Battle of Kolb's Farm historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Battle of Kolb's Farm historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Cobb County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Cobb County, 33.9414626, -84.5766729
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Callaway Rd. at Powder Springs Rd. at the Kolb house
Text of marker: "BATTLE OF KOLB'S FARM June 22, 1864. The extension of the right wing of Federal forces S. of the Dallas Rd. threatening to outflank him, Johnston sent Hood's Corps [CS] from the right (E. of Kennesaw) to this, the extreme left, with directions to stop further Federal advances. Hood sent Stevenson's 4 brigades [CS] -- 2 astride the road, and 2 N. of it, against the 20th and 23d corps troops [US] posted astride the road to the W. This, and later attempts failed to check the Federal extensions southward. 033-13 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 1984"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_battle-of-kolbs-farm2
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_battle-of-kolbs-farm2
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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