The Civil War

The civil war started in 1861 it ended in 1865.

Abe Lincoln was president at the time.

373,000 people from the union died

260,000 people died in the confederate.

In all 633,000 people died

In all American wars the civil war had the most deaths in any American war

People had picnics on a hill looking right past the war when it was happening

All the south seceded

The war was about rights and slavery

John booths murdered Abe Lincoln because he was mad about the south losing because he wanted slavery.