first African American regiment officially organized in the North
a nurse during the Civil War later started American Red Cross
a hard biscuit made of wheat flour
bloodiest one day battle
turning point of the Civil War
a decree freeing all enslaved persons in states still in rebellion after January 1, 1863
Emancipation Proclamation date
January 1, 1863
the wearing down of one side by the other through exhaustion of soldiers and resources
banned slavery in the US
searching and raiding for food as the soldiers marched
site of surrender for the Civil War
first battle of the Civil War
Bull Run I
where did Jackson get the nickname "Stonewall"?
Bull Run I
only guy executed for war crimes after war
date Lincoln was assassinated
April 14, 1865
Who helped Lincoln win re-election?
Lincoln returned to men to prevent war with Britian
North's strategy during the Civil War
Grant's greatest achievement
more military colleges
Why didn't Lee accept command of UNion troops?
he couldn't fight against Virginia
Who inspired American women to take on nursing tasks in army hospitals?
Where did women fill labor shortages?
the first ironclad ship for the North
worst prison of all time
Sic Semper Tyrannis
"thus always to the tyrants"; Booth yelled after shooting Lincoln
northerners who supported the South
Leader of Copperheads