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Mrs. “Stonewall Jackson” 1831-1915

 
 
Mrs. "Stonewall Jackson" 1831 - 1915 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone
1. Mrs. "Stonewall Jackson" 1831 - 1915 Marker
Inscription.  Mary Anna Morrison Jackson, Mecklenburg native and widow of Confederate General T.J. "Stonewall" Jackson, lived many years on this site. Her home was a mecca for Confederate soldiers and dignitaries including Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft.
 
Location. 35° 13.75′ N, 80° 50.718′ W. Marker is in Charlotte, North Carolina, in Mecklenburg County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Trade Street and South Polar Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 306 West Trade Street, Charlotte NC 28202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Branch U.S. Mint (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the U.S. Branch Mint (about 400 feet away); Mecklenburg Resolves (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jefferson Davis Informed of Lincoln's Death (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Charlotte (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Last Meetings of the Confederate Cabinet (approx. ¼ mile away); British Encampment, 1780 (approx. ¼ mile away); Romare Bearden (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlotte.
 
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Mrs. Stonewall Jackson's house, Charlotte, North Carolina image. Click for full size.
By S.H. Kress & Company, 1910
2. Mrs. Stonewall Jackson's house, Charlotte, North Carolina
Mary Boyer Collection. J. Murrey Atkins Library University of North Carolina at Charlotte
PoliticsWar, US Civil
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2016, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. This page has been viewed 329 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 5, 2016, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California.   2. submitted on March 7, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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