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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Lookout Mountain

 
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Lookout Mountain, Tennessee and Vicinity
    Hamilton County (534)
    Bledsoe County (8)
    Bradley County (18)
    Marion County (20)
    Meigs County (27)
    Rhea County (13)
    Sequatchie County (3)
    Catoosa County, Georgia (802)
    Dade County, Georgia (4)
    Walker County, Georgia (358)
    Whitfield County, Georgia (70)
 
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1Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-183 — 104th Illinois Infantry
(Front): 104th Infantry 1st Brigade - Carlin, 1st Division - Johnson, 14th Army Corps - Palmer. (Back):Commanded by LT COL - DOUGLAS HAPEMAN. Reached General Hooker's command from Chattanooga soon after dark November . . . — Map (db m35710) HM
2Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-330 — 111th Pennsylvania Infantry — Cobham's 2nd Brigade — Geary's 2nd Division —
111th Regiment. Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteer Infantry. Lieutenant Colonel Thomas M. Walker, Commanding Cobham's 2nd Brigade, Geary's 2nd Division, Slocum's 12th Corps. Recruited in Erie, Pennsylvania, and joined the Army of . . . — Map (db m68926) HM WM
3Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-150 — 13th Illinois Infantry Monument — Woods' Brigade — Osterhaus' Division —
Front side of the Marker: Illinois 13th Infantry, 1st Brigade - Woods, 1st Division - Osterhaus. 15th Army Corps - Blair. Back side of the Marker: Commanded By Lt. Col-Frederic W. . . . — Map (db m70154) HM WM
4Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-332 — 147th Pennsylvania Infantry — 1st Brigade — 2d Division —
Front side of the Marker: The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania To Her 147th Infantry Regiment. Colonel Ario Pardee, Commanding. 1st Brigade. 2d Division. 12th Corps. Back side of the . . . — Map (db m70157) HM WM
5Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-323 — 28th Pennsylvania Infantry — 1st Brigade — 2nd Division —
Front side of Marker: 28th Pennsylvania Infantry 1st Brigade - 2nd Division 12th Corps Back side of Marker: Mustered in at Philadelphia, PA., June 26th, 1861. Re-enlisted as veteran volunteers . . . — Map (db m70174) HM WM
6Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-276 — 29th Ohio Infantry — Candy's Brigade — Geary's Division —
29th Ohio Infantry. Candy's Brig., Geary's Div., 12th Corps. Col. William T. Fitch. Nov. 24, 1863. In preparing for the assault on Lookout Mountain, the 29th formed a part of the strong detail . . . — Map (db m70160) HM
7Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-325 — 29th Pennsylvania Infantry — Cobham's 2nd Brigade — Geary's 2nd Division —
Twenty Ninth Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Colonel William Richards, Junior, Commanding. Cobham's Brigade, Geary's Division. Slocum's Twelfth Corps. Hooker's Detachment From the Army of the Potomac. . . . — Map (db m68929) HM
8Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-260 — 2nd Ohio Infantry — Carlin's Brigade — Johnson's Division —
Second Ohio Infantry Colonel Anson G. McCook, Carlin's Brigade Johnson's Division, Palmer's Corps November 24, 1863, 8 P.M. This Regiment with its Brigade crossed Chattanooga Creek near its mouth shortly before dark November 24, . . . — Map (db m98449) HM
9Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-166 — 59th Illinois Infantry — 3rd Brigade - Grose. — 1st Division - Cruft. —
Front side of the Marker: Illinois 59th Infantry. 3rd Brigade - Grose. 1st Division - Cruft. 4th Army Corps - Granger. Back side of the Marker: Commanded by Major Clayton Hale . . . — Map (db m70159) HM WM
10Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-262 — 5th Ohio Infantry — Candy's Brigade — Geary's Division —
5th Ohio Infantry. Candy's Brig., Geary's Div., 12th Corps. Col. John H. Patrick. Nov. 24, 1863. When the movement of Geary's Division against Lookout Mountain began on the morning of Nov. . . . — Map (db m70168) HM
11Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-170 — 75th Illinois Infantry
(Front): 75th Infantry 3rd Brigade - Grose, 1st Division - Cruft, 4th Army Corps - Granger. (Back):Commanded by COL - JOHN E. BENNETT. With Geary's Division from 3 until 6.30 P.M. November 24th. Moved to Missionary . . . — Map (db m35708) HM
12Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-172 — 84th Illinois Infantry
(Front): 84th Infantry 3rd Brigade - Grose, 1st Division - Cruft, 4th Army Corps - Granger. (Back):Commanded by COL - LOUIS H WATERS. With Geary's Division near Cravens' House from 3 until 6.30 P.M. November 24th. Moved . . . — Map (db m35709) HM
13Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-177 — 92d Illinois Infantry
92d Infantry Co. F detached at Gen. Cruft's Headquarters, Nov. 24, 1863. — Map (db m35706) HM
14Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-179 — 96th Illinois Infantry
Illinois 96th Infantry 2d Brigade. 1st Division. 4th Corps. Nov. 25, 1863.Map (db m58427) HM
15Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-180 — 96th Illinois Infantry — 2nd Brigade - Whitaker — 1st Division - Cruft. —
Front side of Marker: Illinois 96th Infantry. 2nd Brigade - Whitaker. 1st Division - Cruft. 4th Army Corps - Granger. Back side of Marker: Commanded By Col.-Thomas E. Champion . . . — Map (db m70181) HM WM
16Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Battle Above the Clouds
Hooker's troops drove the Confederates from Lookout Mountain On November 24, 1863, Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, the Union commander, ordered Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker's forces to storm Lookout Mountain. Hooker's men swept . . . — Map (db m58974) HM
17Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-1A — Battle of Chattanooga, 1st Day, Nov. 23
November 23d, 1863, under instructions from Gen. Grant to ascertain whether the Confederates still occupied the valley, Gen. Thomas disposed forces in front of Fort Wood, the site of which is now marked by the stand-pipe of the water works. The . . . — Map (db m106406) HM
18Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-2A — Battle of Chattanooga, 2d Day, Nov. 24
During the night of Nov. 23, 1863, Gen. Sherman crossed the Tennessee at the mouth of the Chickamauga, under orders to carry the north end of Missionary Ridge to the railroad tunnel. He seized the ground now known as Sherman Heights and held it . . . — Map (db m106422) HM
19Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-3A — Battle of Chattanooga, 3d Day, Nov. 25
During the night of Nov. 24, 1863, Bragg's forces withdrew from the plain and Lookout and joined those on Missionary Ridge, occupying it from Rossville to Tunnel Hill, and a spur thence eastward to the Chickamauga. Sherman early on the 25th . . . — Map (db m106427) HM
20Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Battle of Missionary Ridge
Undaunted Union infantry fought their way to the crest On November 25, 1863, the Union army under Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant made its final moves to destroy the Confederate forces on Missionary Ridge, the long ridge in . . . — Map (db m58978) HM
21Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-12 — Battle of Wauhatchie
Generals Bragg and Longstreet observed from Lookout the arrival of Hooker's forces in Lookout Valley on the afternoon of October 28, 1863. Bragg ordered a night attack on General Geary's Division (six regiments) established about the church at the . . . — Map (db m106393) HM
22Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-7 — Campaign for Chattanooga — August 16th to September 22nd
At the opening of this campaign Bragg, commanding the Confederate Army, held Chattanooga. Rosecrans, commanding the Union Army occupied the western base of the Cumberlands from McMinneville to Winchester. Crittenden's Corps, the left of the Union . . . — Map (db m106432) HM
23Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-8 — Campaign for Chattanooga (Continued) — August 16th to September 22nd
Passing around Lookout, and leaving one brigade to occupy Chattanooga, Crittenden marched via Rossville and Ringgold to Lee and Gordon's Mill. Bragg, with the design of attacking the Union Corps in detail, first ordered strong movements in the . . . — Map (db m106469) HM
24Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-105 — Candy's Brigade — Geary's Division — Slocum's Corps —
Candy's Brigade. Geary's Division - Slocum's Corps. Col. Charles Candy, Col. William R. Creighton. Nov. 24, 1863. 5th Ohio - (3 Companies) Maj. Henry E. Symmes. 7th Ohio - Col. William R. . . . — Map (db m70155) HM
25Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-106 — Carlin's Brigade — Johnson's Division — Palmer's Corps —
Carlin's Brigade. Johnson's Division, Palmer's Corps. Brig. Gen. William P. Carlin. Nov 24, 1863 104th Illinois, Lieut. Col. Douglas Hapeman. 38th Indiana, Lieut Col. Daniel F. Griffin. 42nd Indiana, Lieut. Col. William T.B. McIntire. 88th . . . — Map (db m35711) HM
26Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Chattanooga and Missionary Ridge
You are now looking to the northeast In 1863, Chattanooga was a major railroad hub with a population of 2,500. In late November the city was in Union hands, while Confederate forces occupied Lookout Mountain and . . . — Map (db m58976) HM
27Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Civil War Artillery
The Six-Pounder The smallest regulation gun of the Civil War was the six-pounder. Such guns, firing projectiles only 3.67 inches in diameter, often lacked sufficient power and range; however, both Union and Confederate forces . . . — Map (db m81681) HM
28Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-368 — Clayton's Brigade
Clayton's Brigade Stewart's Division - Breckinridge's Corps. Col. J. T. Holtzclaw. Nov. 25, 1863, 8 P.M. 18th Alabama - Maj. Shop Ruffin. 32nd Alabama - Capt. John W. Bell. 36th Alabama - Col. Lewis T. . . . — Map (db m68851) HM
29Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-109 — Cobham's Brigade — Geary's Division — Slocum's Corps —
Cobham's Brigade Geary's Division - Slocum's Corps. Colonel George A. Cogham, Jr. Nov. 24, 1863. 29th Pennsylvania - Colonel William Rickards, Jr. 109th Pennsylvania - Captain Frederick L. Gimber. 111th . . . — Map (db m68944) HM
30Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-339C — Confederate Casualties — Battle of Chattanooga — November 23 - 27, 1863 —
Confederate Casualties - Battle of Chattanooga. Nov. 23d to Nov. 27th, 1863. The losses here given by Divisions include Orchard Knob, Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge, and operations following as far as Ringgold Gap, GA. Longstreet's Corps . . . — Map (db m57908) HM
31Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-341 — Confederate Forces – Battle of Lookout — Nov. 24th, 1863.
The night before the Battle Gen. Stevenson was assigned to command the Confederate line from Chattanooga Creek to the extreme left on Lookout Mountain, a distance of 15 miles. Stevenson’s Division, of Brown’s, Cummings and Pettu’s Brigades then . . . — Map (db m23187) HM
32Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — 2A 63 — Confederate Position, 1863
On November 24, 1863, at the time of the fighting for Lookout Mountain, all of which took place on the side of the mountain, not the top, this position along the West Brow was held by the 18th and 20th Tennessee Infantry. Composed largely of men . . . — Map (db m51692) HM
33Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-406 — Corput's Georgia Battery — Capt. W.W. Carnes' Artillery Battalion. — Stevenson's Division, Breckinridge's Corps. —
Corput's Georgia Battery Four 12 Pounder Napoleons. Capt. W.W. Carnes' Artillery Battalion. Stevenson's Division. - Breckinridge's Corps. Nov.24, 1863, 2 P.M. Capt. Max Van Den Corput, Commanding. 1st Lieut. M.S. McWhorter. . . . — Map (db m58441) HM
34Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-405 — Corput's Georgia Battery — Capt. W.W. Carnes' Artillery Battalion. — Stevenson's Division, Breckinridge's Corps. —
