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Identification:

Preferred Structure Name:
19th Illinois Infantry Marker
Structure Number:
MT-668A
Other Structure Name(s):
 
Other Structure Name(s)
1. 
19th Illinois Infantry Regiment Marker
Park:
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Historic District:
 
Historic District
1. 
Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park
Structure State:
Georgia
Structure County:
Catoosa
Region:
Southeast
Cluster:
Appalachian
Administrative Unit:
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
LCS ID:
271241
 
Historical Significance:

National Register Status:
Entered - Documented
National Register Date:
11/24/1998
National Historic Landmark?:
No
Significance Level:
Contributing
Short Significance Description:
Marker contributes to national significance of park under NR Criterion A because it represents the national movement amoung veterans and related groups to commemorate Civil War battlefields. This was the first U.S. National Military Park.
 
Construction Period:

Construction Period:
Historic
Chronology:
 
Physical Event
Begin Year
Begin Year CE/BCE
End Year
End Year CE/BCE
Designer
Designer Occupation
1. 
Built
1899
CE




 
Function and Use:

Primary Historic Function:
Monument (Marker, Plaque)
Primary Current Use:
Monument (Marker, Plaque)
Structure Contains Museum Collections?:
No
Other Functions or Uses:
 
Other Function(s) or Use(s)
Historic or Current
No records.
 
Physical Description:

Structure Type:
Special Feature
Volume:
1 - 2,000 cubic feet
Material(s):
 
Structural Component(s)
Material(s)
No records.
Short Physical Description:
2'6" x 1'2" x 2'6" rectangular slab of dark Quincy granite. Rock-faced sides; polished & inscribed front. Illinois is in large letters on beveled top. Marks unit's position during the night September 19-20, 1863.
Long Physical Description:
Text:

ILLINOIS
19TH INFANTRY.
STANLEY'S BRIGADE.
DURING THE NIGHT 19-20 SEPTEMBER 1863.


This marker is located in the woods southwest of the Brotherton Farm. I has no 1934 map number.