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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

October 31, 1863

Harper’s Weekly Printed News and Image Regarding Thomas

This week’s edition of Harper’s Weekly printed the news of the dismissal of General William Rosecrans and his replacement by General George H. Thomas - referred to as the “hero of Chicamauga.” They also printed an illustration of Thomas’ men holding off a southern attack at the Battle of Chickamauga.