Appomattox

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End of the Civil war

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A STILLNESS AT APPOMATTOX : 

A STILLNESS AT APPOMATTOX A STILLNESS AT APPOMATTOX

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Vicksburg

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March to the Sea

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Marching thru Georgia

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Grant Attacks

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War of Attrition

PETERSBURG : 

PETERSBURG APRIL 1ST … PICKETT CAPTURED LOSS OF 5000 MEN THE CRATER !!!

EVACUATION OF RICHMOND … APRIL 3RD : 

EVACUATION OF RICHMOND … APRIL 3RD APRIL 5TH AMELIA COURTHOUSE … LEE ARRIVES PLANS ON JOINING UP WTH THE ARMY OF TENN. 90,000 TROOPS !!! SAILORS CREEK … LEE`S SON CAPTURED

ATTEMPTS TO MOVE INTO N.C. : 

ATTEMPTS TO MOVE INTO N.C. CUTOFF BY UNION CALVARY MOVES WEST TO LYNCHBURG CALVARY UNDER CUSTER MOVES AHEAD TO APPOMATTOX

MORNING OF APRIL 9TH : 

MORNING OF APRIL 9TH LEE`S ASSESMENT : 15,000 INFANTRY … 8,000 ARMED … FRAGMENTED COMMANDS ADVISORS PRESENT OPTIONS : SURRENDER, DELAY, DISPERSE .Richmond burned

LEE`S REPLY: : 

LEE`S REPLY: CAN`T COUNT ON EUROPE FEARS PLUNDERING OF VIRGINIA BEGIN CORRESPONDENCE WITH GRANT DEAR GENERAL GRANT, WHAT ARE YOUR TERMS ?

CUSTER DEMANDS LONGSTREET SURRENDER : 

CUSTER DEMANDS LONGSTREET SURRENDER LOVE THE BEARD

THE SCENE OF SURRENDER : 

THE SCENE OF SURRENDER THE Mc LEAN HOUSE NOBLEST ACT OF THE WAR HORSES and SWORDS

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After The Battles...

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APRIL 14th

DEATH OF LINCOLN KILLS SENTIMENT : 

DEATH OF LINCOLN KILLS SENTIMENT DO YOU HAVE A TICKET?

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A Complete Summary

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