• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Col. Alex W. Reynolds

Col. Alexander W. Reynolds, bronze relief portrait

Col. Alexander W. Reynolds, bronze relief portrait

NPS Image

Cost: $275 for bronze,

by Federal Government

Sculptor: T.A.R. Kitson

Erected: November 1911

Location: Confederate Avenue
near Florida Memorial

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

President Abraham Lincoln, in speaking of Vicksburg's importance, is reputed to have stated early during the Civil War, "See what a lot of land these fellows hold, of which Vicksburg is the key, the war can never be brought to a close until that key is in our pocket."