WHAT: Statue of Confederate General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson [slideshow]
LOCATION: Capitol Square, along Northern Boundary in downtown Richmond at the Virginia State Capitol.
ARTIST: John Henry Foley.
DEDICATION: October 26, 1875.
DESCRIPTION: This bronze 7 foot high standing figure was sculpted and cast in England. It was commissioned by a group of admiring gentlemen shortly after Jackson’s death. The state had the 9 foot pedestal erected and paid for the delivery of the statue.