Near Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
War Comes To Kennesaw
Erected 1956 by National Park Service. (Marker Number KM-1.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1864.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. 33° 58.568′ N, 84° 34.771′ W. Marker is near Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is on Big Mountain Hike. 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. Trading Hard Blows (here, next to this marker); Atlanta Campaign ~ 1864Atlanta Falls (within shouting distance of this marker); The Atlanta Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Dueling Cannons (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tribute to Georgian Generals (approx. 0.2 miles away); Atlanta - Prize of War (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clash at Kennesaw (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
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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