EL Civics for ESL Students

ESL Abraham Lincoln, Page 2

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American Civil War Gettysburg, 1863

What war was fought when Lincoln was president?

  • The Civil War was fought when Linclon was president. It was a war between the North and the South.


  • The North won the war.

 

Slave Peter Was Beaten by His Master with a Whip

What happened after the Civil War?

  • After the Civil War, the slaves were freed and the United States become united again.

Which Amendment freed the slaves?

  • The 13th Amendment freed the slaves.

 

Ford's Theater Where Lincoln Was Shot

When did President Lincoln die?

  • He died on April 15, 1865. He was 56 years old.


  • An actor named John Wilkes Booth shot Lincoln in the back of his head when he was at the Ford Theater in Washington,D.C.

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