2015 - Vicksburg Natchez - 1000Places
The Old Courthouse, built in 1860, seemed like an inviting target for the Union bombardment.  And indeed, the Union artillerymen often took dead aim at it.  But it was hit only once, and generally survived intact.

The Old Courthouse, built in 1860, seemed like an inviting target for the Union bombardment. And indeed, the Union artillerymen often took dead aim at it. But it was hit only once, and generally survived intact.