• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Brigadier General States Rights Gist

General States Rights Gist
General States Rights Gist
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States Rights Gist, Brig. Gen.

Cost: $575 for bronze, $208.91 pedestal

by Federal Government

Sculptor: George T. Brewster

Erected: 1915

Location: South Confederate Avenue,

near Vicksburg High School

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.