South SecedesThe South believes that the North is too strong and believes that they will control them. So, the South secedes, to the Confederate States of America.
Battle of ShilohOn the morning of April 6, 1862, 40,000 Confederate soldiers under the command of Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston poured out of the nearby woods and struck a line of Union soldiers occupying ground near Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River.
Attack of Fort SumterThe South has seceded. They decide to attack a Northern fort called "Fort Sumter" in efforts to take control of the fort.
Emancipation ProclaimationDocument written by president Abraham Lincoln that would free all slaves everywhere in the USA. The South hated this new law.
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Gettysburg AddressThe speak that Abraham Lincoln told to the world that all men are created equal.
Sherman's March to the SeaName given to the Savannah Campaign lead by General William Sherman of the Union Amry.
Surrender at Appomattox CourthouseThe Battle of Appomattox Courthouse was the battle that General Robert E. Lee had surrendered to General Grant of the Union Army.
Assiassination of President LincolnOn April 14, 1865, President Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth at the Ford's Theater in Washington D.C.