The Nailhead, The Key, The Gibraltar, The Turning Point... Vicksburg has been called all of this and more! The “First", the “Richest”, the “Most Important”, and the “Highest” are superlatives once oft used to describe the city. Full of history, beauty, battlefields and monuments, all who happen to visit the city go away impressed. A century ago everyone-who-was-anyone knew Vicksburg! While historic cities around the world are capitalizing on their past even as they stride toward the future, in the mind of today’s general public, Vicksburg has allowed itself to slip into obscurity—almost. Morgan Gates, a historian, educator, story-teller, author, blogger, tour business owner/operator, and native of the area. Uncovers tidbits from the past and pearls from the present. Join us as we REDISCOVER jut what did and still does make Vicksburg a great pace to live and visit.