2E American Historical Events: to be corrected

The Battle of Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg took place in Pennsylvania, en America from July 1 to July 3 in 1863.  It’s considered as the most important engagement of the American Civil War.  It was a civil war against Virginia north.  The goal was to conquer many states.  At the end, 52 000 Americans were wounded or killed.

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The Transcontinental Railroad: the first communication revolution in the USA

The rail way created from 1860 to 1869. One of the goal of the President Abraham Lincoln was to created two rail way to go faster from a point A to a point B. The first rail way do 690 miles and start on Sacramento and it name  » Central Pacific ». The 2nd rail way … Continuer la lecture »

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« I have a dream »

The event take place in Washington on August 28th 1963. Its name is March of Washington. Martin Luther King did his speech and began with « I have a dream » in the Lincoln Mémorial. He wanted to radious the injustice against black people and convince the US congres. ML was the leader of the movement.

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Boston Tea Party

People of 13 differents colonies created « Boston Tea Party » to fight for their Independance from the King of England, in 1773, in Boston.

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