Forty miles north of Port Gibson brings you to the small antebellum city of Raymond. Raymond relies on its picturesque charm and Civil War history to welcome visitors.

An interesting driving tour highlights the historic Hinds County Courthouse (1859) and the Dupree House (1878). The Confederate Cemetery and the Civil War Battlefield with its walking trail offer opportunities to explore where history was made in 1863.
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Mamie’s Cottage at the Dupree House – Raymond, MS

Mamie’s Cottage, circa 1840, is located next to the Dupree House. The house consists of two large front rooms accessed from the gallery and two smaller rear ‘cabinet’ rooms.’ The two main rooms feature fireplaces equipped with gas logs and fronted by finely detailed Greek Revival and Federal influenced mantelpieces.

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