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U.S. Civil War History

1861 - George McClellan assumed command of the Army of the Potomac.

1863 - In Ohio, Confederate General John Hunt Morgan and 360 of his men surrendered at the end of his fourth raid into Union-held territory.

1863 - Sam Houston died. Houston had opposed Texas' secession from the Union.

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U.S. Civil War Quotes

"A house divided against itself cannot stand."
- Abraham Lincoln on June 16, 1858.