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On November 23, 1863, the Battles for Chattanooga began when Union forces led by future United States President and Maj. The next day, the Battle of Lookout Mountain was fought, driving the Confederates off the mountain.On November 25, Grant's army routed the Confederates in the Battle of Missionary Ridge.The first part of the name "Chattanooga" derives from the Muskogean word cvto /chắtȯ/ – 'rock'.The latter may be derived from a regional suffix -nuga meaning dwelling or dwelling place.Located along what is now Broad Street, it became one of the centers of Cherokee Nation settlement, which also extended into Georgia and Alabama.In 1838 the US government forced the Cherokees, along with other Native Americans from southeastern U. states, to relocate to the area designated as Indian Territory, in what is now the state of Oklahoma.The first inhabitants of the Chattanooga area were Native Americans.
Unofficial nicknames include River City, Chatt, Nooga, Chattown, and Gig City, referencing Chattanooga's claims that it has the fastest internet service in the Western Hemisphere.
The city was known as the site "where cotton meets corn," referring to its location along the cultural boundary between the mountain communities of Southern Appalachia to the north and the cotton-growing states to the south.
During the American Civil War, Chattanooga was a center of battle.
The city has its own typeface, Chatype, which was launched in August 2012.
According to the website, this marks the first time that an American city has its own custom-made typeface and also the first time a crowd-funded custom-made typeface has been used for any municipality in the world.