20th A.C.; Pace's Fy. Rd. historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
20th A.C.; Pace's Fy. Rd. historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1956
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Fulton County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Arden Rd. at West Paces Ferry Rd. in Atlanta
Text of marker: "20TH A.C.; PACE'S FY. RD. July 18, 1864. Hooker's Federal 20th Corps, occupied this sector between Howard's 4th at Buckhead, on the left, & Palmer's 14th, on the right, at Howell Mill Road. Williams' & Geary's divs. of the 20th, camped in this vicinity that night, while Ward's div. moved E. to Buckhead where it camped on the right of Howard's 4th Corps. July 19. Geary's div. moved S.W. (on Arden Rd.), intending to cross Peachtree Cr., at Howell's Mill. Finding the 14th A.C. there, Geary shifted his column so as to cross above (at North Side Drive). Williams followed Geary the next day to the battlefield of Peachtree Creek. 060-27 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1956"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_20th-ac-paces-fy
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_20th-ac-paces-fy
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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