Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 18.706′ N, 90° 54.021′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from South Washington Street / Warrenton Road (U.S. 61) north of I-20 Frontage Road (Interstate 20). Click for map. Marker is at the northeast corner of the Mississippi State Welcome Center - on the walkway off the Welcome Center parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4210 South Washington Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mississippi (here, next to this marker); U.S. Battery Benton. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "The Widow Blakely" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tobias Gibson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alpha Kappa Alpha National Presidents Ninth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers (approx. 2 miles away in Louisiana); U.S. African Brigade (approx. 2 miles away in Louisiana); Freedmen Fight at Milliken's Bend (approx. 2 miles away in Louisiana). Click for a list of all markers in Vicksburg.
Categories. • Notable Events • War, US Civil •
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