Civil War


seven southern states succeed

march 1861

Abraham Lincoln becomes president

March 1861

The south attacks ft. Sumter starting the civil war

April 1861

In the battle of bull run Jackson crushes the union troops

july 1861

Antietam bloodiest battle of the civil war

September 1862

Lincoln Signs the Emancipation Proclamation

January 1863

Lincoln Delivers the Gettysburg address

july 1863

Lee Surrenders to grant ending the civil war

april 1865