Athens in McMinn County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battle of Athens
August 1 - 2, 1946
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2A 102.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 26.656′ N, 84° 35.652′ W. Marker is in Athens, Tennessee, in McMinn County. Marker is at the intersection of North White Street and East College Street, on the left when traveling south on North White Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 216 N White St, Athens TN 37303, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as Samuel Cleage (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee Wesleyan College (within shouting distance of this marker); The Nocatula Legend (approx. 0.2 miles away); Petty-Manker Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); First United Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Tyler Morgan (approx. 1.3 miles away); Pushing Toward Knoxville (approx. 5.4 miles away); Road to Chattanooga (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
Also see . . . Battle of Athens (1946). Wikipedia (Submitted on November 16, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2011, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,154 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 16, 2011, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 4, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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