Corinth in Alcorn County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
A look at Civil War Corinth
—through the eyes of wartime artists and photographers —
Gen. Leonidas Polk, C.S.A. occupied Oak Home in 1862 until the siege of Corinth ended in May.
Corinth is part of the Civil War Discovery Trail
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 34° 56.262′ N, 88° 31.162′ W. Marker is in Corinth, Mississippi, in Alcorn County. Marker is on N. Fillmore Street (State Highway 145) south of Gloster Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corinth MS 38834, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Oak Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Fillmore Street Chapel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ft. Robinette (about 300 Johnston's Headquarters (about 300 feet away); Site of Rose Cottage (about 300 feet away); The Curlee House (about 500 feet away); Generals' Headquarters (about 500 feet away); Union General Thomas Addresses the Troops (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Corinth.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
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