Confederate Monument (Jackson, Mississippi)

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Confederate Monument
Confederate Statue South of Old Capitol Building, Jackson, Mississippi..png
Confederate Monument (Jackson, Mississippi) is located in Mississippi
Confederate Monument (Jackson, Mississippi)
Confederate Monument (Jackson, Mississippi) is located in the US
Confederate Monument (Jackson, Mississippi)
Location Old Capitol Green, Jackson, Mississippi
Coordinates 32°17′59″N 90°10′46″W / 32.299801°N 90.179388°W / 32.299801; -90.179388
Built 1891
Part of Capitol Green (#69000083[1])
Designated CP November 25, 1969

The Confederate Monument is a historic monument in Jackson, Mississippi, in the United States. It features a soldier standing on top of an obelisk.[2] It was built in 1891, and its dedication was attended by many veterans of the Confederate States Army.[3] It has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a contributing property to the Old Capitol since November 25, 1969.[3]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "Rebel Monuments in Jackson and Mississippi". Jackson Free Press. July 1, 2015. Retrieved March 21, 2018.
  3. ^ a b "NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLAC INVENTORY - NOMINATION FORM: The Capitol Green". National Park Service. United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved March 21, 2018.