15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Battle scars

Bullet damage to the farm office during the Battle of Franklin on November 30th, 1864. The farm office is the most bullet ridden structures in America. Seeing the light stream through the dozens of bullet holes is a humbling reminder of the epic human struggle that erupted on the Carter farm.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 6
Copyright: © Carrie Craddock