Civil war

  • Abraham Lincoln elected president

     Abraham Lincoln elected president
    Lincoln was the 16th president and he was agianst slavery.
  • Battle at Fort Sumter

    Battle at Fort Sumter
    It was might to be the start of the war.
  • Union Blockade

    Union Blockade
    The Union tried to take over the Atlantic and Gulf Coast so they could prevent trading good, supply, and guns from the Confederacy.
  • First Battle of Bull Run

    First Battle of Bull Run
    It was the first major land battle of the American Civil War. The Confederate's won.
  • Battle of Hampton Roads

    Battle of Hampton Roads
    The battle was a part of the effort of the Confederacy to break the Union blockade.
  • Battle of Shiloh

    Battle of Shiloh
    At the time the Battle of Shiloh was fought, it was the costliest battle in terms of casualties and deaths in American history.
  • Seven Days Battles

    Seven Days Battles
    They tried to capture the capital and the Confederate won.
  • Battle of Antietam

    Battle of Antietam
    It was the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, with 22,717 dead, wounded and missing on both sides combined.
  • Emancipation Proclamation issued

    Emancipation Proclamation issued
    This was used to free all the slaves.
  • 2nd Battle of Bull Run (or 2nd battle of Manassas)

    2nd Battle of Bull Run (or 2nd battle of Manassas)
    A battle of much larger scale and numbers than the First Battle of Bull Run (First Manassas) fought in 1861 on the same ground.
  • Emancipation Proclamation

    Emancipation Proclamation
    Abraham Lincoln signed an order to free the slaves. And it was in effect.
  • Battle at Chancellorsville

    Battle at Chancellorsville
    This was a Confederate won battle. It was fought about the Chancellorsville Campaign.
  • Battle of Gettysburg

    Battle of Gettysburg
    It was the battle with the largest number of casualties and the Union won.
  • Vicksburg

    It was a battle in the civil war witch they union won.
  • Gettysburg Address

    Gettysburg Address
    The Gettysburg Address is a speech by President Abraham Lincoln.
  • Ulysses S. Grant

    Ulysses S. Grant
    Ulysses S. Grant joined the Union as a General.
  • Battle of Atlanta

    Battle of Atlanta
    With this the Unions won Atlanta.
  • Abraham Lincoln re-elected

    Abraham Lincoln re-elected
    He was elected for a second term.
  • Union Army moves in and occupies Richmond, VA.

     Union Army moves in and occupies Richmond, VA.
    It served as the capital of Virginia. And full of Confederate citizens.
  • Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
    This happened five days after the commander of the Confederate Army surrendered.