The 4th Corps Posted Along the River historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
The 4th Corps Posted Along the River historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1954
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Cobb County
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns
Location:
United States, Georgia, Cobb County, 33.9414626, -84.5766729
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: U.S. 41 just north of Chattahoochee River
Text of marker: "THE 4TH CORPS POSTED ALONG THE RIVER. When the 4th A.C. reached the Chattahoochee July 5, attempts to cross were found impracticable because of Confederate opposition on the other side. Pending the crossing of the 23d A.C. at Soap Cr., July 8, the 4th A.C. marked time in trenches between Rottenwood Cr. (N.), & the R.R. below Vining's Station (S.). July 9: Newton's (2d) div. moved N. to Roswell to support Garrard's cav. July 10: Stanley's (1st) & Wood's (3d) moved N. to Soap Cr. to join the 23d A.C. Stoneman's cav., having returned from a raid below Atlanta, the 14th & 20th Corps crossed at Pace's Ferry, one-half mi. S. 033-87 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1954"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_the-4th-corps-posted-along-the-river
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_the-4th-corps-posted-along-the-river
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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