Effects of the American Civil War - Nick Podsiadlo

Events

Civil War Begins

April 12, 1861

Emancipation Proclamation

January 1, 1863

Gettysburg Address

November 19, 1863

Gen. Robert E. Lee Surrenders

April 9, 1865

Remaining Confederate Forces Surrender. Civil War Ends

May 1865

Black Codes

May 9, 1865 - 1866

Reconstruction Era

May 9, 1865 - 1877

13th Amendment

December 6, 1865

Reconstruction Act of 1867

March, 1867

14th Amendment

July 9, 1868

All Confederate states reunited with Union

1870

15th Amendment

February 3, 1870

Jim Crow Laws (1878-1965)

1878