Dallas-New Hope Line historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Dallas-New Hope Line 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
United States, Georgia, Paulding County, Dallas, 33.92371, -84.84077
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Ga. 381 and Ga. 6 Bus in Dallas
Text of marker: "DALLAS-NEW HOPE LINE. Four to six mi. N.E., on State Highway 92 at & near New Hope Church, are the battlefield's of New Hope Church & Pickett's Mill - two of the notable engagements of the Atlanta Campaign, May 25 & 27, 1864. From a point 2 mi. S. of Dallas, the embattled Confederate & Federal forces, extending N.E. on a 10 mi. front, maintained daily conflict for 10 days' May 25 - June 4. This Paulding County phase of the Atlanta Campaign was incident to Sherman's flanking operations W. & S.W. of the Allatoona Mtns. Johnston's forces held the Federals in this sector until they moved E. to the State R.R. 110-29 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_dallas-new-hope-line
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_dallas-new-hope-line
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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