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The Bernheimer Complex - Port Gibson, MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member linkys
N 31° 57.599 W 090° 59.031
15R E 690535 N 3537774
Quick Description: Marker in front of a rather unusual style of house in Port Gibson.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 9/22/2011 4:44:02 AM
Waymark Code: WMCMP5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member jdwms_1950
Views: 6

Long Description:
The marker reads:

THE BERNHEIMER COMPLEX

Built by Samuel and Jacob,
prominent Jewish businessmen, this
complex forms an unusual group of
consecutively constructed buildings
of various architectural styles.
This house, built in 1910, replaced
an earlier one used by Gen. U.S.
Grant as his headquarters after
the Battle of Port Gibson, fought
on May 1, 1863.
Date Installed:: 2000/1/1

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Photo or photos will be uploaded.: yes

Related Website:: Not listed

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