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The Battle of Fort Sumter
After a 34-hour exchange of artillery fire, Anderson and 86 soldiers surrendered the fort on April 13.
The Union was hopelessly outnumbered with Union only 80 and the Confederate 500, that is a 420 people diffrence.
The artillery bombardment was Major Robert Anderson’s
The Battle of Fort Sumter was the first battle of the American Civil War.
Jefferson Davis was born June 3rd 1808 and died decemeber 1889
Jefferson Davis was the president of the Confederate States
Jefferson Davis was a war hero for Mexico and a senator for mississppi and he was a us war secretary for the president
he had 9 brothers and siblings
when he was 18 he was put under house arrest for smuggling whiskey in the barracks
Battle of Gettysburg
the Union won
The Battle of Gettysburg was in 1863 and started on July 1 and ended on July 3
Location: Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C
John Wilkes Booth killed Lincoln
April 14, 1865
Booth shot Lincoln with a .44 caliber Derringer
booth intended to kidnap Lincoln
The underground railroad is a place for run away slaves to run away.
The underground railroad is not underground the slaves just named it that so there masters who find out about it would think it is underground and they would get confused.
Slaves who had run away some of them would help with the underground railroad.
boarder free slaves states
Boarder states chose to be loyal to the union but have slaves
the Border states were Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky and Missouri.
the Slave states were Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.
She traveled through the underground rail road she ran in a zigzag pattern so the dogs that were tracking her would get confused with her sent.
she ran away around 1844
she was free but than walked all the way back and freed some of the other slaves to she kept doing this and she freed 300 slaves
Born into slavery and so was her mother had eight siblings
she died on March 13, 1913
born on 1822
the south was blamed for the killing of abe lincoln
devastations of the south by property and lives
Appomattox Court House
The Appomattox Court House was when the union won war
Appmattox happen April 9, 1865
Robot E Lee had half of his army there at Appomattox Court House
the Appomattox was when Robert E. Lee surrender to Ulysses S. Grant
it created two more slave sates which created more tension between the two party's.