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  La Grange, Tennessee -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
La Grange is a town located in (Click link for more info and facts about Fayette County, Tennessee) Fayette County, Tennessee.
La Grange is located at 35°2'44" North, 89°14'4" West (35.045629, -89.234349).
Out of the total population, 3.2% of those under the age of 18 and 8.3% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/la/la_grange,_tennessee.htm   (444 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: La Grange, Illinois
Incorporated in 1879, the Village of La Grange was the dream of Franklin Dwight Cossitt, born in Granby, Connecticut and raised in Tennesee, who moved to Chicago in 1862 and built a successful wholesale grocery business.
The Village of La Grange is a non-home rule municipal corporation and operates under a board-manager form of government.
La Grange is the mailing address for the headquarters of General Motors' Electro-Motive Division, a major manufacturer of railroad locomotives.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/La-Grange,-Illinois   (1104 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Civil War
The key to the Confederate defenses was Vicksburg, the heavily fortified Mississippi city that commanded the river from its high bluffs.
Grant first planned to march south from Memphis, Tennessee, while another army under William Tecumseh Sherman proceeded by water to Chickasaw Bluffs, just north of Vicksburg.
Grierson and 1700 men left La Grange, Tennessee, on April 17, 1863.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761567354_10/Civil_War.html   (1314 words)

  
 Campaigns, Expaditions and Raids of the Civil War
Assuming departmental command on October 25, by November 8, Grant had his troops gathered around La Grange, Tennessee, north of the Mississippi state line, just a few miles west of Grand Junction, Tennessee.
Suppliea were to come south from Columbus, Kentucky, by way of the Tennessee and Ohio Railroad and at Grand Junction switch onto the Mississippi Central track for the journey south.
When Pemberton requested aid from Gen. Braxton Bragg in Tennessee, Bragg told Pemberton that he was preparing for his Murfreesboro campaigning (which would end in the Battle of Stones River) and could offer no material assistance; but he could order Forrest's cavalry to hit Grant's supply lines.
www.mycivilwar.com /campaigns/621016.htm   (640 words)

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