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Lovely old Confederate Cemetery adjoined to Enterprise Cemetery.
Historical marker recognizing site of significant battle in which Confederate forces successfully deterred three Union ironclads, forcing Gen. Grant to seek another route to capture Vicksburg.
Friendship Cemetery was the site of the observance that led to America's Memorial Day. In April of 1866, Columbus ladies laid flowers at the graves of both Union and Confederate soldiers. Four generals and over 2,000 soldiers are buried here.
Civil War Battlefield site, museum, historic buildings, cemetery, observation tower, tent camping, RV hookups, view the Mississippi River.
Civil War Battlefield site, museum, historic buildings, cemetery, observation tower, campgrounds; view the Mississippi River; nature trail, picnic area, and bath house.
Visit Grand-Gulf Raymond Scenic Byway for a leisurely step back in time amid an enjoyable atmosphere. Delve into Mississippi’s history, explore the lush countryside, or imagine soldiers as they marched along the route years ago.
Corinth honors Civil War casualties by lighting over 10,000 luminaries in the historic downtown area. During the day, there will be entertainment, carriage rides and open houses in downtown businesses.
Contains 180 graves of unknown Confederate soldiers.
Remains of earthwork forts built to protect against Union forces led by Gen. U. S. Grant. The forts provided headquarters for the historic Civil War raid on Holly Springs.
c. 1857-1859. Outstanding example of Greek Revival architecture built with skilled slave labor. Used as a hospital for Confederate wounded after the Battle of Raymond.
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