Lookout Mountain

Lookout Mountain is located at the northwest corner of the U.S. state of Georgia, the northeast corner of Alabama, and along the southern border of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Lookout Mountain was the scene of the "Last Battle of the Cherokees" during the Nickajack Expedition during the 18th century, as well as the November 24, 1863 Battle of Lookout Mountain during the American Civil War.

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St. Elmo Historic District (Chattanooga, Tennessee) - Early St. Elmo and Chattanooga
... Much of the Tennessee side of Lookout Mountain and the surrounding land was purchased by the Whiteside and Cravens families ... The area at the foot of Lookout Mountain was acquired shortly after the Civil War by Colonel Abraham Malone Johnson and his wife, Thankful Whiteside Johnson ... Evans Wilson, who had spent several summers on Lookout Mountain and found the view similar to that of St ...
Chattanooga Campaign - The Battles For Chattanooga - Lookout Mountain
... Further information Battle of Lookout Mountain On November 24, Hooker had about 10,000 men in three divisions to operate against Lookout Mountain Brig ... was too large a force for a simple diversion, Grant authorized a more serious effort against the mountain, but did not agree to a full-scale assault ... Fighting Joe ignored this subtlety and ordered Geary "to cross Lookout Creek and to assault Lookout Mountain, marching down the valley and sweeping every rebel from it." The advance of Cruft and ...
Laurel Canyon, Los Angeles - History
... Around the turn of the 20th century, the area was subdivided and marketed as mountain vacation properties ... ran up the canyon from Sunset Boulevard to the base of Lookout Mountain Road where a road house served visitors ... Around 1920, a local developer built the Lookout Mountain Inn at the summit of Lookout Mountain and Sunset Plaza roads, which burned just a few years after opening ...
Shenipsit Trail - Trail Route - Central Section
... The trail crosses Hebron Ave at Birch Mountain Road ... The trail follows Birch Mountain Road for 0.3 mile before turning left into the woods and once again becomes a single track trail ... The trail crosses through many stone walls and enters the Case Mountain trail system ...
Lookout Mountain (Colorado)
... Lookout Mountain is one of the larger foothills which overlooks Golden, Colorado ... metropolitan area can be seen clearly from the mountain 12 miles to the east ... inhabitants were the Ute tribe of American Indians, who used the mountain as a lookout point upon the surrounding region ...

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