Name and Location Miles Long

Missouri (with the Mississippi,) United States..................4,500

Nile (Stanley's), Africa......................................4,100

Nile (Old Survey), Africa.......................................3,000

Amazon, Brazil, S. Am.....'..................................3,994

Mississippi (Proper), United States............................3,200

Missouri, United States........................................2,900

Murry, Australasia............................................3,000

Yang-tze-Kiang, China, Asia................................ 2,990

Hoang-Ho, China, Asia.......................................2,800

Yenesei, Siberia, Asia.......................................2,580

Lena, Siberia, Asia...........................................2,500

Niger, Soudan, Africa......................................... 2,500

Mackenzie, British North America............................2,500

Obi, Siberia, Asia............................................2,800

Congo, Central Africa...................... .................2,500

Volga, Russia, Europe.......................................2,030

St. Lawrence, Canada, N. Am................................2,060

Madeira, Brazil, S. Am......................................2,000

Amoor, Siberia, Asia.........................................2,300

Parana with Platte, Argentine Republic........................2,130

Rio Grande, United States, N. Am..... ......................1,800

Indus, Hindostan, Asia.......................................1,795

Danube, Russia, Europe......................................1,G30

Sandes, Hindostan, Asia......................................1,600

Brahmapoota, Thibet, Asia...................................1,500

St. Francisco, Brazil, S. Am..................................L400

Columbia, United States, N. Am................................1,090

Colorado, United States, N. Am..............................1,000

Yellowstone, United States, N. Am...........................1,000

Ohio, United States, N. Am.................................. 980

Rhine, Germany, Europe..................................... 810

Arkansas, United States, N. Am.............................. 900

Tennessee, United States, N. Am.............................. 800

Red River of the North, United States, N. Am................. 700

Cumberland, United States, N. A.m........................... 000

Alabama, United States, N. Am.............................. 600

Susquehanna, United States, N. Am.......................... 500

James, United States, N. Am................................. 500

Connecticut, United States, N. Am.......................... 450

Seine, France, Europe....................................... 425

Delaware, United States, N. Am............................ 400

Potomac, United States, N. Am............................ 400

Hudson, United States, N. Am............................... 325

Kenebec, United States, N. Am................'........ ...... 160

Thames, England, Europe.................................... 233

Shannon, Ireland, Europe.................................... 200