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  • battle of fort Sumter

    battle of fort Sumter
    The Battle of Fort Sumter was the bombardment of Fort Sumter near Charleston, South Carolina by the Confederate States Army, and the return gunfire and subsequent surrender by the United States Army, that started the American Civil War.
  • First battle of bull run

    First battle of bull run
    The First Battle of Bull Run, also known as the First Battle of Manassas, was fought on July 21, 1861 in Prince William County, Virginia, just north of the city of Manassas and about 25 miles west-southwest of Washington, D.C. It was the first major battle of the American Civil War.
  • monitor v.s. Merrimack

    monitor v.s. Merrimack
    The Battle of Hampton Roads, often referred to as either the Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack or the Battle of Ironclads, was the most noted and arguably most important naval battle of the American Civil War from the standpoint of the development of navies.
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    battle of shiloh

    he Battle of Shiloh was a battle in the Western Theater of the American Civil War, fought April 6–7, 1862, in southwestern Tennessee.
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    the fall of new Orleans

    The capture of New Orleans during the American Civil War was an important event for the Union. Having fought past Forts Jackson and St. Philip, the Union was unopposed in its capture of the city itself, which was spared the destruction suffered by many other Southern cities
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    The Seven Days Battles were a series of seven battles over seven days from June 25 to July 1, 1862, near Richmond, Virginia, during the American Civil War
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    second battle of bull run

    The Second Battle of Bull Run or Battle of Second Manassas was fought August 28–30, 1862 in Prince William County, Virginia, as part of the American Civil War.
  • battle of antietam

    battle of antietam
    The Battle of Antietam, also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the Southern United States, was a battle of the American Civil War, fought on September 17, 1862, between Confederate ...
  • Emancipation Proclamation

    Emancipation Proclamation
    The Emancipation Proclamation, or Proclamation 95, was a presidential proclamation and executive order issued by United States President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863. It changed the federal legal status of more than 3.5 million enslaved African Americans in the designated areas of the South from slave to free.
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    Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville

    stone wall jackson died, it was general lees greatest victory. it lead him to Gettysburg.
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    the siege of vicksburg

    The Siege of Vicksburg was the final major military action in the Vicksburg Campaign of the American Civil War.
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    battle of Gettysburg

    bloodiest and most decisive battle of the civil war. it was fought in pennsyvina. it turned in the tide in the unions favor
  • pickett's charge

    pickett's charge
    When? July 3rd 1863
    Who?Gen. Robert E. Lee against Maj. Gen. George G. Meade's
    What?Was an infantry assault ordered by Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee against Maj. Gen. George G. Meade's Union positions on July 3
    Why? George Pickett's infantry charge on July 3, 1863, was the battle's climax.
    Where? Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • the 54th Massachusetts infantry

    the 54th Massachusetts infantry
    The 54th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that saw extensive service in the Union Army during the American Civil War. The unit was the first African-American regiment organized in the northern states during the Civil War.
  • Gettysburg address

    Gettysburg address
    it was given by president Lincoln after the battle of Gettysburg.It was only 272 words. it talks about human equalaty
  • Sherman's March

     Sherman's March
    Sherman's March to the Sea was a military campaign of the American Civil War conducted through Georgia from November 15 until December 21, 1864, by Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman of the Union Army. 60 thousand soilders on the march.
  • Appomattox Courthouse

    Appomattox Courthouse
    it where general lee surrender his army to general was in virgina
  • Clara Barton / American Red Cross

    Clara Barton / American Red Cross
    Founder Clara Barton. ... Barton risked her life to bring supplies and support to soldiers in the field during the Civil War. She founded the American Red Cross in 1881, at age 59, and led it for the next 23 years.
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    Theodore Roosevelt was president

    he was the 32nd President of the united states. he created the New Deal and the Civilian Conservations Corps.
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    taft became president

    When? March 4, 1909
    Who? William Howard Taft
    What? Became President
    Why? He pledged to continue the Rooseveltian program of progressive reforms
    Where? White House