Harriet Tubman and the abolitionist movement is full steam ahead with the Underground Railroad in the fight against slavery. As the Civil War chugs along, the Union fires a legal shot at the Confederacy with the Confiscation Act.
Arlington Cemetery will become our nation’s most hallowed ground…but first, it will be the most strategic ground to protect Washington D.C. And, as an unintended FU to the future general of the confederacy, it’s on Robert E. Lee’s family land.
As Abraham Lincoln is inaugurated as the 16th President of America…states have already begun to secede and join the confederacy. The Civil War has begun.
Abraham Lincoln is the Big Buck of This Lick! He and the new Republican Party set out to oppose slavery, just as the Supreme Court doubles down with one of their worst decisions…the Dred Scott case.
Chuck Norris makes Texas a state, then he fights a war…on his own.
A real S.O.B. whether you like him or hate him…the Age of Jackson has begun.
America is feelin’ good-ish! We are talking national unity, the Monroe Doctrine, and the elephant in the room tearing the country apart…slavery.
Florida is open territory for Andrew Jackson to deal a hand…or three.
The Industrial Revolution changes the nation, but it’s fueled by blood, sweat, tears, and coal.
In an unparalleled dick move…The British burn Washington to the ground.