Corput's Georgia Battery Four 12 Pounder Napoleons. Capt. W.W. Carnes' Artillery Battalion. Stevenson's Division. - Breckinridge's Corps. Nov.24, 1863, 2 P.M. Capt. Max Van Den Corput, Commanding. 1st Lieut. M.S. McWhorter. . . . — Map (db m58807) HM
35Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-80 — Cruft's Division — Granger's Corps
Cruft's Division, Granger's Corps Brig. Gen. Charles Cruft. Nov. 24, 1863 2nd Brigade, Brig. Gen. Walter C. Whitaker. 3rd Brigade, Col. William Grose. At daylight November 24th Whitaker's Brigade joined Geary's Division at Wauhatchie crossed . . . — Map (db m35705) HM
36Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — 2A 54 — Federal Entrenchments
The intrenchments of which vestiges are visible from here were constructed by the Federal garrison detailed to guard the Federal Army hospital which was situated a short distance from here. This construction took place following the fighting around . . . — Map (db m81682) HM
37Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-31A — Final Line
Final Line of Walthall's and Pettus' BrigadesMap (db m68855) HM
38Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-31B — Final Union Line
Final Union Line. Geary's, Cruft's and Osterhaus' Troops. — Map (db m68856) WM
39Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-402 — Garrity's Alabama Battery — Maj. Alfred R. Courtney's Artillery Battalion. — Hindman's Division. —
Garrity's Alabama Battery. Two 10 Pdr. Parrotts, Two 12 Pdr. Napoleons. Maj. Alfred R. Courtney's Artillery Battalion. Hindman's Division. Nov. 1863. Capt. James Garrity, Commanding. 1st Lieut. Philip Bond. 1st Lieut. . . . — Map (db m20356) HM
40Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-83 — Geary's Division — Slocum's Corps
Geary's Division - Slocum's Corps. Brig. Gen. John W. Geary. Nov. 24th, 1863 First Brigade, Col. Charles Candy. Second Brigade, Col. George A. Cobham, Jr. Third Brigade, Col. David Ireland. The division, re-enforced by six regiments of Whitaker's . . . — Map (db m35704) HM
41Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-113 — Grose's Brigade — Cruft's Division — Granger's Corps —
Grose's Brigade Cruft's Division - Granger's Corps. Col. William Grose. Nov. 25th, 1863 59th Illinois - Maj. Clayton Hale, 75th Illinois - Col. John E. Bennett, 84th Illinois - Col. Louis H. Waters, . . . — Map (db m70147) HM
42Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-72-74 — Hooker's Column — Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker — October 27 - November 24, 1863 —
Geary's Division, (12th Corps) Brig. Gen John W. Geary. Cruft's Division, (4th Corps) Brig. Gen. Charles Cruft. Osterhaus' Division, (15th Corps) Brig. Gen. Peter J. Osterhaus. The advance of General Hooker's command from the Army of the Potomac, . . . — Map (db m35702) HM
43Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-411 — Howell's Georgia Battery — Martin's Artillery Battalion -Walker's Division — Hardee's Corps —
Howell's Georgia Battery. 2 6-pdr., 2 12-pdr. howitzers.Maj. Robert Martin's Artillery Battalion.Walker's Division, Hardee's Corps.Nov 24th, 1863, 11 A.M.Capt. Evan P. Howell, Commanding.1st Lieut. W.C. Robson.2nd Lieut. T.J. Gilmore.2nd Lieut. R.T. . . . — Map (db m35757) HM
44Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-193 — Iowa State Monument
(East Side): Iowa remembers her patriot sons who went forth at the call of duty to honor their country in the dreadful carnage of war 4th Infantry Lieut. Col. George Burton 9th Infantry Col. D. Carskaddon (North Side): Williamson's . . . — Map (db m35713) HM
45Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-118-119 — Ireland's Brigade — Geary's Division — Slocum's Corps —
Ireland's Brigade Geary's Division - Slocum's Corps Col. David Ireland November 24, 1863 60th New York - Col. Abel Godard. 78th New York - Lieut Col. Herbert von Hammerstein. 102d New York - Col. James C. Lane. 137th New York - Capt. Milo B. . . . — Map (db m35707) HM
46Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-9 — Localities of the Campaign
In the west and northwest lie the Cumberland Mountains. Immediately west of Lookout are the Raccoon or Sand Mountains. Their continuation north of the Tennessee is Walden's Ridge. Sequatchie Valley lies between Walden's and the main ridge of the . . . — Map (db m106452) HM
47Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Lookout Mountain — American Revolutionary War Battle
The Chattanooga area was firmly controlled by the Chickamauga Indians at the time of The American Revolution. The Cherokee Indian chiefs had signed peace and land treaties with the Colonial settlers. However, a small group of rebellious Cherokees . . . — Map (db m4496) HM
48Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — 2A 53 — Lookout Mountain Educational Institute
Originally planned as a coeducational philanthropic school for white children, and financed by Christopher R. Robert, who founded Robert College in Constantinople and gave liberally to Hamilton College and Auburn Theological Seminary. It was founded . . . — Map (db m74593) HM
49Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Lookout Mountain Trails
A series of hiking trails traverse the wooded slopes of Lookout Mountain within the boundaries of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. From this point you may walk to several historic sites and viewpoints, including the Cravens House . . . — Map (db m58932) HM
50Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Lookout Valley
You are looking across Lookout Valley and the flat-topped ridges of the Cumberland Plateau. The morning of November 24, Union Gen. Hooker's troops crossed Lookout Creek opposite the present railroad yard in the valley. Then, in a long column, they . . . — Map (db m58859) HM
51Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Lookout Valley and Browns Ferry
You are now looking to the northwest From this commanding viewpoint 1,300 feet above the river, you can see many of the historic areas associated with the Battles for Chattanooga in 1863. Among these features are Lookout . . . — Map (db m58936) HM
52Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Medal of Honor Heritage Trail — Lookout Mountain - November - 1863
General Grant originally intended the action on Lookout Mountain to be a simple demonstration or diversion to distract the Confederates while General Tecumseh Sherman moved north of the river and prepared to attack the north end of Missionary Ridge. . . . — Map (db m103963) HM
53Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-380 — Moore's Brigade — Cheatham's Division — Hardee's Corps —
Moore's Brigade Cheatham's Division - Hardee's Corps. Brigadier General John C. Moore. November 24, 1863, 1:30 p.m. 37th Alabama - Lieutenant Colonel A. A. Green. 40th Alabama - Colonel John H. Higley. 42nd Alabama - . . . — Map (db m105526) HM
54Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Mountain Cliffs - Cherokee Geology
[Left-Side of Text]: Mountain Cliffs As you walk along this path, you see piles of rock (sandstone) built up in layers. It is a hard rock that forms the cap of Lookout Mountain and the other ranges of the Cumberland . . . — Map (db m58866) HM
55Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT230-34 — New York
(East Side):To Ireland's (formerly Greene's) Brigade, Geary's Division, Slocum's Corps, Hooker's command, 11th and 12th Corps, Army of the Potomac, in the Battle of Lookout Mountain, November 24, 1863. 60th New York Infantry Col. Abel Godard . . . — Map (db m35699) HM
56Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT221-29 — New York Peace Monument
[Text from the outer plaque facing north]: On Nov. 23, 1863, Maj. Gen. Hooker was directed to make a demonstration early the following morning on the Point of Lookout Mountain with the troops in Lookout Valley under his command, . . . — Map (db m23954) HM WM
57Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-10 — Occupation of the Summit of Lookout — Nov. 25th. 1863.
