Abraham Lincon was just elected to be our next president.
South carolina left the union.
December 20, 1860
The Southern states have formed the confederade states of america.
They chose a president called Jefferson Davis.
The confederates just attacked the Fort Sumter.
april 12, 1861
The confederate army won the battle of Bull Run.
Robert E Lee was selected by the confederate army as new general in-cheif.
june 1, 1862
Lincon made a document to free all slave called Emancipation Proclamation.
January 1, 1863
General Lee defeated the union today at Chancellorsville.
May 4, 1863
The Union army won at Vicksburg and Gettys Burg.
july 4, 1863
Abe Lincon got shot by John Wilkes Booth.
General Lee surrendered at Appomattox.