Us History Final

Civil War

The Civil War was one of the worst wars fought in US history. It claimed the more American lives than any other wars.The war lasted 4 years. 620,000 lives were lost in that one war. This shaped America because it changed the way our government worked, our military worked, and the way we lived.
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These states that were involved in the Civil War and these were the states and these states shaped the future of the American economy.
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This was a picture that showed how the war was fought.
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The war was often fought brother versus brother.
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The soldiers often lived in horrible conditions.

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

When Abraham Lincoln was assassinated it brought the US together to find John Booth and when that happened it formed what America looked like in the future that we would stand strong and we would fight someone who tried to cause terror to us.
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John Wilkes Booth was the man who killed Abe Lincoln.
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This is where the assassination took place.
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This was the weapon that was used to kill Abraham Lincoln.
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This is the place where Lincoln was shot.

World War 1

World War I was a brutal time period for America. The men went off to war and the women had to work. This showed that America was prepared for anything to happen. When this happened the men would fight and the women would prepare things that they needed.
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This was the map of World War I. Many of the wars were fought in Germany and Russia.
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The evolution of fighting had changed. They went form just ground war to fighting in the air and at sea.
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The weapons have changed from semi-automatic to fully automatic.
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These were the trenches that the soldiers crawled trough to get protection.

World War II

World War II was a rough time for all Americans because they had to had many things that they had to give up. When the men left that was the main source of work. The women had to fill that role. When the women left that was what took care of the kids and the home. Many things had to be given up during both WWI and WWII.
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This was an important time in the war that led to the end.
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This was a squadron of men from the US charging the beaches of Normandy.
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This was the Americans celebrating V-E day. V-E meant Victory in Europe.
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These two places in japan had bombs dropped on them because the US warned the Japanese if they didn't surrender that we would drop bombs on they and they didn't surrender. The Japanese didn't surrender so we dropped the Little Boy and Fat Man.