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Sign depicting Stonewall Jackson's marches, Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, circa 1951-1980

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umd:85997

Alternate title:Stonewall Jackson's march
Summary:Sign depicting Stonewall Jackson's marches, Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, circa 1951-1980. Includes map outlining Jackson's marches. Sign reads: "Stonewall Jackson's marches - The Shenandoah Valley below was the scene of much of Confederate General Thomas J. 'Stonewall' Jackson's activity during the first two years of the Civil War. His swift and secret marches earned his troops the name of 'foot cavalry.' Jackson's valley campaign supplied the lean Confederacy with captured materials of war. His victories resulted in many Union troops being withheld from the first sustained campaign against Richmond for the defense of Washington, D.C." Postcard number: 61630-B.
Provider:Gitchell's Studio
Dexter Press
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:North America
United States of America
New York
West Nyack
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Harrisonburg
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
1961-1970
1971-1980
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Zone :Shenandoah Valley
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
Historical markers
Maps
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
War, Military
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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