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Yellow Terror: The 1878 Yellow Fever Epidemic

  • Forest Hills Cemetary Chattanooga, TN (map)

Join a park ranger for a guided tour in historic Forest Hills Cemetery in Chattanooga as we explore the city's Reconstruction era history by focusing on the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878. 

For more information about programs at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, contact the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center at 706-866-9241, the Lookout Mountain Battlefield Visitor Center at 423-821-7786, or visit the park website at