Federal Line historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Federal 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
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Hardee Street/Merchants Drive 1/10 mi. west of Merchants Drive, Ga. 6
Text of marker: "FEDERAL LINE. Here, the intrenched line held by Maj. Gen. J. B. McPherson's Army of the Tenn. [US] crossed the road; erected & occupied May 26 & abandoned June 1, 1864. These troops were the right of Federal forces on the Dallas - New Hope Ch. front which had been halted in a flanking move around the Allatoona Mts. by Gen. J. E. Johnston's forces, deployed to oppose the federal move back to the State R.R.. From lines 4 mi. E., Hardee's A.C., of Johnston's Army [CS], faced McPherson. Repeated attempts by Hardee to crush the Federals, failed to dislodge them. 110-12 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_federal-line
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_federal-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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