No Union troops reached the top of the Mountain during the Battle of Lookout. The Confederates began to withdraw from the summit at 7 P.M. of the 24th, and completed the retirement about 9 o'clock, and at 10 P.M. had crossed Chattanooga Creek on . . . — Map (db m81685) HM
58Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT250-51 — Ohio
East Side Erected by the State of Ohio in memory of the Ohio troops that were engaged in the Battle of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee Nov. 24, 1863. 1st Brigade 2nd Division 12th Army Corps Col. Charles Candy Col. William R. Creighton 5th . . . — Map (db m35701) HM
59Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-93 — Osterhaus' Division — Blair's Corps
Osterhaus' Division, Blair's Corps Brig. Gen. Peter J. Osterhaus. Nov. 24, 1863 1st Brigade, Brig. Gen. Charles R. Woods. 2nd Brigade, Col. James A. Williamson. Early on the 24th the division took . . . — Map (db m35717) HM
60Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-16-18 — Participation of the Artillery — November 24, 1863
Tablet #1 Union Batteries 7th Indiana (Sec) Lt. Otho H. Morgan Baird Mouth Chatta. Creek 10th Indiana Capt. Wm. A. Naylor Sheridan Moccasin Point 1st Iowa Lt. James M. Williams Osterhaus W. of Lookout Creek 2d Missouri . . . — Map (db m35750) HM
61Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-382-83 — Pettus' Brigade — Stevenson's Division — Breckinridge's Corps —
[Text from the First Tablet]: Pettus' Brigade Stevenson's Division - Breckinridge's Corps. Brig. Gen. Edmund W. Pettus Nov. 25, 1863 20th Alabama - Capt. John W. Davis. 23rd Alabama - Lieut. Col. . . . — Map (db m68853) HM
62Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Point Hotel
Constructed here in the middle of the 1880s was a multi-storied Point Hotel. The top of the structure reached the top of the massive rock formation in front of you, so that hotel guests could obtain the same view as that afforded from the point of . . . — Map (db m68945) HM
63Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Point Park
Ahead are some of Lookout Mountain's finest views The walkway beginning here leads through Point Park to historic Point Lookout, the northern most promontory of Lookout Mountain. The distance to Point Lookout is 1/4 mile, . . . — Map (db m58474) HM
64Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-14 — Re-Opening the Tennessee River
After Chickamauga, the Confederates by holding Lookout Mountain and Valley, closed the river line of supplies. Rosecrans' plan for its re-opening was to move Hooker's force from Bridgeport into Lookout Valley, Gen. W. F. Smith to co-operate from . . . — Map (db m106401) HM
65Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Soldier Tourists — The View from the Top
Both the Confederate and the Union soldiers who fought in and around Chattanooga were struck by the region's scenic beauty. During the Union army's occupation of Chattanooga (November 1863 - Summer 1865), countless men hiked up Lookout Mountain to . . . — Map (db m59082) HM
66Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — 2A 47 — Spiritualist Camp Ground
The Natural Bridge is nearby. Near here, also, was the Natural Bridge Hotel, acquired by the Southern Spiritualists' Association in 1885. Daily meetings, including lectures and private seances, were first held in the hotel, later in an octagonal . . . — Map (db m150494) HM
67Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-359 — Stevenson's Division — Breckinridge's Corps. — Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson. —
Stevenson's Division - Breckinridge's Corps. Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson. Nov. 24, 1863 Brown's Brigade - Brig. Gen. John C. Brown. Cumming's Brigade - Brig. Gen. Alfred Cumming. Pettus' Brigade - Brig. Gen. Edmund W. . . . — Map (db m58811) HM
68Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-358-58A — Stevenson's Division — Breckinridge's Corps — Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson —
[Text from the First Tablet]: Stevenson's Division - Breckinridge's Corps. Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson. Nov. 24, 1863 Brown's Brigade - Brig. Gen. John C. Brown. Cumming's Brigade - Brig. Gen. . . . — Map (db m68850) HM
69Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — 2A 57 — Summertown
