Civil War States: Georgia

February 19, 2008
by findingDulcinea Staff
The State of Georgia was the scene of 27 battles and some of the most dramatic moments of the Civil War. The Georgia landscape is calm now, but still holds poignant reminders of the historic events that took place there almost one and a half centuries ago.

The Last Major Confederate Victory

Chickamauga (which is a Native American word meaning "stagnant river") is a city in the northwest corner of Georgia, just south of Chattanooga. Study the history of the town and see some of the attractions it has to offer at the city's Web site.

Georgia Battle Sites


This photo gallery offers a more recent look at the grounds of Andersonville today. The captions accompanying the photos tell a little more about the story of the prison.

Images of the War


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