The Museum Management Program, National Park Service initiates, develops, and coordinates virtual exhibits to make National Park Service museum collections widely accessible.

The Museum Management Program collaborated with Vicksburg National Military Park to develop this virtual museum exhibit and Teaching with Museum Collections lesson plans to highlight the park’s extensive collections.

Joan Bacharach, Museum Curator and Project Manager
Amber Dumler, Visual Information Specialist
Scott Williams, Photographer, Museum Object Photography and contemporary Cairo Views

Vicksburg National Military Park
Elizabeth Joyner, Curator
Rick Martin, Chief of Operations
Monika Mayr, Superintendent
Fred O'Quin, Park Guide
Robbie Smith, Park Ranger (now at Colonial National Historical Park)
Tracy Trichell, Computer Specialist
Terrence Winschel, Historian
Elizabeth Campbell, Student Intern

Special thanks to:
Eastern National, in particular, Ethel Austin, Shanna Farmer and Janey Seabergh for their support of the Teaching with Museum Collections Workshop

Bobby Horton for the use of his music, Songs of Vicksburg by Bobby Horton. This period music was produced for the Vicksburg National Military Park video tour.

and to:
Edwin Bearss, former Chief Historian, NPS
Matt Borders, NPS Battlefield Program
Kevin Foster, Maritime Historian, NPS
Paul Hawke, NPS Battlefield Program