battle of Atlanta


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a siege in which Federal troops under Sherman cut off the railroads supplying the city and then burned it

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When complete, Atlanta residents, tourists, and other visitors will be able to see the Cyclorama The Battle of Atlanta as it was originally intended to be viewed in the 19th century.
Other history museums and attractions include the Atlanta History Center, the Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum (a huge painting and diorama in-the-round, with a rotating central audience platform, that depicts the Battle of Atlanta in the Civil War), the Carter Center and Presidential Library, historic house museum Rhodes Hall, and the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum.
Housed in a huge, custom-built structure in Grant Park, the Cyclorama is an exact recreation of a certain fateful moment in the Battle of Atlanta.
Oh yes - and this will have you rushing to your travel agent - Atlanta's home to the world's largest painting, a 358 foot depiction of the 1864 Battle Of Atlanta during the American Civil War