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This Day in History: The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain

Federal entrenchments at the foot of Kennesaw Mountain
Federal entrenchments at the foot of Kennesaw Mountain
Credit Matthew Brady Civil War Photo Collection

On June 27, 1864 the Union armies under the command of General William T. Sherman engaged the Confederate forces of General Joseph E. Johnston at Kennesaw Mountain in a battle that lasted seven days.  WABE’s Steve Goss revisits the event with Georgia State University Associate Professor of History, Dr. Clifford Kuhn…A conversation with Dr. Clifford Kuhn