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US History Civil War
Abolitionist:
Ambush:
Armory:
Cavalry:
Someone who wishes to abolish or get rid of slavery.
To lie in wait for an unexpected attack.
A place where weapons and other military supplies are manufac…
Cavalry: A branch of the military mounted on horseback. Caval…
Abolitionist:
Someone who wishes to abolish or get rid of slavery.
Ambush:
To lie in wait for an unexpected attack.
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US History Civil War
Election of 1860
Border States
advantages of north
advantages of south
Lincoln's and the Republicans win convinced the South that sl…
Part of the USA but slavery was allowed to prevent the secess…
more railroads & factories... better balance b/w farming and ind…
better leadership: most military colleges in the south; most…
Election of 1860
Lincoln's and the Republicans win convinced the South that sl…
Border States
Part of the USA but slavery was allowed to prevent the secess…
US History - Civil War
The Underground Railroad
Henry Clay
Fugitive Slave Act
Milliard Fillmore
(before the abolition of slavery) a system for helping fugiti…
American statesman noted for his American System (which integ…
statutes passed by Congress in 1793 and 1850 (and repealed in…
13th president of the United States (1850-53), whose insisten…
The Underground Railroad
(before the abolition of slavery) a system for helping fugiti…
Henry Clay
American statesman noted for his American System (which integ…
US History Civil War
confederate states
border states
why is Maryland important?
advantages of north
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
very close to the capital-- Washington DC
more railroads & factories... better balance b/w farming and ind…
confederate states
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
border states
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
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US History Civil War: Causes of the Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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US History Civil War Vocabulary
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
Abolished Slavery
1) Citizenship for African Americans, 2) Repeal of 3/5 Compro…
Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race,…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
13th Amendment
Abolished Slavery
14th Amendment
1) Citizenship for African Americans, 2) Repeal of 3/5 Compro…
History Vocab-Civil War
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
Robert E. Lee
Abolished (stopped) slavery
Granted citizenship
Granted the right to vote to Black men. (women were not given…
General of the Confederate Army
13th amendment
Abolished (stopped) slavery
14th amendment
Granted citizenship
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AP History to Civil War
The first people to come to America ca…
Early people of the Yucatan Peninsula…
This started with Christopher Columbus…
The right for the Spanish (in America)…
Early land bridge
Aztecs
Columbian Exchange
Encomienda
The first people to come to America ca…
Early land bridge
Early people of the Yucatan Peninsula…
Aztecs
US History Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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History - Civil War Battles
Lincoln elected president
South Carolina secedes
Confederacy formed
Lincoln inaugurated
November 1860... U.S.... Though winning in the electoral college, L…
December 1860... South Carolina... On news of Lincoln's election, S…
February 1861... Montgomery, Alabama... Seven states form Confedera…
March 1861... Washington, D.C.... Lincoln enters Washington D.C. in…
Lincoln elected president
November 1860... U.S.... Though winning in the electoral college, L…
South Carolina secedes
December 1860... South Carolina... On news of Lincoln's election, S…
American History I Civil War
Uncle Tom's Cabin
South Carolina
Jefferson Davis
Abraham Lincoln
Popular book by Harriet Beecher Stowe focusing on the negativ…
First state to leave the Union in 1860.
Confederate President
President of the U.S., 1861-1865
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Popular book by Harriet Beecher Stowe focusing on the negativ…
South Carolina
First state to leave the Union in 1860.
