15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Wilder Tower

The 85 foot stone Wilder Tower at the Chickamauga Battlefield part of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park System. The tower was built in between 1892 and 1904 as a monument to Col. John Wilder of the US Army and his men (The Lightning Brigade).

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2016
Date Uploaded: 07.2017
Photo Location: Chickamauga, Georgia, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D600
Copyright: © Chad Lawhorn