Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Gen'l Joseph E. Johnston
Confederate States Army,
desperately wounded at the
Battle of Seven Pines,
was brought to the
standing on this block,
and nursed to recovery.
This marker is placed by the
Confederate Memorial Literary Society.A.D.1915
Erected 1915 by Confederate Memorial Literary Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1915.
Location. 37° 31.844′ N, 77° 25.046′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Broad Street and North 26th Street, on the right when traveling east. This marker is located on the sidewalk. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 2715 E. Broad Street (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 210 N. 28th Street (about 500 feet away); 208 North 28th (about 500 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 500 feet away); Wyndham Bolling Blanton, M. D.2610 East Franklin Street (about 700 feet away); Royster House (about 700 feet away); British Invasion of Richmond, January 1781 (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Seven Pines (Fair Oaks) May 31, 1862 - June 1, 1862. Civil War Preservation Trust (Submitted on April 16, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
2. Wikipedia entry for General Joseph E. Johnston. (Submitted on April 19, 2010, by Jeff Conner of Norfolk, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,133 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.