Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Harrow’s Div., 15th A.C.
When Coltart’s & Benton’s brigades of Brown’s div., Cheatham’s A.C. [CS] assaulted this sector, Oliver’s & Williams’ troops gave way under a like pressure that broke Morgan Smith’s line at the railroad, only to return at Harrow’s command & re-possess it in a resurgent wave that restored it & the broke section northward. This action is pictured in the Cyclorama of the Battle of Atlanta in Grant Park.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-102.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 45.217′ N, 84° 21.033′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Boulevard Drive 0 miles west of Moreland Avenue (U.S. 23), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1116 Boulevard Drive, Atlanta GA 30317, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benton’s & Coltart’s Brigades Site: The Pope House (approx. 0.3 miles away); The 15th Corps Sector (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Railroad Cut (approx. 0.3 miles away); Manigault's Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Troup Hurt House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigault’s Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); Springvale Park (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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