General James Longstreet's troops arrived in Ringgold, GA just as the Battle of Chickamauga was commencing. These veterans of Gettysburg led the breakthrough at Brotherton Cabin.
Battlefield sketch artist Alfred Waud drew this depiction of wooded battlefield near the Union center.
This portrait of General James Longstreet hangs in the park visitor center.
Many of General Longstreet's troops had recently been issued new uniforms of dark blue-gray jackets and blue colored pants, similar to the uniforms won by Union soldiers.