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The Death of a Confederate Icon: an Excerpt from “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson” Authored by Chris Mackowski and Kristopher D. White

Today marks the 151st anniversary of the death of Confederate General Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson. Jackson had been wounded by members of the 18th North Carolina Infantry on the evening of May 2, 1863. The wounding necessitated the amputation of … Continue reading

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The Death of Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson

This being the 149th anniversary of the death of Stonewall Jackson, I thought that I would re-post one of the site’s first articles. The last two weeks of Jackson’s life held two of his greatest highs both personally and professionally.Personally, … Continue reading

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Appendages of Heroes and Rogues

In honor of Chris Mackowski’s paper on the Arm of Stonewall Jackson being accepted at the New York Folklore Society Conference in Binghamton, New York, I have decided to place an excerpt from our book The Last Days of Stonewall … Continue reading

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The Death of “Stonewall” Jackson

For my first post, I decided to write on the last few days of Lieutenant General Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson. I have spent a great deal of time with Jackson material over the years. I lived in a house for … Continue reading

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