Ft. Sumter was the FIRST battle of the Civil War! The Confederate fired the first shot of the Civil War
After this battle was fought the battle brought the Emancipation Proclamation. This was the bloodiest single battle ever!
Abraham Lincoln declared a Proclamation "that all persons held by slaves, within rebellious states are, and henceforward shall be free."
This war was the final military action in the Civil War!
The Battle of Gettysburg was a battle that was the largest battle ever in the U.S. This battle was fought because they needed to bring the country together.
The Gettysburg Address was a speech spoken by Lincoln!
The Surrender at Appomattox was when Robert E. Lee surrendered his army which led to The Surrender at Appomattox for a few hours.
John Wilkes Booth assassinated LIncoln at the Petersen House in D.C.