Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2016 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Education • Notable Buildings • Science & Medicine. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program, and the Mississippi, Vicksburg Heritage Walking Trail series lists.
Location. 32° 21.058′ N, 90° 52.696′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1117 Cherry Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saved by the Jail... (within shouting distance of this marker); Hard Times Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Natchez District (about 300 feet away); South Central Bell (about 300 feet away); Vicksburg (about 300 feet away); The Daily Citizen (about 400 feet away); Men of Kindness (about 500 feet away); Mississippi Dental Association (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Regarding Featherston-Magruder House. This house is part of the Vicksburg Heritage Walking Trail (marker #17).
The home is one of the first Italianate architecture homes in the U.S. and is decorated with period pieces from 1850s.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.