Atlanta Campaign New Hope Church May 25-June 4, 1864
National Historic Site
New Hope Church
May 25-June 4, 1864.
Here, at the New Hope Church, Confederate and Federal Armies engaged in a desperate battle as the former blocked the way to Atlanta, key industrial center of the Confederacy.
Sherman again outflanked the Confederates and the two armies moved to renew the struggle at Kennesaw Mountain.
National Park Service
Department of the Interior.