Beauregard bombarded fort sumter and then made them surrender.
The fight between the union and the confederacy
The southern states did not give up so Lincoln made the proclimation go into effect.
The Union army surrounded the city of Vicksburg and took control
This is considered the most important event in the civil war
President Abraham Lincoln delivered a short speech at the end of the ceremonies dedicating the battlefield cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
General Robert E. Lee surrendered his army and himself to the union
Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president was assassinated by john wilkes booth