Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Generals and Ghosts
After the war, the army returned the house to Lattner, who moved back to Chattanooga. Union veterans, who wanted the Lattner house to become a historic site, placed a marker there noting its role as Grant's
Erected by Tennessee Civil War Trails.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Civil War Trails marker series.
Location. 35° 3.344′ N, 85° 18.479′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on East 1st Street west of Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west. This historic marker is located in the downtown area of Chattanooga, near the riverfront, on what use to be a street that has been turned into a vehicle free walkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Battery Smartt (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trail of Tears (about 700 feet away); Ross's Landing (about 700 feet away); 1790 John Ross 1866 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chattanooga's First Citizens (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Cherokee" Ross's Landing (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ernest Walter Holmes, Sr. (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
More about this marker. This historic marker is located very near what use to be the intersection of East 1st Street and Walnut Street. Although Walnut Street use to continue north and cross the Tennessee River on a bridge, it presently ends at this intersection. The bridge, although it still exists, is currently a pedestrian bridge. The historic marker is just a few short steps to the west of Walnut Street, on a pedestrian walkway, on what use to be East 1st Street.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 525 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 2, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.