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  • Jefferson Davis

    Jefferson Davis
    Jefferson Davis was the president of the Confederate States of America. He was also Commander-in-Chief of the army and navy.
  • The South Leaves The Union

    The South Leaves The Union
    Abraham Lincoln was elected as President. South Carolina left the Union there were more states that followed like Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Texas.
  • Attack on Fort Sumter

    Attack on Fort  Sumter
    President Lincoln planned to send supplies to the fort because they were running out of supplies and if they did they would of lost the fort to the Confederates. Robert Anderson was asked to surrender by P.G.T. Beauregard and if they didnt they would open fire. Anderson didnt surrender so Beauregard opened fired and eventually they won the Fort.
  • Lincoln is Assassinated

    Lincoln is Assassinated
    A group of Southern conspirators in Washington, D.C., had worked on a plan to help the Confederacy. John Wilkes Booth assigned people from his group to kill top Union officials. Booth himself would kill the president.
  • John Wilkes Booth

    John Wilkes Booth
    John Wilkes Booth killed the president and then jumped off the presidents box onto the stage and broke his leg and ran off. Later on they found him on a barn and officers opened fired and he wouldnt surrender. At the end they didnt know if he shot himself or an officer shot him.