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History Books about Canton, Ohio and Chattanooga, Tennessee’s St. Elmo Community and Forest Hills Cemetery.

You’ll be an expert on the history of two of Chattanooga’s most interesting areas, St. Elmo and the Forest Hills Cemetery.

Chattanooga's St. Elmo, Forest Hill Cemetery in Ooltewah, TN

Chattanooga's St. Elmo
Learn about the history of Chattanooga's first suburb, St. Elmo. This book recalls the history of St. Elmo from its founding in the 1880’s by A.M. and Thankful Whiteside Johnson to the present, including vintage images from many St. Elmo families past and present.  

Chattanooga's Forest Hill Cemetery in Ooltewah, TN

Chattanooga's Forest Hill Cemetery
This book tells the history of Forest Hills Cemetery and many of the interesting citizens buried there from its founding in the 1880’s to the present. The book includes the stories of  well-known Chattanooga residents including Joe Engle, Grace Moore, and C. B. Robinson, as well as those whose stories are equally interesting but less known, like community  leaders, Ellen Jarnigan McCallie and Sally Crenshaw, business owners’ Zerelda Webster and Mayme Martin, and baseball players Jackie Mitchell and Dave Gaston.

Canton: A Postcard History, Forest Hill Cemetery in Ooltewah, TN

Canton: A Postcard History
Comprised of over 200 vintage postcards from 1900 through the 1950’s, the book relates the story of Canton, Ohio, home of President William McKinley as well as the National Football Hall of Fame. 

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