Confederate Hospital historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Confederate Hospital historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Lamar County
Hospitals--Confederate States of America
Confederate cemeteries--Georgia--Barnesville
Location:
United States, Georgia, Lamar County, Barnesville, 33.0545709, -84.1557496
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Atlanta St. at the old railroad depot in downtown Barnesville
Text of marker: "CONFEDERATE HOSPITAL. During the War Between the States, 1861-1865, 155 Confederate soldiers, wounded in the Battle of Atlanta and evacuated, died in several improvised hospitals in Barnesville. This marks the site of the main hospital. A marble headstone marks each soldier's grave in Greenwood Cemetery near here. Two Federal troopers are buried with the Confederates and each Memorial Day receive the same tribute. Among States represented are Alabama, Georgia, Arkansas, Connecticut, Kentucky, North Carolina, Mississippi, Texas, Louisiana, Tennessee. 085-4 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1955"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_confederate-hospital
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_confederate-hospital
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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