Mentone Springs Hotel
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... sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 16.6200008392334px;">I enjoyed the audio very much, and the ability to go self guided throughout the park.
FREE Admission for those of us that are Budget Crafty and appreciate History..!
... after the Civil War as many northern investors looked for mining opportunities in the South. There is an opera house!!
What has become more obvious the more I drive in the South, is how much an impact losing the war had on their economy.. It devastated many thriving towns. Fredericksburg population took over 100 years to reach pre war levels. Memphis survived due to cotton and then was devastated by the ML King assassination as many businesses left. ...
... confused in the battle, and Thomas's brigades took the centre of the ridge, forcing the South to retreat toward Atlanta and one of the jewels of the South.
At the end of these two incursions, the North had employed 56,000 troops with 5,824 casualties and the South had used 44,000 troops and suffered 6,667 casualties.
This meant that in a couple of months in the Chattanooga area, 46,000 casualties had been ...
... of the Northern Armies. He directs Sherman to support Rosecrans, who by this time is sieged in Chattanooga. Sherman forces a way to support the siege and this pushes Bragg back again.
Grant has told Rosecrans to wait until Shermans full army has arrived, plus that of Joe Hooker from the Potomac. Rosecrans decides to move out and confront the CSA, about 10 miles South of Chattanooga, near a creek called Chickamauga.
Interestingly, Rosecrans had never ...