Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2013.006.081
Collection Livingood Collection
Description Photograph, "Corrals, headquarters", is written on the back of the photo. U.S. War Dept. General Staff photo is stamped on the back of the photo. This picture is of a wagon yard near Redoubt Carpenter, a Federal fort situated near the base of Cameron Hill, in between Cameron Hill and Market Street, facing the Tennessee River, intended for the defense of river traffic and the warehouses and rail lines located along the river's shore.

National Archives # 165-C-472; not available in the National Archives online database.

Chattanooga Public Library # 00001127, Paul A. Hiener Collection.

This photo also appears in Hoobler's "Cities Under the Gun", where Hoobler writes, "The horses and mules kept in the corrals near the foot of Cameron Hill helped break the siege of Chattanooga."
Date 1864
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Copyright National Archives: Public domain
Related Publications James A. Hoobler, "Cities Under the Gun", p. 181, photo # 249.
Accession number 2013.006