Two bronze eyes of a statue tarnished green over almost a century gaze over Georgia Avenue beneath the broad trees of the Hamilton County Courthouse.
The plaque beneath the memorialized bronze bust reads "A.P. Stewart, Lt. General, C.S.A., 1861-1865."
A lesser-known figure of the Civil War, Alexander P. Stewart cemented his ties to Chattanooga about this time of year in 1863. He led a Confederate division against the Union offensive at Chickamauga on Sept.