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Civil War Reenactment   

Nov/10/2012 - Nov/11/2012
Location: Historic Jefferson College

On Saturday & Sunday, November 10 -11, Historic Jefferson College presents its annual Wirt Adams Raid into Natchez Civil War Reenactment, which include cavalry, artillery, and infantry battles. These reenactments are based on Confederate General Wirt Adams and his men’s battle with Federal forces south of Natchez on December 7, 1863.

Reenactment battles will begin at 2:00 p.m. each day.

The Civil War camps open for the public at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

Reenactors will be on hand to answer any questions visitors might have about the life of a soldier during the Civil War. A group of lady reenactors who participate each year will also provide information about the important role women played during the war.

Admission is free to all events but visitors are advised to bring their own chairs and blankets for sitting.



Historic Jefferson College is located four miles northeast of Natchez, off Highway 61 North.

For more information contact us at info@historicjeffersoncollege.com or call 601- 442-2901.



This event is sponsored by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History. This event is also aided by a generous donation from Loyal Order of Moose, Natchez Lodge #1662 and the Natchez National Park.


Contact: Historic Jefferson College
Phone: 601-442-2901

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