Civil War

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Lincoln elected as president of the United States

November 19, 1860 - November 20, 1860

South Carolina leaves the Union

December 20, 1860 - December 21, 1860

Official beggining of the Civil War

March 4, 1861 - March 5, 1861

South Carolina militia shells U.S Army Fort Sumter

March 4, 1861 - March 5, 1861

Anaconda

April 1,1861 - April 2,1861

Union begins the blockade of all confederate shipping

April 19, 1861 - April 20, 1861

First Battle of Bullrun

July 21, 1861 - July 22, 1861