4th A.C. at Buckhead historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
4th A.C. at Buckhead historical marker
Creator:
Hogan, Don
Date of Original:
1954
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: East Paces Ferry at Grandview Drive, Atlanta
Text of marker: "4TH A.C. AT BUCKHEAD. July 18, 1864. Left Wing, Army of the Cumberland, having moved from Power's Fy., cast up a line of intrenchments covering roads leading E., S., & W. Contact was made with the 20th A. C. to the right (on W. Pace's Fy. Rd.) & to the left with Schofield's 23d A. C. at Goodwin's. July 19. Wood's & Newton's divs. marched S. on Peachtree Rd. & in concert with 20th & 14th A. C. westward, forced crossings at Peachtree Cr. Stanley's div. moved E. by the old Cheshire Bridge Rd. to occupy a wide gap between Peachtree Rd. & Schofield's A. C. on Pea Vine Creek (near Briarcliff Rd.). Wood's div. followed Stanley the next day via the same route. 060-19 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1954"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_4th-ac-2
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_4th-ac-2
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
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