Civil War Timeline

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The Kansas Nebraska Act

January 1 1854 - January 2 1854

Election of 1860

November 6 1860 - November 7 1860

The Battle of Fort Sumter

April 12 1861 - April 14 1861

Grant Become General

April 13, 1861 - April 14, 1861

The Anaconda Plan

April 19, 1861 - April 20, 1861

Battle of Antientam

September 1 1862 - september 2 1862

Emancipation Proclamation

January 1 1863 - January 2 1863

Virginia/West Virginia Split

June 20, 1863 - June 21, 1863

The Battle of Gettysburg

July 1 1863 - July 3 1863

Gettysburg Address

November 19 1863 - November 20 1863

Lee's Surrender at Appomattox

April 9, 1865 - april 10, 1865

The Assassination of President Lincoln

April 14, 1865 - April 15, 1865