John Bell Hood’s headquarters just prior to assault at Franklin, 30 November 1864

This is a picture taken in 1951 of the home used by CSA Gen. John Bell Hood for his headquarters just before the assault of the Federal army at Franklin, 30 November 1864. This home sat near Winstead Hill.

Image credit: The Williamson County Historical Society

2 thoughts on “John Bell Hood’s headquarters just prior to assault at Franklin, 30 November 1864

  1. Robert Spahr

    As a retired history teacher I feel sad that many of these important building have given way to “progress” To think the Carter house could have been a gas station makes me cringe :(

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