Presidents of Era 1860-1928

  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln preserved the Union during the U.S Civil War. And brought up about the Emancipation Proclamation of slaves. Assassinated on April 14 1865 by John Wilkes Booth at Ford theater in Washington D.C.. Final resting place is Springfield Illinios.
  • Andrew Johnson

    Andrew Johnson
    When the racial Republicans passed the Civil Rights act in 1866 Johnson tried to get rid of th bill. He was impeached from office for violating the Tenure of Office Act. he veoted more bills then any previous presidents.
  • Ulyesses S. Grant

    Ulyesses S. Grant
    He was involved in Reconstruction 1865-1877 the system of bringing the Southern states back into the U.S. after the Civil War. in 1877 Grant ended the Nez pierce war.
  • Rutherford B. Hayes

    Rutherford B. Hayes
    The year of 1864 was stil defending the North. The republican party in Cincinnati nominated him for congress. Hayes accepted the nomination but rutherford refusd to campaign.
  • James A garfield

    James A garfield
    Garfield was the first presdent to campaign in multiple launguages, James often spoke German with German Americans he encountered along the campaign trail. Garfield paved the way for civil service reform.
  • Chester Alan Author

    Chester Alan Author
    Author takes office as vice president in the presidential administrations of james Garfield. President Garfield was shot in Washinton D.C. by Charles Julius Guiteau . President Garfield dies from injuries.
  • Grover Cleveland

    Grover Cleveland
    Grover saw himself as the watchdog of congress. Grover threatened Great Britian with war over a boundary dispute between Venezula and Britian. Grover was the Sixth cousin once removed of Ulysses grant.
  • Benjamin Harrison

    Benjamin Harrison
    He improved working conditions for railroad workers. He nominated David J Brewer to the supreme court. The senate approved it 2 weeks later.
  • William McKinely

    William McKinely
    Assassinated after 2nd term. Every President between William Henry Harrison and JFK who have been elected in a year ending with a zero has been assassinated or died in office. Mckinely won with 292 out of 447 electoral votes.
  • Woodrow Wilson

    Woodrow Wilson
    Wilson controlled the American entry in WW1. In 1910 Wilson ran for govenor of New Jersey. Against the Republican Vivia M. Lewis