Pemberton Headquarters (Willis-Cowan House) - Vicksburg
Posted by: jdwms_1950
N 32° 20.910 W 090° 52.674
15S E 699701 N 3581044
Quick Description: Pemberton Headquarters (Willis-Cowan House) - Vicksburg, MS
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 8/5/2007 4:44:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM1YVD
Built ca. 1835. Military headquarters of Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton, who commanded the Confederate forces during the seige of Vicksburg. Here on July 3, 1863, the decision was made to surrender the city.
Date Installed:: 1973/01/01
Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Dept. of Archives and History
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