Your "Canned Tour"
did Indiana consider seceding?
was the "War of the Canes?"
is a "Mercantile Battery?"
a woman really design Grant's campaign plan?
"Old Abe" still fly around the
cannon was called the Soda Bottle?
How are George Washington, Patrick Henry, and Henry Clay
connected to the Siege?
did Gen. Joe Johnston hate Jefferson Davis?
is under Jefferson Davis' statue's heal?
were Crazy Jane and Whistling Dick?
many gallons of water and p0unds of food were
required for both armies each day?
did Wall Street want to secede?
many horses are needed for 220 cannon?
do Cheerios and the Siege have in common?
was first into Vicksburg after the surrender?
do Operation Desert storm and the Campaign for
Vicksburg have in common?
is the Campaign for Vicksburg called the
much does a Napoleon howitzer and limber weigh?
is "flying artillery"?
did a Confederate officer save General Grant's life?
do the Grand Canyon and Siege of Vicksburg share?
was General Grant hoping to equal George Washington
with a victory at Vicksburg?
or what was the "Child of the Storm?"
was the Mechanicsburg Corridor and what was Grant's
solution to the problem?
was the last living Vicksburg siege veteran?
officer at Vicksburg befriended accused assassin
Mary Surratt and walked her to the gallows?
officer, who handed Maj. Gen. John McClernand his
walking papers, also burned the University of
Alabama and captured Jefferson Davis.
monument was never dedicated?
is General Grant wearing a Navy sword?
Union unit wore kilts?
is a shee-bang?
many tons of coal did an ironclad burn per hour?
does the U. S. Flag flying at the Cairo sport 34
do tombstones back to back in the National Cemetery
much did businesses charge to dig a cave for a family
of two cost during the Siege?
Troiani featured a Vicksburg commander in his
painting "General of the
Vicksburg Iowa veteran's ashes were found in a
warehouse in 2012 and were given a formal burial.
Whose ashes were they?
attack of 22 May used a famous military technique
for the first time. What was it?
has a presence in the Park. Where?
from which state fought hand to hand against each
other on 19 and 22 May?
Lincoln's brother-in-law was wearing gray on the
battlefield. Where was he?
do the Statue of Liberty and the Siege in Vicksburg
have in common?
was the Mississippi Memorial dedicated before it was
last Civil War veteran president signed the Act to
create the Vicksburg National Military Park?
is the source of the Sunset Red Granite used to
build the Texas Memorial?
former U. S. Vice President was in the Army of
Relief intending to save Vicksburg from the east?
president lost a child during the war?
the Siege, what happened to General Grant that kept
him on crutches for two months?
was the last Major General in the Siege to pass
group spoke out against the completion of the back portion
of the original Iowa Memorial?
tragedy befell General Sherman at Vicksburg?
was Vicksburg against secession?
man flew "three miles" without a craft of
was Vicksburg, not Gettysburg, the most important
event of the war?
did the South surrender?
In what northern state was slavery legal during the
What Union general
tried to close West Point after the war?
Who signed the
"witness paper" for Union flag bearer's Medal of
What unit earned the
motto "first at Vicksburg" at the Stockade
A "Canned Tour" Answer These?
A Vicksburg Battlefield guide can.
did the armies shoot through all these trees?
did Gen. Grant say when he saw the Defenses of
did US Engineer Steward Tresalian make up for
designing ladders too short for the 22 May assault?
common bond did Illinois private Albert Cashier and
Kansas Sgt. Arthur Luther share?
were the Vicksburg campaign casualties so low
compared with other national battles?
did Jefferson Davis approve that doctors nationally
wanted to ban?
Grant wanted Unconditional Surrender.
What did he get?
The main Vicksburg Commanders
were from the North. Why were they fighting
for the South?
did the Sultana disaster really happen?
didn't the Vicksburg river batteries work as
there Confederates in the National Cemetery?
a woman create the most sculptures in the Park?
does Jefferson Davis have to do with camels in the
Union states had more troops in Vicksburg than
Pemberton's whole Army?
Union state had the most troops per capita in
was Maj. Gen. Fred Grant perturbed at the dedication
of the Illinois monument?
were famous gunfighters Black Bart and Jack Slade's
connection to the Siege of Vicksburg?
is the connection between the Apollo Theater and the
park feature has been named a National Historic
does the 101st Airborne commemorate a part of the
Siege of Vicksburg to this day?
did General Grant fear linking with General
Nathaniel Banks at Port Hudson?
would Union troops have been eager to attack
Vicksburg on 19 May?
battery fired the first Army salvo into Vicksburg?
qualified a sharpshooter?
"birthday" of the black American combat soldier is June
6. What happened on that day?
Believe It or Not at Vicksburg. What is the
engineer would tear down Grant's Headquarters and
become the first president of the Mississippi River
are the Cairo and Orville Wright connected?
Who were "Pook's Turtles?"
is Spiegel Catalog's connection to the Siege?
happened on General Grant's birthday in 1876?
Army and Navy shells flew into Vicksburg, but how
many civilians were killed?
troops in the trenches amused themselves by watching
kind of races?
contribution did Tiffany Studios make to the Park?
Union soldier was the Siege's youngest Medal of Honor
more Americans involved in D-Day or the Siege of
Vicksburg? Which resulted in the most American
maritime disaster associated with Vicksburg rivaled
the loss of the Titanic?
percent of the Vicksburg National Military Park is
Fort Nogales the highest point in the Park?
Union engineer would later design in Tidal Basin in
Washington, D. C.?
union officer from Vicksburg would be the only Civil
War veteran in uniform in World War I?
union officer at Vicksburg ordered the first shot
fired at the Battle of Bull Run.
D. Lee resigned what post to assume leadership of
the Vicksburg National Park Commission?
Todd Lincoln's brother in law was in the Army of
Relief and later killed in the East. Who is
is known as the "Mother of the Park?"
is the only Union Corps commander with a statue in
the park? And why?
significant role did the steamer Imperial play?
role did agronomy play in the war?
was General Grant's role model?
regiment at Vicksburg recorded the last fatality of
was Abraham Lincoln's brother-in-law on the
did the Vicksburg defenders not get sent to a
prisoner of war camp?
common bond did Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln
Who paid for the
majority of the memorial for Waul's Texas Legion at
the Great Redoubt?
The most Medal of
Honors awarded in one single action? How many and