Missionary Ridge

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Missionary Ridge:

see Chattanooga campaignChattanooga campaign,
Aug.-Nov., 1863, military encounter in the American Civil War. Chattanooga, Tenn., which commanded Confederate communications between the East and the Mississippi River and was also the key to loyal E Tennessee, had been an important Union objective as
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Missionary Ridge

a ridge in NW Georgia and SE Tennessee: site of a battle (1863) during the Civil War: Northern victory leading to the campaign in Georgia
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Situated on five park-like acres on top of Missionary Ridge, this seven-room estate features the ideal blend of luxurious amenities, family comfort and entertaining spaces.
Mae Petty, ADC, NAAP Treasurer, is Activity Director at Life Care Center of Missionary Ridge in Chattanooga, Tenn.
Bragg reported on the debacle by labeling the Confederate performance at Missionary Ridge a disgrace, "a panic which I had never before witnessed seemed to have seized upon officers and men, and each seemed to be struggling for his personal safety, regardless of his duty or his character" (p.
Many generations of Southerners have sat up late, bourbon in hand, wondering what if Braxton Bragg had held Missionary Ridge against the Union charge, preventing Sherman's March to the Sea?
The auction of Mountain Modern on Missionary Ridge was extended to allow recent buyer prospects more time to conduct their diligence, and the new date will also enable additional prospects to become involved.
From my house on Missionary Ridge, the Civil War battlefield that overlooks the city, I could hear gunfire and see smoke rising from the business districts.
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28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City-based Concierge Auctions is pleased to announce the without reserve auctions of two of Tennessee's premiere estates: Mountain Modern on Missionary Ridge in Chattanooga and the Endless Views Estate in Emerald Pointe in Soddy Daisy.
A little farther east, the Durango/Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad suspended service for a 23-day period in early summer, but not because flames from the Missionary Ridge fire in the San Juan National Forest were licking at the rails.
During the firestorms that ravaged the West in early 2002, the team members at the Doubletree Hotel Durango were not untouched by the Missionary Ridge Fire that threatened their local community in Southwest Colorado.
Pennington served in battles at Murfreesboro, Missionary Ridge, and Chickamauga.

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