Battle of Resaca historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Battle of Resaca historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Whitfield County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Whitfield County, 34.8056116, -84.9672206
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: U.S. 41 immediately north of Whitfield County Line
Text of marker: "BATTLE OF RESACA. At this point the entrenched line of Stanley's (1st) Div., 4th A.C. [USA] crossed the highway, facing Hood's line [CSA] 0.5 mi. South. May 14, 1864: 0.4 mi. E. (near Nance's Spring) Hood's rt. [CSA] made a spirited attack on Stanley's left, [USA] which was foiled by timely arrival of 20th Corps troops [USA]. May 15: Hood's rt. [CSA] attacked 1st Div., 20th A.C. [USA] near State R.R., E., & the 2d & 3d Divs., failing to break Hood's line [USA] in their front, captured Corput's 4-gun battery. 155-2 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca1
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca1
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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