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.
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. World War II Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wyndham Bolling Blanton, M. D. (about 600 feet away); British Invasion of Richmond, January 1781 (about 700 feet away); Saint John’s Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); George Wythe St. John’s Church (about 700 feet away); Welcome to Historic St. John’s Church (about 800 feet away); The Lewis Doughty House (approx. 0.2 miles 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 Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Wikipedia entry for General Joseph E. Johnston. (Submitted on April 19, 2010, by Jeff Conner of Norfolk, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,074 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.