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47 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Sherman's march to the Sea
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
during the civil war, a devastating total war military campai…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
38 terms
Civil War
John Brown
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Commander of Confederate Army
16th President of the United States
President of the Confederacy
John Brown
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Robert E. Lee
Commander of Confederate Army
17 terms
Civil War
Abolitionist
Antebellum
Blockade
Border State
a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institutio…
occurring or existing before a particular way, especially the…
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or pe…
in the civil war the states between the north and the south:…
Abolitionist
a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institutio…
Antebellum
occurring or existing before a particular way, especially the…
10 terms
Civil War
Union
Confederacy
tariff
secession
another name for the United States
the name chosen by the states that left the Union at the time…
a tax on imported goods
the withdrawal when a part of a country leaves or breaks off…
Union
another name for the United States
Confederacy
the name chosen by the states that left the Union at the time…
9 terms
Civil war
Confederate Army
Union Army
Uniforms
Ulysses S. Grant
the army of the Confederate States of America (South) during…
The Union Army (aka the Federal Army, or Northern Army) was t…
Blue worn by Union and Gray worn by Confederate
Commander of the Union Army
Confederate Army
the army of the Confederate States of America (South) during…
Union Army
The Union Army (aka the Federal Army, or Northern Army) was t…
17 terms
Civil War
Plantation
civil war
slave
battle
a very large farm
a war between people in the same country
a person who is owned by another person and forced to work wi…
a short, violent fight
Plantation
a very large farm
civil war
a war between people in the same country
17 terms
Civil War
Abolitionist
Antebellum
Blockade
Border State
A person who favors the abolition of a practice or institutio…
Occurring before a war
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or pe…
States bordering the North: Delaware, Maryland, Kentucky and…
Abolitionist
A person who favors the abolition of a practice or institutio…
Antebellum
Occurring before a war
64 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
48 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
17 terms
Civil War
Abolitionist
Antebellum
Blockade
Border State
A person who favors the abolition of a practice or institutio…
Occurring or existing before a particular war, especially the…
An act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or pe…
Any of the slave states that bordered the northern free state…
Abolitionist
A person who favors the abolition of a practice or institutio…
Antebellum
Occurring or existing before a particular war, especially the…
17 terms
Civil war
Abolitionist
Antebellum
Blockade
Border state
A person who wanted to end slavery
occurring or existing before a particular war, esp. the Ameri…
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or pe…
- Allowed slavery but did not secede from the Unio
Abolitionist
A person who wanted to end slavery
Antebellum
occurring or existing before a particular war, esp. the Ameri…
31 terms
Civil War
Slave State
Free state
civil war
abolishionist
state in which slavery is allowed
state in which slavery was outlawed
a country at war with itself
people who wanted slavery to end
Slave State
state in which slavery is allowed
Free state
state in which slavery was outlawed
28 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
49 terms
Civil War
Confederacy
secede
Civil War
Defensive war
the nation formed by states that seceded from the Union (South)
to withdraw from an organization
armed fighting between groups within the same country
a war in which an army fights to defend its own territory
Confederacy
the nation formed by states that seceded from the Union (South)
secede
to withdraw from an organization
7 terms
Civil War
plantation
slave state
free state
abolitionist
huge farms that grew crops such as cotton, rice and tobacco
slavery was legal
slavery was against the law
people who wanted to abolish, or end, slavery
plantation
huge farms that grew crops such as cotton, rice and tobacco
slave state
slavery was legal
12 terms
Civil War
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harper's Ferry
State's rights and Slavery
Fort Sumter
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
A town in West Virginia in which John Brown had a raid.
The two main causes of the Civil War
1st Battle of the Civil War - South wanted North out of the c…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
Harper's Ferry
A town in West Virginia in which John Brown had a raid.
20 terms
Civil War
abolitionist
citizen
Confederate
discrimination
one of the people who wanted to put an end to slavery in the…
an individual with certain rights and duties under a governme…
having to do with the 11 Southern states that separated from…
the practice of treating persons in a less kind or fair way j…
abolitionist
one of the people who wanted to put an end to slavery in the…
citizen
an individual with certain rights and duties under a governme…
20 terms
CIVIL WAR
Abraham Lincoln
Frederick Douglass
Jefferson Davis
"Stonewall" Thomas Jackson
Wrote the Gettysburg Address and Emancipation Proclamation
Former slave who escaped to the North and became an abolition…
President of the Confederate States of America
He was a skilled Confederate general from Virginia, and one o…
Abraham Lincoln
Wrote the Gettysburg Address and Emancipation Proclamation
Frederick Douglass
Former slave who escaped to the North and became an abolition…
16 terms
Civil War
Secede
Confederacy
Civil War
Fort Sumter
To leave, break away, or withdraw
Another name for the Confederate States of America, made up o…
Conflict between citizens of the same country
the confederate attack marked the start of the Civil War at t…
Secede
To leave, break away, or withdraw
Confederacy
Another name for the Confederate States of America, made up o…
64 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
64 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
8 terms
Civil War
abolitionist
secede
Union
Confederacy
a person who wanted to end, or abolish, slavery
to leave, or withdraw from, a nation
another name for the United States
the group of states that withdrew from the United States duri…
abolitionist
a person who wanted to end, or abolish, slavery
secede
to leave, or withdraw from, a nation
25 terms
Civil War
Andrew Johnson
Radical Reconstruction
Presidential Reconstruction
Presidential Reconstruction
Became president after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln
This plan to put the country back together was created by lib…
This was the most lenient plan on the former Confederate states
The plan lasted from 1865-1867
Andrew Johnson
Became president after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln
Radical Reconstruction
This plan to put the country back together was created by lib…
19 terms
Civil War
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe
John Brown
Harper's Ferry
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
An extreme abolitionist
A town in West Virginia in which John Brown had a raid.
