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Antietam

indecisive battle of the Civil War (1862). [Am. Hist.: Harbottle Battles, 15]
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After the Battle of Antietam, President Lincoln met with general George B.
The Battle of Antietam, alternatively called Sharpsburg, fought on September 16-18, 1862, was one of the bloodiest engagements in America up to that date.
In the battle of Antietam, which was a 12 hour engagement and the bloodiest one day battle in the entire Civil War, the ambulance system was able to remove all the wounded from the field in 24 hours.
19 (ANI): An 1862 letter sent to President Abraham Lincoln from three military surgeons requesting for a chaplain to tend to the wounded and dying soldiers after the Battle of Antietam, accompanied by the president's signed response, has been returned to the National Archives here.
Grandpa's flag was from the Battle of Antietam, which took place in 1862, during the Civil War.
I noticed an error regarding the image of Allan Pinkerton and President Lincoln ["The War That Made Us Who We Are"] taken in 1862, two weeks after the battle of Antietam.
In this case, we recount portions of the Battle of Antietam and attempt to show how these lessons apply to current-day acquisition.
1] The Battle of Antietam (known to Southerners as the Battle of Sharpsburg) took place in central Maryland on September 17, 1862.
Arranged into four chapters, these stories are drawn from the actions leading up to the battle of Antietam and follow through the aftermath of the American Civil War's bloodiest single day of action.
This is followed by Shays' Rebellion in January 1787; the discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill on May 12 1848; the Battle of Antietam beginning on September 17, 1862; the infamous Homestead Strike in July 1892; President McKinley's assassination on September 6, 1901; the Scopes monkey trial in 1925; Elvis Presley's appearance on Ed Sullivan's television show; and, finally, the murder of three civil rights activists on June 21, 1964.
Other events include the California gold rush in 1849; the bloody battle of Antietam during the Civil War; the assassination of President William McKinley in 1901; and Elvis Presley's electric appearance on ``The Ed Sullivan Show'' in 1956.