1862 in the United States

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Events from the year 1862 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

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

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

September 17: Battle of Antietam

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  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. 1862. Retrieved 2015-10-01. 

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