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GLE73 -- Civil War in Louisiana

Study guide for the Civil War in Louisiana.
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Red River Campaign
The Union attempt to capture Shreveport is known as the...
cotton
The Southern resource desperately needed by Northern industry.
Confederate
The victorious side at the Battle of Mansfield.
blockade
Lincoln's main naval strategy against the South was...
Mansfield Leavell
The northern-born Confederate general charged with defending New Orleans was...
Benjamin Butler
The first Union general to command the occupation of New Orleans was...
Opelousas
Anticipating the capture of Baton Rouge, the state government of Louisiana relocated to...
Alfred Mouton
The young Acadian Confederate general who gave his life defending north Louisiana in the Red River Campaign.
Thomas Overton Moore
The first Confederate governor of Louisiana was...
censored
The Union Army ordered that all New Orleans newspapers be...
Andre Cailloux
An African-American Union soldier noted for his bravery.
Native Guard
Around 3,000 free men of color joined the Confederate Army as part of the...
William Mumford
He was executed for hauling down the Union flag.
Frederick Douglass
An abolitionist, he pushed Abraham Lincoln to make the Civil War about ending slavery.
immigrants
What made up 10% of Louisiana's inhabitants at the beginning of the Civil War?
Benjamin Butler
The Union commander of the occupation of New Orleans was...
Nathaniel Banks
"He replaced ""the Beast"" as the Union Army commander in Louisiana."
Shreveport
The final Confederate capital of Louisiana.
Pleasant Hill
A major battle of the Red River Campaign.
Port Hudson
The last Louisiana stronghold on the Mississippi River was...
David Farragut
The Union admiral that captured New Orleans was...
P. G. T. Beauregard
The victorious Confederate commander at Fort Sumter and Manassas was from Louisiana. His name was...
Jefferson Davis
The President of the Confederacy was...
Henry Watkins Allen
The second Confederate governor of Louisiana was...