Historic Markers Across Georgia



Atlanta Campaign New Hope Church May 25-June 4, 1864



Marker ID: USDI 
Location: At the small park next to the New Hope Baptist Church, at 361 and Bobo Rd., New Hope, GA
County: Paulding
Coordinates: N 33° 57.392    W 084° 47.419
  33.9565279    -84.79032331
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM3HZF
Atlanta Campaign New Hope Church May 25-June 4, 1864 Marker  



Text:

National Historic Site
Atlanta Campaign
New Hope Church
May 25-June 4, 18

Here, at the New Hope Church, Confederate and Federal Armies engaged in a desperate battle as the former blocked the way to Atlanta, key industrial center of the Confederacy.

Sherman again outflanked the Confederates and the two armies moved to renew the struggle at Kennesaw Mountain.

National Park Service

United States
Department of the Interior.



 

 

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