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Civil War Timeline

South Carolina secedes

1860

Abraham Lincoln becomes president

1860

The Civil War

1861 - 1865

Fort Sumter attack

1861

Battle of Shiloh

1862

Battle of Antietam

1862

Abraham Lincoln issued the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation

1862

Battle of Gettysburg

1863

Abraham Lincoln gets re-elected

1864

Gettysburg Address

1864

Abraham Lincoln gets shot

1865