1862 in the United States

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1862 in the United States
Years: 1859 1860 186118621863 1864 1865

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Events from the year 1862 in the United States.

Incumbents

Federal Government

Events

January

February

March

March 8–9: Battle of Hampton Roads, the first battle between two ironclad warships

April

May

June

July

August

September

September 17: Battle of Antietam

October

November

December

Undated

Ongoing

Births

Deaths

References

  1. San Francisco Monthly and Annual Rainfall
  2. "An Act to aid in the construction of a railroad and telegraph line from the Missouri river to the Pacific ocean, and to secure to the government the use of the same for postal, military, and other purposes 12 Stat. 489, July 1, 1862
  3. "Handwritten Manuscript by Stephen Foster, "Willie Has Gone To War"" (PDF). Foster Hall Collection, Collection Number: CAM.FHC.2011.01. University of Pittsburgh, Archives and Manuscript Collections at the University of Pittsburgh Library System. Retrieved October 1, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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