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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

August 02, 1862

Atlanta Newspaper Printed Stories on Stonewall Jackson

The Southern Confederacy of Atlanta reprinted items from two separate newspapers on Stonewall Jackson - who had quickly become a Southern legend for his military exploits. The second of these items explained how he had received his nickname.

Image of Atlanta Newspaper Printed Stories on Stonewall Jackson Southern Confederacy
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