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
36 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
64 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
64 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
42 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumter
Battle of Gettysburg
First Battle of Bull Run
Sherman's march to the Sea
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war
turning point in the EASTERN theater; after this, the Confede…
first major engagement of the war; although it ended in a Con…
Union campaign from Atlanta to Savannah
Fort Sumter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war
Battle of Gettysburg
turning point in the EASTERN theater; after this, the Confede…
34 terms
Civil War
John Brown
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Commander of Confederate Army
16th President of the United States
President of the Confederacy
John Brown
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Robert E. Lee
Commander of Confederate Army
64 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
29 terms
Civil War
John Brown
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Commander of Confederate Army
16th President of the United States
President of the Confederacy
John Brown
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Robert E. Lee
Commander of Confederate Army
20 terms
Civil War
Secede
Abolitionist
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Emancipation Proclamation
To leave or withdraw from
A person against slavery
A novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe showing the cruelty of slavery
The order granting freedom to slaves in Confederate states
Secede
To leave or withdraw from
Abolitionist
A person against slavery
14 terms
Civil War
Ulysses S. Grant
William Tecumseh Sherman
Abe Lincoln
Robert E Lee
Union general dominated the west
Union general led brutal march of destruction in south
Union president
Confederate general who made final surrender
Ulysses S. Grant
Union general dominated the west
William Tecumseh Sherman
Union general led brutal march of destruction in south
Civil War
slavery
Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Harriett Tubman
A system of enforced servitude in which some people are owned…
A war between people of the same country.
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
Ex-slave who guided hundreds of slaves to freedom through the…
slavery
A system of enforced servitude in which some people are owned…
Civil War
A war between people of the same country.
23 terms
Civil War
Harriet Beecher Stowe
rights of states and slavery
Fort Sumter
Battle of Gettysburg
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
The two main causes of the Civil War
1st Battle of the Civil War - South wanted North out of the c…
Bloody battle of the Civil War - turning point for the Union…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
rights of states and slavery
The two main causes of the Civil War
20 terms
Civil War
Slavery
Rights
Confederacy
Union
where one person is owned by another person
privileges you have in a country
the Southern states
the Northern states
Slavery
where one person is owned by another person
Rights
privileges you have in a country
38 terms
Civil War
John Brown
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Commander of Confederate Army
16th President of the United States
President of the Confederacy
John Brown
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Robert E. Lee
Commander of Confederate Army
19 terms
Civil War
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe
John Brown
Harper's Ferry
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
An extreme abolitionist
A town in West Virginia in which John Brown had a raid.
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
64 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
31 terms
Civil War
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
Leader of the Army of Northern Virginia
16th President of the United States
President of the Confederacy
Lincoln's final and best general
Robert E. Lee
Leader of the Army of Northern Virginia
Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the United States
22 terms
Civil War
ROBERT E LEE
ULYSSES S. GRANT
WILLIAM T. SHERMAN
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
CONFEDERATE COMMANDER OF ALL SOUTHERN TROOPS
UNION COMMANDER FOR ALL NORTHERN TROOPS
WAGED TOTAL WAR ON SOUTH AND BURNED A PATH FROM TENNESSEE TO…
PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES DURING CIVIL WAR
ROBERT E LEE
CONFEDERATE COMMANDER OF ALL SOUTHERN TROOPS
ULYSSES S. GRANT
UNION COMMANDER FOR ALL NORTHERN TROOPS
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
27 terms
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Antietam
Appomattox Court House
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
Civil War battle in which the North succeeded in halting Lee'…
Famous as the site of the Battle of Appomattox Courthouse, wh…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Battle of Gettysburg
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
25 terms
Civil War
border states
retreat
Confederacy
sectionalism
states located between the Union and the Confederacy that wer…
to fall back; to move away from battle
government formed by the states that left the Union, also cal…
loyalty to a section or part of the country rather than to th…
border states
states located between the Union and the Confederacy that wer…
retreat
to fall back; to move away from battle
19 terms
Civil War
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe
John Brown
Harper's Ferry
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
An extreme abolitionist
A town in West Virginia in which John Brown had a raid.
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe that spoke out against…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
The author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
67 terms
Civil War
Missouri Compromise
Popular Soverignty
Kansas Nebraska act
South Carolina
36-30 line that divided free states from slaves states
Term that gives the people the power to decide whether or not…
Allowed people in those territories to vote on the term of sl…
1st state to secede
Missouri Compromise
36-30 line that divided free states from slaves states
Popular Soverignty
Term that gives the people the power to decide whether or not…
38 terms
Civil War
John Brown
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Commander of Confederate Army
16th President of the United States
President of the Confederacy
John Brown
Violent abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry
Robert E. Lee
Commander of Confederate Army
13 terms
Civil War
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe
John Brown
Secession
a book describing the horrible treatment of slaves
author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
led a slave revolt at Harper's Ferry, Virginia
leaving or breaking away from a country
Uncle Tom's Cabin
a book describing the horrible treatment of slaves
Harriet Beecher Stowe
author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
14 terms
Civil War
1861-1865
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
the years of the Civil War
president of the United States during the Civil War
president of the Confederate States during the Civil War
commanding Union general
1861-1865
the years of the Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
president of the United States during the Civil War
Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Robert E Lee
Ulysses S. Grant
Commander in Chief of the Union Forces
President of the Confedercy
Leader of the army of Virginia
General of Union Forces in the west and eventually the Army o…
Abraham Lincoln
Commander in Chief of the Union Forces
Jefferson Davis
President of the Confedercy
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