Civil War Timeline

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Confederate Government Formed

1861 - 1865

The Trent Affair

1861 - 1862

Battle of Bull Run

1861 - 1862

Fort Henry & Donelson

1862 - 1863

Antietam

1862 - 1863

Emancipation Proclamation

1862 - 1864

Federicksburg

1862 - 1863

Shiloh

1862 - 1863

Napoleon III attempts to take Mexico

1863 - 1864

Gettysburg

1863 - 1864

Vicksburg

1863 - 1864

1864 Election

1864 - 1865

Wilderness Campaign

1864 - 1866

Sherman's March

1864 - 1866

13th Amendment

1865 - 1866

Appomattox Courthouse

1865 - 1866

Reform Bill

1867 - 1868