The result of the Dred Scott Decision was that slaves were not citizens of the United States they were property.
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president.
South Carolina was the first slave state in the South that secede from the United States.
The Confederacy formed when six seceded states met in Montgomery and declared them the Confederate States of America. The president of the Confederate states was Jefferson, Davis.
Fort Sumter was the first war of the American Civil War and also the Confederate States won the battle at Fort Sumter.
The Battle of the Bull Run was the first major land battle fought in Virginia. The Confederate States defeated the Union.
The Battle of the 2nd Manassas is the 2nd battle of the Bull Run. The Confederate States won.
The Battle of Antietam was the first battle fought in Northern soil. The Union won.
The Emanicaption Proclamation led the way to total the act of slavery. The aim of war changed to freeing the slaves.
The Union won the Battle of Gettysburg. 1,355 people were killed.
The Confederate States won the Battle of Chattanooga. The army of Cumberland was starving.
The Fall of Richmond was a victory for the Union
Surrender at Appomattox was one of the last battles in the Civil War. The Confederate States Surrendered.
John Wilkes Booth shot and killed Abraham Lincoln.