Abraham Lincoln

Timeline created by erikateich
  • Born

    Abraham Lincoln is born in Hodgenville, KY
  • United States Department of Agriculture

    established the department which is responsible and regulates all farming and agriculture which is still around today
  • 13th amendment

    13th amendment passed by the House to officially abolish slavery and servitude
  • Assasination

    Lincoln gets assassinated by John Wilkes Booth in a theatre in Washington, D.C.
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    Emancipation Proclimation

    issued the US gov to abolish slavery