Chattahoochee River

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Chattahoochee River a river rising in northern Georgia and flowing southwest and south to join the Flint River at the Florida border where they form the Apalachicola River
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Usage

In literature:

About the 5th of July he was besieged again, Sherman getting easy possession of the Chattahoochee River both above and below him.
"Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Complete" by Ulysses S. Grant
About the 5th of July he was besieged again, Sherman getting easy possession of the Chattahoochee River both above and below him.
"Memoirs of Three Civil War Generals, Complete" by U. S. Grant, W. T. Sherman, P. H. Sheridan
About the 5th of July he was besieged again, Sherman getting easy possession of the Chattahoochee River both above and below him.
"The Memoirs of General Ulysses S. Grant, Part 4." by Ulysses S. Grant
Find the Chattahoochee river on your map with its source in the "hills of Habersham" and its course through the "valleys of Hall.
"Elson Grammar School Literature, Book Four." by William H. Elson
On July fifth he ran from Kenesaw Mountain and took refuge behind the Chattahoochee River.
"The Victim" by Thomas Dixon
At the hour of two A.M. we reached the city of Columbus, on the Chattahoochee, the river dividing Alabama from Georgia.
"Impressions of America" by Tyrone Power
At Dr. Raines' place, on the Chattahoochee River, a horse drover happened to say something about Toombs.
"Robert Toombs" by Pleasant A. Stovall
It is thought that Nikkanochee was born on the banks of the river Chattahoochee.
"History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians" by George Mogridge
He (Hood) is now north of the Chattahoochee River threatening some northern point.
"An Artilleryman's Diary" by Jenkin Lloyd Jones
At the airport across the Chattahoochee River in Alabama, five battalions of paratroops were waiting assignment.
"Earth Alert!" by Kris Neville
ATLAN'TA, a city in the United States, capital of Georgia, on an elevated ridge, 7 miles south-east of the Chattahoochee River.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
Since 1904 part of the power utilized for manufacturing has been obtained from the Chattahoochee river, 15 m. from the city.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8" by Various
It comes from the Chattahoochee river (Indian for "muddy water") near Atlanta.
"Ku Klux Klan Secrets Exposed" by Ezra Asher Cook
On the day that I rejoined the Regiment the army moved forward across the Chattahoochee River.
"A Narrative of Service with the Third Wisconsin Infantry" by Julian Wisner Hinkley
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In news:

In a June 11, 2011 photo, men walk on the rocks in the Chattahoochee River below the City Mills dam near Columbus, Ga.
A Gwinnett County boy and his dog are back home after the Forsyth County Fire Department's swift water team rescued them Monday afternoon from the Chattahoochee River.
Authorities say the latest person who drowned in the Chattahoochee River was a 54-year-old man from Greencastle, Ind.
(AP) _ Authorities say the latest person who drowned in the Chattahoochee River was a 54-year-old man from Greencastle, Ind.
Authorities say another man has drowned in the Chattahoochee River, marking the fifth such death in the Columbus area within a month.
Bending over the backs of the North Georgia mountains, before sinking down the eastern edge of Alabama through Florida's spring-fed swamps, the Chattahoochee River forms the spine of three Southern states.
Corps of Engineers curtailing Chattahoochee River lock operations.
Authorities say another man has drowned in the Chattahoochee River , marking the fifth such death in the Columbus area within a month.
"Red" McDaniel seeks to prevent closing of Chattahoochee River locks.
The Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper has said Atlanta is making good progress on court-mandated sewer upgrades and a 13-year delay seems reasonable since the work completed so far will have cut most spills into the river.
A new plan for managing the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin has been delayed by years of legal fighting.
The town is located in southeast Alabama along the Chattahoochee River on the Georgia line.
Men walk on the rocks in the Chattahoochee River below the City Mills dam near Columbus, Ga.
The public is invited out this weekend to attend the "Chattahoochee River Park Intertribal Pow Wow.".
Officials are urging the federal government to reconsider a decision to quit staffing navigational locks built on the Chattahoochee River south of Columbus, Ga. And Phenix City, Ala.
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