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By:Anna Krasiy Aleksandra Smyk and Nerina Alic

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By: Anna Krasiy, Aleksandra Smyk, and Nerina Alic
Civil War
Union & Confederate Troops Prepare For Battle

African American

Emancipation Proclamation

Emancipation Proclamation

Becoming Soldiers

Gettysburg / Vicksburg Victories

Surrender at Appomattox

On July 16, 1861 the first major land battle of the Civil War was the Battle Of Bull Run.
The battle was led by General Irvin McDowell. He marched to Maupassant joined there by hundreds of specters from Washington.
Specters and soldiers did not expect for what was about to happen.
Union and Confederate Early Victories

African American wanted to fight, they saw the war being as an end to slavery. Neither the North or South accepted but then as the war went on, the North accepted African Americans into it's ranks.

Women's Role
During the Civil War, American woman turned their attention to something else then just being at home.
Sherman victory in Atlanta
It was the first time in American history that women had a significant role in a war effort.
-Union forces attacked the confederates near the creek called the Bull Run.

- The confederate forces launched a counter-charge, and yelled out a blooding scream that the union soldiers got frightened.

-The victory of the confederates thrilled the South.
-The Battle of Atlanta has began and ended on July 22, 1864.

- Because of Sherman's victory that affected the election in 1864.

- With Sherman's success , Northerners could sense victory. The President has won reelection.

- On November, Sherman had burned Atlanta and set a terrifying march to the sea.

- His troops destroyed crops, looted and burned towns, and tore up railroad lines.

-Shermans march to the sea, tore into the heart of Confederacy.
When the American Civil war started, President Abraham Lincoln carefully thought of abolishing slavery but he knew neither Northern nor the residents of the border slave states would be happy with the abolition.
As 2 years go by, thousands of slaves fled to join the Northern armies. After this even Lincoln was convenience that having free slaves was the right thing to do.
-Vicksburg has ended the war in the West.
He issued a preliminary Emancipation Proclamation declaring that all states “shall be then, thenceforward, and forever free.”
Chapter 16 page:514

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On April 9, 1865 Lee and Grant met in Appomattox Court House to arrange the surrender.
Grant offered generous terms of surrender and after laying down their arms, the Confedarte could finally return to its home.
This conflict had changed the country forever.
Textbook: page.553

Battle Of Bull Run
Sherman's Battle At Sea
The Confederacy was doing well in 1863, by winning the victories at Fredericksburg, and Chancellorsville.

Robert E. Lee had many victories but it came with a high price. Confusion came, and Confederate guards shot General Stonewall (Jackson).
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