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History of Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA

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Coca-Cola was first bottle in 1899 at a plant on Patten Parkway in downtown Chattanooga after two local attorneys purchased the bottling rights to the drink for $l.00.

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  • 1816 - Ross's Landing (Chattanooga), Tennessee founded

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  • Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    The Tennessee at Chattanooga

    Picturesque America: Or, the Land We Live In. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes... With Illustr. on Steel and Wood, by Eminent American Artists, Volume 1
    William C. Bryant
    Appleton,... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Chattanooga
    Chattanooga, a flourishing post-village of Hamilton county, Tennessee, on the Tennessee river, 250 miles by water below Knoxville, and 140 miles S. E....Read MORE...


  • 1863 - September 23 - Confederate siege of Chattanooga begins

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  • Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    Chattanooga 1864, Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    Chattanooga and the Tennessee from Lookout Mountain
    Picturesque America... Oliver Bell Bunce, William Cullen Bryant
    New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-1874.
  • News 1888 - FIRE AT CHATTANOOGA. DESTROYS BOTH LIFE AND PROPERTY - MANY BURNED TO DEATH.
    WHILE STRIVING TO SAVE GOODS FROM THE FLAMES - THE LOSS TO PROPERTY WILL REACH $225,000 - COLLAPSE OF BUILDINGS.

    Chattanooga, Tenn., August 10 - Th...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Chattanooga
    Chattanooga, a city of Tennessee and great railroad terminus, the capital of Hamilton co., is pleasantly situated on the left bank of the Tennessee Ri...Read MORE...


  • Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    Needs no Washing out
    The "Odorless" Refrigerator

    The Keyser Mfg Co., Chattanooga, Tenn.

    The Ladies' Home Journal
    April 1898
  • 1899 - Coca-Cola was first bottled in 1899 at a plant on Patten Parkway in downtown Chattanooga after two local attorneys purchased the bottling rights to the drink for $l.00.

    www.ereferencedesk.com/ resources/ state-facts/ tennessee.html

  • Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    Station Mid-Way on Incline, Lookout Mountain, Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    Read House
  • News 1908 - FIRE DESTROYS LOOKOUT INN AND FOUR COTTAGES. NOTED HOTEL ON LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN GOES UP IN SMOKE.
    SPECTACULAR BLAZE FOLLOWED BY CLOUDS OF SMOKE SEEN FROM CHATTANOOGA. TIMBER FIRES FEARED.

    Chattanooga, Tenn., Nov. 17. - The famous old Lookout Inn...Read MORE...


  • 1916 - Chattanooga mechanic, Ernest Holmes, invented tow truck

    www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ tntimeln.htm

  • 1916
    Chattanoo'ga, a city of Tennessee, the capital of Hamilton co., is pleasantly situated on the left bank of the Tennessee River and on the Southern, th...Read MORE...


  • 1930 - October 23 - J.K. Scott wins the first miniature golf tournament. The event is held in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

    http://www.independentsentinel.com/

  • 1930 - October 23 - J.K. Scott wins the first miniature golf tournament. The event is held in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

    http://www.independentsentinel.com/

  • 1954 - April 25 - WDEF TV channel 12 in Chattanooga, TN (CBS) begins broadcasting

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Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
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The Tennessee at Chattanooga

Picturesque America: Or, the Land We Live In. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes... With Illustr. on Steel and Wood, by Eminent American Artists, Volume 1
William C. Bryant
Appleton,... Read MORE...

Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
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Chattanooga 1864, Chattanooga, Tenn.


Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
Pinterest
Chattanooga and the Tennessee from Lookout Mountain
Picturesque America... Oliver Bell Bunce, William Cullen Bryant
New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-1874.

Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
Pinterest
Needs no Washing out
The "Odorless" Refrigerator

The Keyser Mfg Co., Chattanooga, Tenn.

The Ladies' Home Journal
April 1898

Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
Pinterest
Station Mid-Way on Incline, Lookout Mountain, Chattanooga, Tenn.

Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
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Read House
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  • 1816 - Ross's Landing (Chattanooga), Tennessee founded

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1854 - Chattanooga
    Chattanooga, a flourishing post-village of Hamilton county, Tennessee, on the Tennessee river, 250 miles by water below Knoxville, and 140 miles S.... Read MORE...

  • 1863 - September 23 - Confederate siege of Chattanooga begins

    historyorb.com
  • News  1888 - FIRE AT CHATTANOOGA. DESTROYS BOTH LIFE AND PROPERTY - MANY BURNED TO DEATH.
    WHILE STRIVING TO SAVE GOODS FROM THE FLAMES - THE LOSS TO PROPERTY WILL REACH $225,000 - COLLAPSE OF BUILDINGS.

    Chattanooga, Tenn., August 10 -... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Chattanooga
    Chattanooga, a city of Tennessee and great railroad terminus, the capital of Hamilton co., is pleasantly situated on the left bank of the Tennessee... Read MORE...

  • 1899 - Coca-Cola was first bottled in 1899 at a plant on Patten Parkway in downtown Chattanooga after two local attorneys purchased the bottling rights to the drink for $l.00.

    www.ereferencedesk.com/ resources/ state-facts/ tennessee.html
  • News  1908 - FIRE DESTROYS LOOKOUT INN AND FOUR COTTAGES. NOTED HOTEL ON LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN GOES UP IN SMOKE.
    SPECTACULAR BLAZE FOLLOWED BY CLOUDS OF SMOKE SEEN FROM CHATTANOOGA. TIMBER FIRES FEARED.

    Chattanooga, Tenn., Nov. 17. - The famous old Lookout... Read MORE...

  • 1916 - Chattanooga mechanic, Ernest Holmes, invented tow truck

    www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ tntimeln.htm
  • 1916
    Chattanoo'ga, a city of Tennessee, the capital of Hamilton co., is pleasantly situated on the left bank of the Tennessee River and on the Southern,... Read MORE...

  • 1930 - October 23 - J.K. Scott wins the first miniature golf tournament. The event is held in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

    http://www.independentsentinel.com/
  • 1930 - October 23 - J.K. Scott wins the first miniature golf tournament. The event is held in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

    http://www.independentsentinel.com/
  • 1954 - April 25 - WDEF TV channel 12 in Chattanooga, TN (CBS) begins broadcasting

    historyorb.com

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