Monday, May 2, 2011

Battle of Antietam-Grace and Sofia-Michael's Office

Battle of Antietam- It was the first major battle ot take place on northern soil. It was fought between generals Lee and McClellan. The batlle was over by 5:30 PM
Primary Document- This is a picture of a crew of union soldiers burying soldiers that were killed in the battle.
Information about the battle- General Joseph Hooker assulted General Lee's left flank. It was the single bloodiest day in american history.

 Dead soldiers after the battle.

A painting of the battle

1 comment:

  1. I didn't know that it was the first battle to take place on Northern soil!
    -Eva MH