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Battle of Bull Run, Iron Clads, Fredericksburg, Richmond, then Appamattox
What was the sequence of the Civil War Battles in Virginia?
Which president used the Union Navy to blockade southern ports?
Was Richmond the capital of the Confederacy or Union?
Fell to Ulysses S. Grant, and was burned near the end of the war
What happened to Richmond during the Civil War?
When did Robert E. Lee surrender to Ulysses S. Grant?
Southeast Virginia by the James River
Where in Virginia did the Ironclad battle occur?
General Lee and General Grant
Which generals were at the Appomattox Court House?
True or False: African Americans fought in the Civil War?
White Virginians mostly supported the Confederacy which was the North or the South?
Most did not take sides
What roles did American Indians take during the Civil War?
Fled to the Union army as it approached, and some fought for the Union
During the war, Enslaved African Americans...
Who led a raid on the United States Armory
(Arsenal) at Harpers Ferry, Virginia because he was trying to start a slave rebellion?
The economy of the North did not support slavery, the South wanted the new states to allow slavery, and the North and South were not able to resolve their differences
Why did the southern states secede?
The economy in the south was based on what?
The economy in the north was based on what?
Eastern and Western parts of Virginia disagreed about slavery
Why did West Virginia become a state?
Who led a slave revolt against plantation owners in Virginia?
Who led enslaved African Americans to freedom along the "Underground Railroad"?