Historic McKelvey House

Historic McKelvey House (HMA1J)

Location: Cartersville, GA 30121 Bartow County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 13.595', W 84° 50.719'

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Polk's HQRS.-May 19, 1864

Here the night of May 19, 1864, the Confederate Generals Joe Johnston, Leonidas Polk and John B. Hood, held a conference, the results of which caused the Confederates to abandon Cassville and to move south of the Etowah. Although Johnston intended to fight here.

Marker erected 1948

By Patriots Of Bartow County

Inscription by Col. Thomas Spencer
HM NumberHMA1J
Year Placed1948
Placed ByPatriots Of Bartow County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 8:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 698467 N 3789379
Decimal Degrees34.22658333, -84.84531667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 13.595', W 84° 50.719'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 13' 35.70" N, 84° 50' 43.14" W
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Area Code(s)678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 145-225 Mac Johnson Rd NW, Cartersville GA 30121, US
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