Abraham Lincoln was elected in 1860 one year before the civil war.
Civil War Weapons
The battle of Fort Sumter was fought in South Caroline in 1861 and it was the being of the American civil war.
On the Confederate, it was Robert E. Lee. On the Union, it was Ulysses.
The South Surrenders
These weapons include edged weapons such as knives and swords, firearms such as, rifled-muskets, breech loaders and repeating weapons, various field guns such as artillery, and new weapons such as the early grenade and machine gun.
The Emancipation Proclamation, or Proclamation 95, was a presidential proclamation and executive order issued by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863.
At Appomattox, Virginia, Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrenders his 28,000 troops to Union General Ulysses S. Grant, effectively ending the American Civil War.On April 9, Lee sent a message to Grant announcing his willingness to surrender.