American Civil War

“ The War Between the States ”

Date & Location

April.12,1861 - May.9,1865

United States (North & South )

Reasons for The Civil War

Some of the reason why the civil war happened is because people didn't like unfair taxations , state; rights , and slavery.

How did they organize ? How did the people overthrow the government ? How did the government respond ?

North would help the slaves out of the south by bringing them back. The war was between the United States and the Confedrate States.

The President at the time Abraham Lincoln called for 75,000 volunteers to join the Northern army. Lincoln had fault in why the war started because he was against slavery As a Republican, his party’s anti-slavery outlook struck fear into many Southerners.

What lasting effects did the revolution have on the area or country ?

The war ended slavery all over. It started the fight for african americans to have equal rights as everyone else.