Death Knell of the Confederacy

In 1863, Union and Confederate forces fought for control of Chattanooga, known as the "Gateway to the Deep South." The Confederates were victorious at nearby Chickamauga in September. However, renewed fighting in Chattanooga that November provided Union troops victory and control of the city. After the fighting, a Confederate soldier ominously wrote, " the death-knell of the Confederacy." Read More

153rd Anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga

Battle of Chickamauga, 153rd Anniversary

Commemorate the 153rd Anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga with a series of special programs, September 17-18, 2016

A newspaperman visits camp in 1863

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