Dallas-Acworth Road historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Dallas-Acworth Road 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: County Line at Burnt Hickory Rd.
Text of marker: "DALLAS - ACWORTH ROAD. June 2, 1864. The rt. of Johnston's Dallas - New Hope line - a short distance E. of road, was held by Bate's Div. of Hardee's Corps [CS] after being pressed back by Fed. 23d A. C. June 3. Walker's Div. of Hardee, prolonged Bate's line N. E., endeavoring to hold the positions, but seizure of road 1.5 mi. N. E. by Hovey's (1st) Div., 23d A. C. [US] forced Johnston to abandon his Dallas - New Hope line & withdraw E. toward the State R. R. Johnston maintained the Dallas - New Hope line during ten days of constant battle in a rugged wilderness. 033-32 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_dallas-acworth-road
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_dallas-acworth-road
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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