Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Shenandoah Civil War Associates Presents Stonewall Jackson

June 15, 2018 @ 8:00 am - June 17, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Shenandoah Civil War Associates 2018 Civil War Institute
Stonewall Jackson- From Cedar Mountain to 2nd Manassas

June 15-17, 2018

Join tour historians Scott Patchan and Michael Block as we follow Stonewall Jackson’s route:

  • Gordonsville, Virginia
  • Travel a portion of the original roads Jackson took on his advance to Culpeper
  • Orange Courthouse train station and the little known fight at Orange
  • Crooked Run Ford
  • Cedar Mountain battlefield
  • Jeffersonton, where Jackson and Longstreet that planned Jackson’s flank march.
  • Thoroughfare Gap Battlefield
  • Manassas Battlefield
  • Brawner Farm, Jackson’s Defense of the Railroad Cut
  • Robert E. Lee’s headquarters
  • The struggle for Chinn Ridge

-Saturday night lodging will be the Manassas Holiday Inn Battlefield-

Friday presentations by:

Scott Patchan: “Controversy and Confusion: Interpreting US attacks against Stonewall Jackson on August 29, 1862 at Second Manassas”

Michael Block: “I’m Not Making Much Progress: Stonewall Jackson’s Approach to Cedar Mountain”

Dr. John H. Matsui: “Its Time that the Government took off its Gloves:” The Army of Virginia as a Revolutionary Force”

Location: James Madison University Festival Center, Harrisonburg, Virginia.
For program information, email shencivilwar@gmail.com
To register contact Bonnie Powell, Conference Services at James Madison University (540) 568-8043


June 15, 2018 @ 8:00 am
June 17, 2018 @ 5:00 pm