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LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN SUMMIT**


Summit Rock 1864129
Lookout Summit - 1864
The letters and arrows, on this 1860's photograph, show where
and in what direction the 2002 photographs (below) were taken.



Summit Ladder
Summit
Ladder to the top of the Summit rock. (A)
On the right in photograph (C) below.
Photograph of the Summit rock. (B)
Taken from the ladder in the photograph
on the left.




  U.S. Grant on Summit 128
Summit - 2002
  Gen. U. S. Grant (left) with some of his
officers (right) on Lookout Summit - 1863.


Photograph of the same location - 2002. (C)
  Comparing the 1863 photograph (left) to the 2002 photograph (right); In the 2002 photograph, Grant stood near the location marked with an "A", his officers were near "B" and the white dotted line marks the approximate location of the edge of the cliff, which is visible in the 1863 photograph, but hidden by foliage in the 2002 photograph.




View from Summit Rock
View from the Summit rock - 2002 (D)




** I have been unable to determine if the rock at the Summit of Lookout mountain has a name (ie Pulpit Rock) and until I determine otherwise, I will use "Summit rock" to identify it.

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