The city is in ruins — buildings toppled by cannon fire, chimneys tottering amid the rubble, train tracks torched and twisted by an army burning its way to the sea. In the spring of 1866, Atlanta bears the bruises of war. It is a hellish time.
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Oakland’s Boys of Summer Baseball Tour. March 30-31 at 3 p.m.; July 4-6 at 10:30 a.m.; Aug. 30-Sept. 1 at 10:30 a.m. $10 adults; $5 children and seniors. Oakland Cemetery, 248 Oakland Ave., Atlanta. 404-688-2107.