The Grand Finale to the Civil War

A major turning point in the Civil War was the Battle of Gettysburg. The Confederate’s leader, General Lee, decided to head North into Gettysburg to attack the Union and kill the Northern morale. His army was also running low on food and supplies so they needed to get some from the North. His plan backfired […]

African Americans during the Civil War

During the Civil War African Americans were discriminated against and not allowed to fight for the Confederate army. They served the confederacy as servants and they cooked, cleaned, and maintained the camp. One reason they were not allowed into the army was, “This is a government of white men,┬ámade by white men for white men, […]