VIS 121.01.01 Peachtree Creek Battle

Peachtree Creek Battle

Title Peachtree Creek Battle
Photographer Unknown;
Description View of the scene where the battle at Peachtree Creek took place in what is now the Buckhead area of Atlanta, Georgia.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject Battlefields--Georgia--Atlanta
Historic sites--Georgia--Atlanta
War damage--Georgia--Atlanta
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Date Original 1864
Date Digital 2006
Type 4 x 5 in. black and white copy print
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 121.01.01
Collection Mrs. William Gayle Photographs
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes The Battle of Peachtree Creek was fought on July 20, 1864 during the American Civil War. The battle took place between the army of the newly appointed Lt. Gen. Hood and General William Tecumseh Sherman's army. Over six thousand people were killed in the battle, the majority of which were of Hood's army.
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