Museum staff members examine Confederate Brigadier General Turner Ashby, his life and service, his death outside of Harrisonburg, VA, and his subsequent memorialization. Artifacts featured in this vodcast include postmortem photographs, the flag of the 7th Virginia Cavalry, Company A, "Mountain Rangers," Ashby's personal effects, items made from relics pulled from Ashby's horse, Gallant Gray, and various mourning items.
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