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The fact that many Civil War-era structures still stand in Port Gibson has led the town to adopt something General Grant was supposed to have said as their town's slogan...."Too Beautiful to Burn.” This may be the only southern town to have a quote from a Union general as their town motto.

The fact that many Civil War-era structures still stand in Port Gibson has led the town to adopt something General Grant was supposed to have said as their town's slogan...."Too Beautiful to Burn.” This may be the only southern town to have a quote from a Union general as their town motto.