Definition of Chattahoochee River
1. Noun. 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.
Group relationships: Empire State Of The South, Ga, Georgia, Peach State
Generic synonyms: River
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Literary usage of Chattahoochee River
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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"States all of her lands west of a line beginning: on the western bank of the Chattahoochee river where the same crosses the boundary line between the United ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1903)
"... on both sides of the Chattahoochee River the characteristic Grand Gulf beds may be seen occupying the surface with the usual capping of Lafayette sands. ..."
3. Adventures in the Wilds of the United States and British American Provinces by Charles Lanman (1856)
"THE Chattahoochee River. ON leaving Tallahassee I took the coach to the Chattahoochee river, passed up that stream in a steamer, rail-roaded it through ..."
4. Dams and Rivers: Primer on the Downstream Effects of Dams by Michael Collier, Robert H. Webb, John C. Schmidt (1998)
"Metropolitan Atlanta has ready access to the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area along the corridor. Although Buford Dam is managed largely ..for ..."
5. The Face of the Earth as Seen from the Air: A Study in the Application of by Willis Thomas Lee (1922)
"34—The Chattahoochee River south of Columbus, Ga.,.showing the results of progressive lateral shifting of a meandering stream. ..."
6. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1900)
"... is common to certain streams flowing into the Atlantic, a considerable part of Florida, the Chattahoochee River system and the Black Warrior River, ..."
7. Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865 by Adam Badeau (1881)
"... Mountain—Further flanking movements—Retreat of Johnston—Crossing of Chattahoochee river—Johnston ..."