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Civil War - Turner Ashby

"Confederate Monument at Charlottesville, Va. - Tribute to Gen. Ashby." Confederate Veteran 5, no. 4 (April 1897): 150--151.
This brief article is on the Confederate monument unveiled on 7 June 1893 in Charlottesville, Virginia. It includes the text of a written tribute for Turner Ashby by John D. Imboden.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Imboden, John D., 1823-1895.
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"Death of Turner Ashby." Confederate Veteran 3, no. 4 (April 1895): 107.
A brief account of Turner Ashby's death. There is a comment on a letter Robert E. Lee wrote about Ashby's death.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Harrisonburg, Battle of, 1862.
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"Monument to Gen. Ashby." Confederate Veteran 9, no. 4 (April 1901.): 171.
This report is an account of a monument to Turner Ashby at the spot where he fell to the southeast of Harrisonburg. Two pictures show the monument and a view of the mountains.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862 - Historical markers. 2. Harrisonburg, Battle of, 1862.
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"Turner Ashby to Have a Monument." Confederate Veteran 6, no. 6 (June 1898): 272.
A brief report of the events leading to the death of Turner Ashby is followed by information on the Turner Ashby Memorial Association and their desire to have a memorial to Ashby's heroism and death.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862 - Historical markers. 2. Harrisonburg, Battle of, 1862.
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"Turner Ashby's Courage." Confederate Veteran 5, no. 12 (December 1897): 613.
This is a letter by M. Warner Hewes who was with Ashby when he was killed in battle near Harrisonburg. Personal incidents are noted.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Harrisonburg, Battle of, 1862.
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[Dangerfield, Mrs.]. "How Cupid Brought us News of Ashby." Confederate Veteran 8, no. 6 (June 1900): 273-275.
This is a reminiscence of how word of Turner Ashby's death was received in Harrisonburg at night while under Federal military control.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Harrisonburg, Battle of, 1862.
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[Kerwood, John R.]. "The Story of General Ashby." Harrisonburg Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, Va., September 14, 1991, 15.
This lengthy article is adapted from a story by Kerwood. The article is a capsule biography of Ashby and centers on his Civil War efforts. A map of the Battle of Harrisonburg is provided.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Harrisonburg, Battle of, 1862. 3. Valley Campaign of 1862 - Biography.
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Ashby, Thomas A. Life of Turner Ashby. [Dayton, Ohio]: Morningside, 1988 reprint of the 1914 ed. 275p.: illus.

1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862 - Poetry.
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Young, T.J. "Gen. Turner Ashby." Confederate Veteran 9, no. 9 (September 1901.): 412-413.
Young was with Ashby during the battle that claimed Ashby's life. He gives his recollections of that day and has comments on Ashby's character.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Harrisonburg, Battle of, 1862.
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