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“From that day when at the battle of Bull Run General Bee pointed his sword and said: ‘See, there is Jackson standing like a stone-wall,’ and from which saying he won his sobriquet, Jackson was ever wont to give the glory of victory to the Lord, and to deprecate any applauding of victorious generals. Mrs. Jackson in her ‘Life’ says: ‘General D. H.

Hill relates that in the last conversation he ever held with him, Jackson said: ‘The manner in

which the press, the army, and the people seem to lean on certain persons is positively frightful. They are forgetting God in the instruments He has chosen. It fills me with alarm.’”

John G. Gittings, Personal Recollections of Stonewall Jackson: Also Sketches and Stories (Cincinnati: The Editor Publishing Company, 1899), 58-59.

The Man: Thomas Jonathan Jackson

(1824-1863)

Stonewall Jackson

1890, Life of Jefferson Davis, Authentic Account of His Private and Public Career, and His Death and Burial. Together With the Life of Stonewall Jackson, p. 200.

Jackson's Father & Mother

Jonathan Jackson

Jonathan Jackson

1918, Life of Thomas J. Jackson, p. 12.

Julia Neale Jackson

Julia Neale Jackson

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Jackson's Wife & Family

Eleanor Junkin Jackson (First Wife)(1825 - 1854)

Eleanor Junkins Jackson (First Wife)

1916, Early life and letters of General Thomas J. Jackson, p. 204. stonewall

Mary Anna Morrison Jackson (Second Wife)(1831-1915)

Mary Anna Morrison Jackson (Second Wife)

1916, Early life and letters of General Thomas J. Jackson, p. 256.

Julia Laura Jackson Christian (1861-1889)

Julia Laura Jackson Christian (Only Child)

1916, Early Life and Letters of General Thomas J. Jackson, p. 360.

Jackson's Early Life

Birthplace of Thomas Jonathan Jackson

Jackson's Birthplace

1918, Life of Thomas J. Jackson, p. 11.

Brother Warren & Thomas on the Ohio River

Warren & Thomas

1918, Life of Thomas J. Jackson, p. 16. 

Thomas Jackson entering West Point Military Academy in 1842

Jackson entering West Point

1901, Story of Stonewall Jackson: A Narrative, p. 87.

West Point Military Academy

West Point

1918, Life of Thomas J. Jackson, p. 25.

Stonewall Jackson

Stonewall Jackson
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1899, The life of Gen. Thos. J. Jackson, Stonewall, for the Young, p. 118.