Corinth in Alcorn County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Site of Rose Cottage
A look at Civil War Corinth
—through the eyes of wartime artists and photographers —
Erected by Civil War Discovery Trail.
Location. 34° 56.207′ N, 88° 31.175′ W. Marker is in Corinth, Mississippi, in Alcorn County. Marker is on Fillmore Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corinth MS 38834, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Johnston's Headquarters (here, next to this marker); Fillmore Street Chapel (a few steps from this marker); Oak Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Union General Thomas Addresses the Troops (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Curlee House Generals' Headquarters (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Oak Home (about 300 feet away); Site of the Mitchell House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corinth.
Regarding Site of Rose Cottage. The caption of the portrait in the upper right is of, "Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston, CSA."
The photo caption on the left of the marker states, "The cottage shown in this old sketch, home of Col. And Mrs. William Inge, stood here during the war years. Its rose-colored exterior paint suggested its name."
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,352 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 10, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. 3. submitted on September 25, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.