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Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

States Rights Gist

 
 
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By Mark Hilton, May 15, 2019
1. States Rights Gist Statue
Inscription.  
Brig. General C. S. Army
Commanding Brigade
Walker's Division
Johnston's Army

Brig. Gen. C.S. Army Mar 20, 1862
Killed in Battle Nov. 30, 1864

 
Erected 1915 by Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
 
Location. 32° 19.269′ N, 90° 53.095′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Memorial is on Confederate Avenue, on the left when traveling north. At Vicksburg High School on former National Park property. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Confederate Avenue, Vicksburg MS 39180, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. South Carolina Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); C.S. Company I, (approx. mile away); All Saints Episcopal School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Evander McNair (approx. 0.4 miles away); C.S. Company C, (approx. 0.4 miles away); Samuel G. French (approx. 0.4 miles away); Samuel B. Maxey
States Rights Gist Statue image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 15, 2019
2. States Rights Gist Statue
(approx. 0.4 miles away); U.S. Battery K, (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
 
More about this marker. The sculptor was George Thomas Brewster (1862-1943)
Foundry: Gorham Manufacturing Company
Bust: bronze; Base: polished dark grey granite; Foundation: concrete
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on States Rights Gist. (Submitted on May 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Mark Hilton
3. States Rights Gist
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 120 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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