The Stoneman and Cameron families are introduced.
The town of Piedmont celebrates the first battle of Bull Run.
A Cameron brother and Stoneman brother meet on the battlefield and share an intimate moment as they die.
Abraham Lincoln talks to Stoneman about how he will treat the South after winning the Civil War.
After meeting with Stoneman, Sumner meets the housekeeper, Lydia Brown.
The KKK comes to the rescue of the Camerons, who are taking refuge from their attackers in the cabin.
The South struggles to hold on in the civil war as the Union armies block its supplies.
In the opening scene, the abolitionists push to free the slaves.
President Lincoln is shot and killed at the theatre, in the presence of the Stonemans.
Gus chases Flora after she rejects his marriage proposal, resulting in fatal consequences.
As a greedy tycoon celebrates cornering the world wheat market, the poor attempt to buy bread.
A husband learns that he has been lured away from his family in their secluded home by would-be thieves and rushes back to save them.
The engineer pays a visit to his sweetheart, the operator's daughter.
The engineer comes to the rescue as the operator's daughter cannily defends herself against would-be thieves.
Jose recognizes the gauntlet that he gave Marion after she saved him and comes to her rescue.
After discovering the identity of the true thief, Marion rushes to Jose's rescue.