He learned about Gettysburg and Vicksburg, Manassas, and Antietam.
In 1933, Ben Shahn loaned Walker Evans a right-angle viewfinder, which he took on assignment to Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Grant moved more slowly, because he did not wish to force his enemy back upon Vicksburg, but to hold him as far north as possible.
There's been a cut-off in that section, and Vicksburg is left out in the cold.
Somebody had told the children that toys were to be bought at Vicksburg, and all argument was to them worth less than the fact.
But with Gettysburg and Vicksburg the whole aspect of the war changed.
Ten, and of Vicksburg, had let the Father of Waters again run "unvexed to the sea."
Do Richmond papers of 6th say nothing about Vicksburg, or if anything, what?
It was that looming shadow in the North and that other in that far Southwest hovering over lost Vicksburg.
We'll go to Vicksburg with Grant, Dick, and get that silver yet.
city in Mississippi, U.S., incorporated 1825, named for early settler in the region the Rev. Newitt Vick, who was said to have come there c.1812 from Virginia with his family and chose the town site in 1819.