Julie's timeline 1850-1865

  • Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe published Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • Republicans

    Republicans were born in a meeting at a schoolhouse that supported the abollition of slavery.
  • Kansas-Nebraska act

    The Kansas-Nebraska act became law.
  • House Divided

    Abraham Lincoln gives his "House Divided" speech.
  • Civil War

    The Civil War begins
  • Emancipation Proclimation

    LIncoln passed the Emancipation Proclimation freeing the slaves of rebelious states.
  • Gettysburg

    The Battle of Gettysburg takes place.
  • Gettysburg

    Lincoln came to Gettysburg with the Gettysburg adress.
  • civil war

    The civil war ends.
  • Lincoln

    LIncoln is assinated on good friday by John Wilkes