Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Chattanooga city officials, armed with a court order early today seized the Civil War locomotive. "The General." The engine, object of the 1862 Andrews Raid and subject of a Walt Disney movie, was destined for Kennesaw, Ga., but Chattanooga wanted it. Mayor Ralph Kelley leans from the cap while commissiners Bookie Turner, A.L. Bender, Dean Peterson and Steve Conrad, from left, stand guard on the flat car."
Date: September 12, 1967
Creator: Associated Press
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society