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3 edition of Acceptance of parcel of land for park purposes, Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park. found in the catalog.

Acceptance of parcel of land for park purposes, Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Military Affairs

Acceptance of parcel of land for park purposes, Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Military Affairs

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National parks and reserves,
  • Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park (Ga. and Tenn.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLand for Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Park
    SeriesS.rp.827
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16165070M

      This is the only site at the park with an entrance fee. Point Park is right at the top of Lookout Mountain and is really pretty with a bunch of scenic overlook type places: We took the short walk (maybe a total of minutes of walking, with lots of stopping to look at things) around the park and down to the Ochs museum.   The Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is the oldest military park in the country, established in , nearly 21 years before the National Park Service was created. The park was created for the purpose of preserving both the Chickamauga Battlefield and the Chattanooga Battlefield for historical and professional military study.5/5().

    Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, the nation’s first, was created in to preserve and commemorate these battlefields. Chickamauga Battlefield The 5, acre Chickamauga Battlefield, scene of the last major Confederate victory of the Civil War, contains numerous monuments, historical tablets, wayside exhibits, and trails. Guard mount, Fort Oglethorpe, Chicamauga [i.e. Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military] Park, Ga. digital image that was made directly from the original and is of sufficient resolution for most publication purposes. P. Guard mount, Fort Oglethorpe, Chicamauga i.e. Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park, Ga.

    1 negative: glass ; 8 x 10 in. Photo, Print, Drawing The Post gate, Fort Oglethorpe, Chicamauga [i.e. Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military] Park, Ga. The Battle of Chickamauga was over. In its wake were a broken Union army men killed, wounded, missing, and captured. The victorious Confederates controlled the field, and soon followed the Union Army to Chattanooga and prepared to lay siege. In November the Union Army, reinforced by Generals Ulysses S. Grant, William Sherman, and Joseph Hooker, defeated the Confederates at.


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Acceptance of parcel of land for park purposes, Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Military Affairs Download PDF EPUB FB2

Acceptance of Parcel of Land for Park Purposes, Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park. Rept.72 Cong., 1 sess., _____.

_____. Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to Revise the Boundaries of the Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park in the States of Georgia and Tennessee.

Rept.77 Cong., 2 sess., Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is classified for National Register purposes as a discontiguous historic district comprising 8,+ acres of land within the park boundary.

For national parks, the legislated park boundary will usually serve as the. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park was the nation’s first national military park. Its creation and operation established a precedent for establishing and managing historic sites throughout the nation.

For much of its early history, the park was administered by the War Department. Death Knell of the Confederacy. InUnion and Confederate forces fought for control of Chattanooga, known as the "Gateway to the Deep South." The Confederates were victorious at nearby Chickamauga in September.

However, renewed fighting in Chattanooga that November provided Union troops victory and control of the city. Missionary Ridge is located in the Chattanooga Unit of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.

It is a steep ridge that stretches from Chattanooga all the way to Chickamauga. Having lost the battle at Chickamauga, the Union Army retreated to Chattanooga with the Confederates in pursuit.

National Park Partners: Chickamauga Chattanooga Moccasin Bend. NPP. The park's primary support organization, National Park Partners was born out of a desire to do more for the incredible asset we have in our backyard—our Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.

Though Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park commemorates battles at two locations, it was at Chickamauga that the fighting began.

At the start ofthe Confederates occupied Chattanooga, a city of extreme strategic importance due to the convergence of four railroads. Management Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, under the guidance of the National Park Service, maintains the resource "for the purpose of preserving and suitably marking for historical and professional military study the fields of some of the most remarkable maneuvers and most brilliant fighting in the war of the rebellion".

Esta publicación es posible gracias al generoso apoyo de La Paz Chattanooga y los amigos del parque, Socios del National Park. Last updated: August 9, Contact the Park. Request a park brochure. Park brochures are available at the front desk at both Lookout Mountain Battlefield Visitor Center and Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center.

If you are unable to visit, or will be visiting after the visitor centers close, you can request a hard copy of the park brochure by contacting the park. The Confederates were victorious at nearby Chickamauga in September, but renewed fighting in Chattanooga in November gave Union troops final control.

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, the nation's first of its kind, was created in to. Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center and Operations Building.

NPS. The purpose of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is to preserve, protect and interpret for the benefit of the public the nationally significant history, stories, and resources associated with the Civil War campaign for Chattanooga including the battles of Chickamauga and Chattanooga; and years of.

Scale ca.Folded title: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia-Tennessee. "NMP-CHCH" LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Indexed for points of interest. Text on verso. AACR2. The newly created Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park was utilized during the Spanish–American War as a major training center for troops in the southern states.

The park was temporarily renamed "Camp George H. Thomas " in honor of the union army commander during the Civil War battle at the on: Catoosa, Dade, & Walker counties, Georgia.

Scale LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), "Advance sheet. Subject to correction." Title at top of sheet: Georgia. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park (Chickamauga Battlefield).

Detailed topographic map indicating monuments and markers. sites are listed and keyed by number to the map. Countour interval is 5 feet. National Park Service Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park Begin Tour. Home Sites Map Monuments. Accuracy Assessment: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Prepared for the National Park Service by NatureServe Durham, NC July NatureServe is a non-profit organization providing the scientific knowledge that forms the basis for effective conservation action.

Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia. 21, likes talking about this 21, were here. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is /5(). The Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park is the oldest and largest of America's Civil War parks, encompassing land north and south of the Tennessee-Georgia border.

This National Military Park commemorates the Battle of Chickamauga and the Battles for Chattanooga. The objective was the Chattanooga, Tennessee, region, the gateway to the Deep South. The objective was the Chattanooga, Tennessee, region, the gateway to the Deep South.

() Lafayette Rd Fort Oglethorpe, GA /5(39).Restaurants near Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park: ( mi) Krystal ( mi) Ming Moon Chinese Restaurant ( mi) Donut Palace ( mi) Arby's ( mi) Wendy's; View all restaurants near Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park on Tripadvisor $5/5().Scaleor 1 in.

= ft. Alternate title in lower margin: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Ga. (Chickamauga Battlefield). Photocopy; blue line print. "Surveyed in " "Polyconic projection." Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "Advance sheet. Subject to correction." "G-CF P " LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), Available also through the Library of.