President-elect Abraham Lincoln reaches the capital after traveling through Baltimore in the middle of the night to avoid a possible assassination attempt.
Congress has just one last compromise proposal to consider, as more and more people are becoming convinced that disunion is inevitable.
South Carolinians and the Federal garrison in Charleston Harbor settle into an uneasy truce; for how long, nobody knows.
Tensions near their breaking point in Charleston, causing Major Robert Anderson to make a fateful decision that threatened to start a war.
Welcome to the new Civil War Months blog. Be sure to subscribe to see new content as it’s released!