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1835 Greek Revival mansion where a Xmas Ball was interupted by the arrival of Union troops; home of famous siege diarist Emma Balfour; Union headquarters after Vicksburg fell; rare 3-story elliptical staircase. This designated Misissippi Landmark, furnished with beautiful period antqiues, is available for private parties and special events by reservation. Gift shop contains a unique selection of antiques, glassware, linens, collectibles and many special items.

Location: 1002 Crawford St, Vicksburg Mississippi 39180 Telephone 601-638-7113 Toll Free: 800-294-7113

Other History nearby:
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(Vicksburg) Balfour House
(Vicksburg) Belle of the Bends
(Vicksburg) Biedenharn Candy Company Museum
(Vicksburg) Biedenharn Museum of Coca-Cola Museum
(Vicksburg) Civil War Living History

07/07 Coming to The Vicksburg area
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