Civil War Timeline

  • Fort Sumter

    Fort Sumter
    the cofederacy attacked fort sumter so they could take over u.s. control.
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    Civil War

  • battle of manassas

    battle of manassas
    became the first major battle in the civil war and defeated the poorly trained south.
  • emancipation proclomation

    emancipation proclomation
    A goal in the war to end slavery.
  • Battle Of Gettysburg

    Battle Of Gettysburg
    Robert E. Lee took the war in the north and did not have enough food and ammunition to battle so they retreated and there was a huge loss for the south.
  • Battle Of Vicksburg

    Battle Of Vicksburg
    The battle of vicksburg hurt the confederacy by giving the north control of the vital mississppi river.
  • Appomattox Courthouse

    Appomattox Courthouse
    Robert E. Lee surrenders and the civil war is over.