Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1914 by the U.S. Government.
Location. 32° 20.729′ N, 90° 51.348′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Melborn Place and Clay Street, on the right when traveling south on Melborn Place. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Melborn Place, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Matthew D. Ector (a few steps from this marker); Anshe Chesed Congregation (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); C.S. Company B, (about 500 feet away); Temple Anshe Chesed Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Mississippi (about 800 feet away); Jefferson Davis (about 800 feet away); Boomer's Brigade: Assault, May 22, 1863. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Iowa 5th Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
More about this marker. Cost of the bronze statue was $555 and the pedestal was $220. The sculptor was Solon H. Borghlum.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Confederate General John Gregg. (Submitted on November 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.