Summertown, the first community on Lookout Mountain, was in this general area. The Lookout Mountain Hotel and its cottages were erected here in 1856 by Colonel James A. Whiteside and associates. Guests came up a toll road in carriages which met . . . — Map (db m13844) HM
70Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — 2 A 69 — Sunset Rock — Oct. 28, 1863
From here, General Braxton Bragg, with James Longstreet, one of his corps commanders, watched the Federals under Major General Joseph Hooker, then arriving from the Army of the Potomac and in process of entering Lookout Valley. They determined to . . . — Map (db m51689) HM
71Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — Tennessee River and Moccasin Bend
You are now looking to the north Here the Tennessee River makes a sweeping, clockwise loop around Moccasin Bend. In 1863, vital supplies were brought to the besieged Federals in Chattanooga across the "neck" of Moccasin . . . — Map (db m81771) HM
72Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — The Battles for Chattanooga — 1863
A series of battles in 1863 secured Chattanooga for the Union The city of Chattanooga with its railroads and riverboats was a vital transportation center during the Civil War. Both armies recognized its importance. In the . . . — Map (db m58463) HM
73Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — The Cravens House — Federals drove the Confederates from their headquarters here
Robert Cravens, an ironmaster, built the first house on this site in 1856. Seven years later, in the fall of 1863, Confederate troops occupied Lookout Mountain, and Cravens' house became the headquarters of Confederate Brig. Gen. Edward C. Walthall. . . . — Map (db m35700) HM
74Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — 2A 56 — The University of The South
Founded here July 4, 1857, when its first trustees, representing Episcopal dioceses in ten Southern states, met to adopt the plan of Bishop (later Confederate General) Leonidas Polk for a university to be sponsored by the Episcopal Church. Following . . . — Map (db m13839) HM
75Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-66C — Union Casualties — Battle of Chattanooga — November 23 - 27, 1863 —
Union Casualties - Battle of Chattanooga. Nov. 23d to Nov. 27th, 1863.The losses here given by Divisions include Orchard Knob, Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge and operations following as far as Ringgold Gap, GA. Cruft's Div., 4th Corps - . . . — Map (db m57906) HM
76Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-11 — Union Occupation of the Summit — November 25, 1863
No Union troops gained the top of Lookout Mountain during the battle. Before daylight the next morning thereafter, General Whitaker, commanding brigade in Cruft's Division of the Fourth Corps, called for volunteers from the Eighth Kentucky to scale . . . — Map (db m68943) HM
77Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-391-92 — Walthall's Brigade — Cheatham's Division — Hardee's Corps. —
[Text from the First Tablet]: Walthall's Brigade Cheatham's Division - Hardee's Corps. Brig. Gen. Edward Cary Walthall. Nov. 24, 1863, 1 p.m. 24th Mississippi - Col. William F. Dowd. 27th . . . — Map (db m68854) HM
78Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-135 — Whitaker's Brigade — Cruft's Division — Granger's Corps —
Whitaker's Brigade. Cruft's Division - Granger's Corps. Brig. Gen. Walter C. Whitaker Nov. 24th, 1863 96th Illinois - Col. Thomas E. Champion, 96th Illinois - Maj. George Hicks, 35th Indiana - Col. . . . — Map (db m70152) HM
79Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-136 — Williamson's Brigade — Osterhaus' Divsion — Blair's Corps —
Williamson's Brigade Osterhaus' Divsion - Blair's Corps Col. James A Williamson Nov 24, 1863 4th Iowa - Lieut. Col. George Burton. 9th Iowa - Col. David Carskaddon. 25th Iowa - Col. George A. Stone. 26th Iowa - Col. Milo Smith. 30th . . . — Map (db m35716) HM
80Tennessee (Hamilton County), Lookout Mountain — MT-143 — Woods' Brigade — Osterhaus' Divsion — Blair's Corps —
Woods' Brigade Osterhaus' Division - Blair's Corps Brig. Gen. Charles R. Woods Nov. 24, 1863 13th Illinois - Lieut. Col. Frederick W. Partridge. 3rd Missouri - Lieut Col. Theordore Meumann. 12th Missouri - Col. Hugo Wangelin. 17th . . . — Map (db m35715) HM
 
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