Bringing Coca-Cola to the World By now, it is almost common knowledge that Barq’s Root Beer was created in Biloxi, Mississippi but Coca-Cola has a history in the Magnolia State as well. The delicious drink was first bottled in Vicksburg.
Hike Introduction - Vicksburg National Military Park (U.
In 1937, several years before the LeTourneau plant came to Vicksburg; a group of Christians organized a Sunday School and had worship services in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frazier. Later this group... Immanuel Baptist Church
This Secret Tunnel Played A Huge Role In Mississippi’s History
The idea was to dig the trench close enough to the Confederate troops so that a mine could be placed under the defensive position; however, this plan never came to fruition because Vicksburg ended up surrendering shortly before Union soldiers completed the mine.