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The Civil War Tori #1

By keller
  • Tensions

    All throughout 1860 there were tensions between the North and the South, and Indiana was right smack in the middle.
  • Honest Abe

    Honest Abe
    November of 1860, Abraham Lincoln was elected President.
  • Civil War

    Civil War
    On April 12th, the Civil War began.
  • First Taste of Battle

    First Taste of Battle
    In 1862, many Hoosier soldiers were starting to fight.
  • Battle for Fort Donelson

    Battle for Fort Donelson
    In February of 1862, there was a Battle for Fort Donelson.
  • Bull Run

    Bull Run
    This was the Second Battle of Bull Run- 164 out of 423 men lived. The picture is of the Bull Run Bridge.
  • A Statement is Issued

    A Statement is Issued
    President Abraham Lincoln issued a statement saying that as of January 1, 1863, an Emancipation Proclamation would be in effect.
  • John Hunt Morgan

    John Hunt Morgan
    In 1863, John Hunt Morgan disobeyed the rules and led about 2000 men over the Ohio River on horseback into Southern Indiana.
  • Confederates are Toppled

    The Confederate army was hopelessly outnumbered by the Union army.
  • Robert E, Lee

    Confederate General Robert E. Lee deicided to forfeit the war, and Union troops Ulysses S. Grant accepted his surrender at the Appomattox Court House in Virginia.