• Creator
  • Barnard, George N., 1819-1902
  • Created Date
  • 3-22-02
  • Description
  • Reproduction of a black and white photograph of Battle Ground of Resaca, Georgia, No. 2. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10". During the 14th of May, 1864, the lines were formed, General... more
    Reproduction of a black and white photograph of Battle Ground of Resaca, Georgia, No. 2. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10". During the 14th of May, 1864, the lines were formed, General McPherson slowly pressing forward with the Army of the Tennessee on the right until within easy shelling range of Resaca and the bridges over the Oostanaula. In the town scarcely a single house remained unmarked by shot or shell. . . .Generals Palmer and Schofield were slowly but surely gaining ground in the center." Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign. (New York: Dover Publications, 1977), p. xi-xii. Antebellum Society and the Civil War. 16 History. less
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