Second Manassas Campaign by Virginia Historical Markers

Is it Second Manassas Campaign? Or Northern Virginia Campaign? I’m certain the proud folks in Orange and Culpeper Counties shudder at the inclusion in “Northern Virginia.” In the 1920s, Virginia’s Conservation & Development Commission opted for the former name to title a series of markers tracing the steps of the campaign. The audience was aContinue reading “Second Manassas Campaign by Virginia Historical Markers”

Second Manassas Sesquicentennial schedule

Manassas National Battlefield Park hosts more than a week’s worth of events while observing the Second Manassas sesquicentennial. The events run from August 25 through the Labor Day weekend to September 2: August 25 (Saturday) In the Steps of “Stonewall” Jackson: Prelude to Second Manassas Bus Tour – A reservation-only tour following the approximate routeContinue reading “Second Manassas Sesquicentennial schedule”