Abraham Lincoln was our 16th president. He was the president during the civil war. He gave many different, very important speeches. Including the emancipation proclamation, which ended slavery. He was one of the most important presidents.
Ulysses S. Grant
This announcement freed all of the slaves in all rebelling territories. This was signed in January, 1863
In April 1865 Abraham Lincoln was shot by John Wilkes Booth, a southern sympathizer.
Robert E. Lee
He was a union general during the civil war. He was also a president, but historians rank his presidency more towards the bottom of all of the presidency.
Jefferson was best known for becoming the president of the Confederate States of America during the civil war.
Robert E Lee was one of the best generals in the civil war. He fought for and with the Confederacy. He was a very skilled army general.