Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 18.706′ N, 90° 54.021′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from South Washington Street / Warrenton Road (U.S. 61) north of I-20 Frontage Road (Interstate 20). Touch for map. Marker is at the northeast corner of the Mississippi State Welcome Center - on the walkway off the Welcome Center parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4210 South Washington Street, Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mississippi (here, next to this marker); U.S. Battery Benton. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "The Widow Blakely" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tobias Gibson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alpha Kappa Alpha National Presidents Ninth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers (approx. 2 miles away in Louisiana); U.S. African Brigade (approx. 2 miles away in Louisiana); Freedmen Fight at Milliken's Bend (approx. 2 miles away in Louisiana). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Categories. • Notable Events • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,905 times since then and 34 times this year. Last updated on January 8, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 5, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 4, 5. submitted on January 8, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.