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Knoxville Driving Tour, Siege of Knoxville and Battle of Fort Sanders

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Tennessee

301 SOUTH GAY STREET
KNOXVILLE, TN 37902, USA

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Driving tour features sites associated with the November 1863, attempt by Confederate Lt. Gen. James Longstreet to capture Knoxville and the army of Union Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside. Tour sites include: Longstreet's headquarters, Fort Dickerson, cemeteries, hospitals, site of mortal wounding of Brig. Gen. William P. Sanders, and the site of the unsuccessful attack on Fort Sanders.