The Civil War

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  • John Wilkes Booth

    John Wilkes Booth
    John was a actor and a assassin. He murdered Abraham Lincoln in the Ford Theater on April 14, 1865.
  • Copperheads

    The Copperheads where democrat Americans who didnt like the war and wanted a peace treaty to come into play.
  • Bull Run

    Bull Run
    The battle of Bull Run was a name the Union soldiers used in stead off The Battle of First Manassas. It was fought in Prince William County, Virginia. This was the first major battle of the Civil War.
  • Fort Donelson

    Fort Donelson
    The battle of Fort Donelson was fought in the western theater of the Civil War. In result the Union captured the Confederates on the Kentucky Tennesse border.
  • Shiloh

    The battle of Shiloh was also known as the battle of Pittsburg Landing. This was a major battle in the weastern thearter in Tennesse.
  • Antietam

    Antietam was a war fought by the Union and the Confederats in Maryland at Antietam Creek.
  • Draft Riots

    Draft Riots
    The Draft Riots happend in Manhatten New York. They where caused by middle class people who didnt like the new law passed by Congress to draft men to fight in the Civil War.
  • Gettysburg Address

    Gettysburg Address
    The Gettysburg Address was a speech made by Abraham Lincoln on November 9th, 1863, in Gettysburg Pennsylvania after the war.
  • Cold Harbor

    Cold Harbor
    The battle of Cold Harbor was one of the bloodist wars.
  • Appomattox

    It was one o the last battles of the Civil War. It was engaged before the Confederats surrendered to the Union.