Brown's Mill historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Brown's Mill historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Paulding County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Paulding County, 33.9205456, -84.8672885
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Ga. 381 at Pickett's Mill Rd., N.E. of New Hope Church
Text of marker: "BROWN'S MILL. One-half mi. S.W., on Pumpkin Vine Cr., was the site of Brown's saw-mill, a landmark during military operations May 25-June 5, 1864. The 23d Corps, moving from Sligh's Mill, Burnt Hickory P.O,. & Owen's Mill, occupied lines on this ridge, facing S.E., from May 26 - June 2, in active support of & in line with the 4th, 14th and 20th Corps (Army of the Cumberland). These troops faced Hood's, Polk's and Hardee's A.C. (Johnston's Army of Tennessee). Two of the notable battles of the Atlanta Campaign were fought here - at New Hope Church (2 mi. S.), May 25, & at Pickett's Mill (1 mi. S.E.), May 27. 110-28 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_browns-mill
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_browns-mill
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by David Seibert. Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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