Tag Archives: Gen. Stonewall Jackson

Civil War Transcendence: Part 49

A NOVEL OF TRAVEL BACK IN TIME   Ole Beau and I got further acquainted with each other as the day went along. We stopped by a stream after about what seemed like 3 hours. I took Beau down to … Continue reading

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150th Gettysburg Sojourn, part 3

I got a cell phone call from Josh informing me we were to rendezvous at a really good restaurant in Lexington, Virginia. Josh had worked one summer in Lexington at the Stonewall Jackson house. He is now the Park Historian … Continue reading

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Sacred Ground 31

We paid our respects to General Jackson by me putting a small Confederate flag under the window of the room where had died. We got in the car again and drove west. The road came right to the Interstate and … Continue reading

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Sacred Ground 29

We continued on the road heading west when I saw a small sign on the road captioned “Guinea Station”. I suddenly put on the brakes. Thank heavens there were no cars behind me! I turned right into the parking lot … Continue reading

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SACRED GROUND-Part 16

Nancy and I walked along the old Hagerstown Pike. The new pike has been diverted around the park in the 1960’s.  We came to a portion of the West Woods where Stonewall Jackson’s men were deployed during the morning of … Continue reading

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THE MARYLAND CAMPAIGN OF 1862: Pt 16

THE MARYLAND CAMPAIGN OF 1862: THROUGH ARKANSAS EYES After daybreak on Sunday the 14th of September fighting could be heard on South Mountain as the Union Forces forced their way toward Turner’s and Fox’s Gaps and took Crampton’s Gap. The … Continue reading

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