Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2016 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° 21.058′ N, 90° 52.696′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Cherry Street north of China Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1117 Cherry Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
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 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.
Categories. • Architecture • Education • Notable Buildings • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.