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(10-02) Blunt House (1848) in Dalton. During the Federal occupation of Dalton, the house and grounds was used as a hospital. The yard was covered with temporary shelters called "brush arbors"

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(10-02) Joseph E. Johnston statue - downtown Dalton. Erected in 1912, it is the only monument to Johnston anywhere in the south. Johnston was vilified by Confederate leaders for not attacking Sherman. Historians, and Sherman himself, felt that Johnston's strategy to play for time was optimal and might have worked had Jefferson Davis not replaced Johnston with Hood later in the campaign

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(10-02) Western & Atlantic railroad at Dalton near the depot, looking north

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(10-02) Dalton Depot. Andrews' raiders sped past this depot and one of his pursuers stopped to telegraph Chattanooga for help. Longstreet's army corps arrived at the Dalton Depot in 1863 for the battle of Chickamauga. The building is now a restaurant

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(4-2014) Enlarge Prater's Mill
 
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2. Prater's Mill - Wikipedia

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