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Identification:

Preferred Structure Name:
21st Indiana Battery Monument
Structure Number:
MT-767
Other Structure Name(s):
 
Other Structure Name(s)
No records.
Park:
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Historic District:
 
Historic District
1. 
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Structure State:
Georgia
Structure County:
Catoosa
Region:
Southeast
Cluster:
Appalachian
Administrative Unit:
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
LCS ID:
008785
 
Historical Significance:

National Register Status:
Entered - Documented
National Register Date:
11/24/1998
National Historic Landmark?:
No
Significance Level:
Contributing
Short Significance Description:
Monument contributes to national significance of park under NR Criterion A because it represents national movement among veterans & 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
1897
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)
1. 
Superstructure
Limestone
2. 
Substructure
Limestone
3. 
Superstructure
Bronze
Short Physical Description:
7'6" x 5'3" x 9' high, the rock-faced monument of Indiana oolitic limestone has a beveled two-step base and a rectangular shaft to which a bronze plaque is attached. Castellated capstone incorporates bronze state seal and has five granite cannon balls on the top.
Long Physical Description:
Monument located within the Chickamauga Battlefield along Battleline Road, map site #125.