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Aftermath of the Civil War

As the nation tries to process the death and funeral of Abraham Lincoln, events around the country bring the war to an end and sets up the path toward reunification.

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Richmond Falls

At long last, the Confederate capital falls into Union hands.

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The Army of Northern Virginia’s Last Attack

The last offensive action of the renowned Army of Northern Virginia fails at Fort Stedman.

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Johnston and Sherman Battle in North Carolina

Joseph Johnston and William Sherman face off for the last time at the Battle of Bentonville.

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