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October 4, 1859 The Wyandotte Constitution is ratified by the state of Kansas. It abolishes slavery. Kansas
  Kansas becomes a state
October 4, 1861 President Lincoln views a tethered hot-air balloon ascent outside Washington D. C. The balloon was considered a top secret observation instrument to be used for observation during battles
  Abraham Lincoln
October 4, 1861 Confederate government signs treaties with the Shawnee and Seneca Indians
October 4, 1862 Richard Hawes is inaugurated as Confederate governor of Kentucky. Braxton Bragg attends. Kentucky
  Braxton Bragg
  Confederate Invasion of Kentucky
October 4, 1864 Moving north along the Western and Atlantic Railroad in an attempt to sever Sherman's supply line, John Bell Hood attacks blockhouses and encampments at Acworth and Moon's Station.
  John Bell Hood
  Western and Atlantic Railroad

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Siege of Petersburg Virginia
  Robert E. Lee
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  Army of Northern Virginia
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  Siege of Petersburg
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Battle of Corinth

Earl Van Dorn [CS] and Sterling Price [CS] attack William Rosecrans [US] northern perimeter, driving it back to a reinforced line. Rosecrans successfully defends the city
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  Earl Van Dorn
  Sterling Price
  William S. Rosecrans
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