Tag: mississippi

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This park is beautifully maintained…and huge! It’s true that the subject matter isn’t everyone’s cup-of-tea, but we made it a point to visit, as the kids have been studying the Civil War, and there is a lot of history here. In a really, really, really small nutshell, President Abraham Lincoln referred to the post at […]

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Fourth state in a week! Yes, we are really spreading our wings now that we are out of Florida :) We are here to visit the National Military Park because we’ve been studying the Civil War in American history and this year marks 150 years. Vicksburg was the last hold out and was crucial to […]