Birmingham, AL & Home! - 04/04/2012

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Jim, the kids, and Uncle Johnny


Vicksburg & Jackson, MS - 04/03/2012

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Some of the many monuments

Overlooking the Mississippi River

The USS Cairo

Personal items from the Cairo

Dome of the Mississippi Capitol

With Rep. Haney

With Reps. Haney & Arnold

The Mississippi Capitol


VIcksburg, MS - 04/02/2012

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Map of the Vicksburg campaign

Temporary bunkers used in battle

The Vicksburg National Military Park Visitors' Center

Part of the city's fortification


Learning about the cannons

Mr. Park Ranger

One of the many markers in the park

The Ohio marker


Dallas, TX - Day 4 - 04/01/2012

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Uncle Jim, Aunt DeeDee, and us at CCBC

A yummy lunch!

Jessica and the kids

Jessica and me

The gifts from the kids...including a roll of duck tape