Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Mississippi Mound Trail
Erected 2016 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi Mound Trail marker series.
Location. 32° 13.696′ N, 90° 55.648′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on U.S. 61 south of Demby Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Across from the Vicksburg Warren Humane Society. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6600 U.S Highway 61, Vicksburg MS 39180, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Yokena Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); Camp Williamson (approx. 4.3 miles away); Tobias Gibson Mississippi (approx. 6 miles away); Vicksburg Siege (approx. 6 miles away); U.S. Battery Benton. (approx. 6.1 miles away); Gibraltar of the Confederacy (approx. 6.1 miles away); U.S. African Brigade (approx. 6.4 miles away in Louisiana). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Regarding Glass Mounds. Some notable artifacts were found at Mound C, including a limestone human effigy pipe and a number of pottery vessels and are currently on display at the Old Courthouse Museum in Vicksburg.
Also see . . . Mississippi Department of Archives & History website about the Glass Mounds. (Submitted on May 28, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 28, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 96 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 28, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.