History

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Compromise of 1850 passed

1850

Republican Party Formed

1854

Kansas Nebraska Act passed

1854

Bleeding Kansas

1855 - 1856

James Buchanan elected

1856

Dred Scott Decision

1857

John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry

1859

South Carolina Succeeds

1860

Lincoln Elected

1860

Confederate States formed

1861

Battle of First Sumter

1861

First Battle of Bull Run

1861

Battle of Shiloh

1862

Military Drafts

1862

Battle of Antietam

1862

Houseshed acts

1862

Second Battle of Bull Run

1862

Emancipation Proclamation

1863

Battle of Gettysburg

1863

Battle of Chattanooga

1863

Union Draft

1863

Battle At Vickburg

1863

New York Draft Riots

1864

Sherman's March to the Sea

1864

14th Amendment Ratified

1864

Freed Mans Bureau

1865

15th Amendment

1865

Lincoln Assassinated

1865

Surrender of Appomattox

1865

Ku Klux Klan formed

1866

Andrew Johnson Impeached

1868