE.

Greenville and Columbia Rail.road, 8.C.
Home Government of India.....1, 129, 276

EDITORIAL AND MISCELLANEOUS
Invasion of De Soto Alabama

19

DEPARTMENT.
Ruins of Central America and Yucatan. 44
The Beautiful.
50 The Cause of the South

120
Literature of Spain..
66 Health of New Orleans

228
National Vanity;

..140 Physical Character of the Negro 231
Early Spirit of the West.
....142 Death of Mr. Calhoun.

.236
Baron Humboldt's Cosmos...

238
150, 271 Texas Claret...
Supposititious Reviews..

239

Public Schools of Louisiana
Cuba Expedition...
...164 Supply of Water in Cities

240
Thoughts of Political Economy and Go-

Ethnological Researches.- Is the African
verument ..

257 and the Caucasian of Common Origin? 243
The Scioté Lovers
..344 Mortality of New Orleans

.245
The Thornless Rose..
.345 The Gold of California..

246
Marseilles Hymn

-346 How far the Tides affect the Mississippi 248
Summer Ramblings

Census of 1850

249
Spanish Parties in the West

257 The Great Discoveries of the Age..
Jeptha's Vow..

458 New Orleans Gas Works
Why Wears thy Brow a Shade?.

Nashville Convention
Little Red-Head; a Tale of Texas .... 476

What Alabama is and may

be

......251
South Africa and its Sports.
.504 Notice of Books, Reports, etc., etc.;

...253
Legends of the Palmetto .......

.676 Products of the Interior received at N.O.456
Annual Cotton Statement

457
Cotton Consumed at Home....
INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS.

Great Industrial Fairs in Europe and U.S. 459
Alabama and Tennessee Rail-road ....218 Late Publications ...
Memphis and Charleston Rail-road -229 Population ..

85
N. Carolina Rail-road

Resources of the Mississippi..
Manchester Rail-road

and Wealth of Texas.. 560
Central Rail-road

The Brazos Country, Texas
Baltimore and the West...
.223 Fugitive Slaves..

567
Rail-road in Tennessee

Letters in New Orleans..

571
Rail-road to New Orleans
225 New Orleans Afloat again

572
Navigation of the Tennessee
227 New Books

575
Revenues of leading Public Works Great London Fair, 1851.
Improvements of Charleston

.305) Gallery of Industry and Enterprise.-
Memphis
..307 Charles T. James..

671
Advantage of Plank-roads over Rail Notices of New Works
roads
.334 To the Planters of the South..

.678
Plank Roads

.335 Notice to Subscribers

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