Near Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1956 by National Park Service. (Marker Number KM-2.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 26, 1862.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. 33° 58.58′ N, 84° 34.746′ W. Marker is near Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is on Big Mountain Hike. Was located at Kennesaw Mountain Battlefield Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta GA 30060, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. The Atlanta Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Atlanta Campaign ~ 1864 (within shouting distance of this marker); Trading Hard Blows (within shouting distance of this marker); War Comes To Kennesaw (within shouting distance of this marker); Dueling Cannons (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tribute to Georgian Generals (about 700 feet away); Atlanta - Prize of War (about 800 feet away); Clash at Kennesaw (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
Regarding Atlanta Falls. Included on the marker is a sketch of the Atlanta Skyline.
Also see . . . Kennesaw Mountain, Battlefield Park. National Park Service (Submitted on January 19, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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