• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brig. Gen. John D. Stevenson

Brig. Gen. John D. Stevenson, bronze relief portrait

Brig. Gen. John D. Stevenson, bronze portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $275 for bronze

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: July 1911

Location: Pemberton Avenue,
50 yards east of surrender site

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."