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  • Differences Between the North and The Civil War South

    • April 14, 1865 (5 days after the war ended) • Lincoln = first president to be assassinated • Assassinated at Ford 's Theater in D.C. • by John Wilkes Booth –Confederate supporter –who hoped this would create chaos within govt. and help Confed . win war! Lincoln.Johnson's Plan •President Andrew Johnson granted amnesty to

  • Chapter 1 The Industrial Revolution T.edu

    full 200,000 miles of railroads were built between 1865-1910. Steel rails covered the country, connecting East to West, North to South, and all regions in between. Certain captains of industry like Cornelius Vanderbilt and James J. Hill played leading roles in this feat. .

  • Transcontinental Railroad - Construction, Competition ...