Dear Ellen Bee by Shayna O.

miss bet and lisa write letters to each other

started writing letters

may 17, 1856 - may 18, 1856

The first note would be Lisa's birthday.

dear miss bet,

june 15, 1856 - june 16, 1856

Lisa misses home and she tells miss bet that daddy always says good manners don't cost a cent.

dear miss bet from lisa

june 15, 1856 - june 16, 1856

Lisa draws a goat.

dear Lisa,

june 20, 1856 - june 21, 1856

miss bet tells Lisa that every grown up was young once.

dear lisa from miss bet

june 20, 1856 - june 21, 1856

miss bet drew some dresses for Lisa.

during the civial war

how abe was elected

1860 - 1861

The northern u.s. voted for abe and two people from the southern u.s. voted for him also.

Abraham Lincoln got assassinated

1860 - 1861

Abraham Lincoln got assassinated by a southerner during a speech.

abe got elected

1860 - 1863

Abe got killed in an election.

the civial war

1861 - 1865

Two parts of the U.S. was divided.

civil war

1861 - 1865

The bottom U.s. wanted slavery but the upper part didn't want slavery.