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Dallas in Paulding County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Site: Robertson House

 
 
Site: Robertson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 4, 2010
1. Site: Robertson House Marker
Inscription. May 24, 25, 1964. Lt. Gen. Wm. J. Hardee [CS] maintained h’dq’rs here during operations of his command in this sector, incident to finding the position of McPherson’s Army of the Tenn. (rt. wing. Sherman’s forces [US]).

On the 24th, uncertain of where McPherson would place his troops, Hardee extended Johnston’s [CS] left S. E. to Powder Springs, only to be recalled on the 25th when McPherson’s seizure & occupation of Dallas became known. Cleburne’s div. of the corps [CS], passed the house enroute to Powder Springs & the return march N. to New Hope Ch. & battlefield of Pickett’s Mill.
 
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 110-19.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
 
Location. 33° 54.618′ N, 84° 46.691′ W. Marker is in Dallas, Georgia, in Paulding County. Marker is at the intersection of Charles Hardy Parkway (Georgia Route 120) and Bobo Road, on the right when traveling south on Charles Hardy Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dallas GA 30157, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Polk’s Corps at Dallas and New Hope Church
Site: Robertson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 4, 2010
2. Site: Robertson House Marker
Looking northeast on Georgia Highway 120 (Charles Hardy Parkway)
(about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Darby House Cleburne’s H’dq’rs. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Henry Lester House (approx. 1.8 miles away); Site: Colley House Hood’s H’dq’rs (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Hiram Rosenwald School (approx. 2.3 miles away); Confederate Line (approx. 2˝ miles away); Johnston's Headquarters (approx. 2.7 miles away); Federal Line (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dallas.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Site: Robertson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 4, 2010
3. Site: Robertson House Marker
Looking from Bobo Road at the intersection with Georgia Highway 120 (Charles Hardy Parkway)
Site: Robertson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, September 4, 2010
4. Site: Robertson House Marker
Looking southwest on Georgia Highway 120 toward the intersection with US Highway 278.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 726 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 14, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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