Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
will be heard from
May 3, 1863
[ Lower Marker: ]
The 1990 restoration of the Jackson statue
was made possible by the descendants of
William Bradford Ryland, Class of 1924,
Alexander Fleet Ryland, Class of 1897,
Josiah Ryland, Class of 1859,
who studied under Jackson at the Institute.
Location. 37° 47.437′ N, 79° 26.161′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker is on Letcher Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Virginia Military Institute, in front of the old barracks. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Cadet Battery (here, next to this marker); Little Sorrel (a few steps from this marker); Barracks The Virginia Military Institute (a few steps from this marker); Virginia Military Institute Historic District (a few steps from this marker); George C. Marshall (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Jackson’s Classroom (within shouting distance of this marker); George Catlett Marshall (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 498 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.