Federal Armies at Adairsville historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Federal Armies at Adairsville historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Bartow County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Bartow County, Adairsville, 34.3687021, -84.9341093
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: U.S. 41 at the cemetery in Adairsville
Text of marker: "FEDERAL ARMIES AT ADAIRSVILLE. May 18, 1864, The 4th, 14th & 20th Corps (Army of the Cumberland), together with the 15th & 16th corps (Army of the Tennessee), reached Adairsville, from Resaca, at noon. Sherman, convinced that all of Johnston's forces had gone to Kingston & Etowah River crossings S. of it, directed his forces to converge there. McPherson's Army of the Tennessee moved to Barnsley's; the 4th & 14th by direct road to Kingston; the 23d (at Mosteller's Mills, 5 mi. E.) & the 20th, were shifted S.W. across the Gravelly Plateau. 008-28 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_federal-armies-at-adairsville
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_federal-armies-at-adairsville
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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