Goods & Services
Eastern National, a regional cooperating association, partners with Vicksburg National Military Park to provide bookstore operations in the park's Visitor Center on Clay Street, and the USS Cairo Museum located halfway through the park tour.
Did You Know?
Thomas O. Selfridge, captain of the USS Cairo, commanded three boats which sank during the war. Each began with the letter "C"-Cumberland, Cairo, and Conestoga. The coincidence was noted after the Conestoga sank, and Selfridge was assigned to the USS Osage, which survived to the end of the war.