Atlanta Campaign Cassville historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Atlanta Campaign Cassville historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Bartow County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Bartow County, 34.23786, -84.8405
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Located at the Pavillion at U.S. 41 and road to Cassville from south
Text of marker: "ATLANTA CAMPAIGN CASSVILLE. On May 19, 1864, Johnston entrenched on the ridge east of this marker. Planned to give battle but Sherman threatened his flank and his Corps commanders objected to the position. He therefore withdrew to Allatoona Pass. Rather than attack this strong position Sherman moved past it toward New Hope Church. NATIONAL PARK SERVICE UNITED STATES DEPARMTENT OF THE INTERIOR"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_atlanta-campaign-cassville
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_atlanta-campaign-cassville
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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