Geologic formations played a significant role in the stories on the battlefield landscape. Native American uses, farming and settlement patterns, and the movement of troops and equipment were shaped by the Stones River and the surrounding Karst topography.
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Fragile objects that can no longer be displayed for long periods of time like the guidon flag of Sixth and Seventh Arkansas Infantry (Consolidated) can be viewed in the Stones River National Battlefield museum as high definition graphics. More...