Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The Steamer Sultana
Erected 2001 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 21.045′ N, 90° 53.027′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Levee Street north of Clay Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the Catfish Row Art Park, next to the Mississippi levee. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 Levee Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C.S.S. Arkansas (here, next to this marker); The Sultana's Last Voyage (a few steps from this marker); Sisters of Mercy (a few steps from this marker); "The War Between the States" "New Beginnings & Lasting Legacies" (within shouting distance of this marker); The Selection of a President (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Biedenharn and the First Bottling of Coca-Cola (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Exploration - Fort Nogales (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Sultana. (Submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Disasters • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.