• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. Evander McNair

Brig. Gen. Evander McNair, bronze bust

Brig. Gen. Evander McNair, bronze bust

NPS Image

Cost: $650 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: Anton Schaaf

Erected: March 1915

Location: North Frontage Road,
50 yards west of South Confederate Avenue

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park is one of the most heavily monumented parks in the world with over 1330 monuments, markers, tablets, and plaques. The beauty and artistry of its monumentation prompted one Civil War veteran to call Vicksburg National Military Park, "the art park of the world."