Kolb House

Kolb House (HM1BUJ)

Location: Marietta, GA 30064 Cobb County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 54.617', W 84° 35.82'

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Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

This hewn log house, built about 1836 by a pioneer settler, Peter Valentine Kolb, is the only surviving structure of about a dozen farms, mills and churches existing within the park at the time of the Civil War. The house sustained light damage during the battle of Kolb's Farm, June 22, 1864. It was possibly the headquarters of Union Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker. Altered considerably following the war, the Kolb House was restored to its historic appearance in 1964. It is a government quarters and is not open to the public.

General Hooker Questions Prisoners
Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 11:14pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 722169 N 3754808
Decimal Degrees33.91028333, -84.59700000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 54.617', W 84° 35.82'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 54' 37.02" N, 84° 35' 49.20" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1734-1744 Callaway Rd SW, Marietta GA 30064, US
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