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Texas History - Civil War
states rights
secede
abolitionist
vigilante
The idea that states have the right to limit the power of the…
To formally withdraw from the union
A person who wanted to end slavery
People who take the law into their own hands
states rights
The idea that states have the right to limit the power of the…
secede
To formally withdraw from the union
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American History I Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Escaped slaves must be returned to masters (part of Compromis…
Let the people decide on whether slavery should be allowed in…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. Scott sued fo…
Popular book by Harriet Beecher Stowe focusing on the negativ…
Fugitive Slave Act
Escaped slaves must be returned to masters (part of Compromis…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide on whether slavery should be allowed in…
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APUS History:The Civil War
Stephen A. Douglas
Emancipation Proclamation
Freeport Doctrine
Fugitive Slave Act
Speaker of the House and leading Northern Democrat who became…
(1) announcement issued by Lincoln on January 1, 1863: all sl…
idea proposed by Stephen Douglas during the Lincoln-Douglas d…
1793 law strengthened by the Compromise of 1850; the law allo…
Stephen A. Douglas
Speaker of the House and leading Northern Democrat who became…
Emancipation Proclamation
(1) announcement issued by Lincoln on January 1, 1863: all sl…
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History: Causes of the Civil War
10th Amendment (1791)
Missouri Compromise (1820)
Wilmot Proviso (1846)
Compromise of 1850
Constitutional Amendment, part of the Bill of Rights that giv…
Allowed Missouri to enter the Union as a slave state, Maine t…
A bill proposed by Congressman, David Wimot, to forbid slaver…
This law passed a Federal Fugitive Slave Act, banned the slav…
10th Amendment (1791)
Constitutional Amendment, part of the Bill of Rights that giv…
Missouri Compromise (1820)
Allowed Missouri to enter the Union as a slave state, Maine t…
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American History I Civil War
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
1850- Slavery could not extend to states above the 36, 30 line.
Escaped slaves must be returned to masters (part of Compromis…
Let the people decide on whether slavery should be allowed in…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. Scott sued fo…
Missouri Compromise
1850- Slavery could not extend to states above the 36, 30 line.
Fugitive Slave Act
Escaped slaves must be returned to masters (part of Compromis…
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History - The Wars of the Civil War
Bull Run
Virginia vs. Monitor
Antietam
Vicksburg
July, 1861. Union and Confederate forces fight in Virginia. C…
Two iron-plated ships battled at sea. The confrontation was a…
September, 1862. Bloodiest encounter of the war - 23,000 dead…
July, 1863. Union General Grant launched a surprise attach on…
Bull Run
July, 1861. Union and Confederate forces fight in Virginia. C…
Virginia vs. Monitor
Two iron-plated ships battled at sea. The confrontation was a…
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History - Civil War Battles
Lincoln elected president
South Carolina secedes
Confederacy formed
Lincoln inaugurated
November 1860... U.S.... Though winning in the electoral college, L…
December 1860... South Carolina... On news of Lincoln's election, S…
February 1861... Montgomery, Alabama... Seven states form Confedera…
March 1861... Washington, D.C.... Lincoln enters Washington D.C. in…
Lincoln elected president
November 1860... U.S.... Though winning in the electoral college, L…
South Carolina secedes
December 1860... South Carolina... On news of Lincoln's election, S…
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SC History Civil War
abolitionist
Abraham Lincoln
Felt like their states rights were den…
Fort Sumter
people who worked to end slavery were called this
when this man was elected president many southerners were ups…
The main reason that South Carolina chose to leave the Union…
South Carolina was upset that the Union still had control of…
abolitionist
people who worked to end slavery were called this
Abraham Lincoln
when this man was elected president many southerners were ups…
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US History- Civil War
Gettysburg Address
Antietam
Total War
Confederate States of America
Lincoln gave this speech to consecrate the cemetery at the lo…
One of only two major battle in the North, it was a turning p…
William T. Sherman used this war method impacted civilians an…
This was formed under the leadership of Jefferson Davis, the…
Gettysburg Address
Lincoln gave this speech to consecrate the cemetery at the lo…
Antietam
One of only two major battle in the North, it was a turning p…
US History Civil War & Reconstruction
Abraham Lincoln
Andrew Johnson
William Tecumseh Sherman
Ulysses S. Grant
16th President of the U.S.; elected twice, but assassinated s…
succeeded Lincoln as President and became the first chief exe…
Union general who led "March to the Sea" and used tactic know…
Brilliant general chosen by President Lincoln to lead the Uni…
Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the U.S.; elected twice, but assassinated s…
Andrew Johnson
succeeded Lincoln as President and became the first chief exe…
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US History Civil War
confederate states
border states
why is Maryland important?
advantages of north
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
very close to the capital-- Washington DC
more railroads & factories... better balance b/w farming and ind…
confederate states
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
border states
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
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History Civil War
Slavery
Abolitionist
Uncle Toms Cabin
Abraham Lincoln
African Americans (and some Native Americans) were owned by o…
Someone who wishes to abolish or get rid of slavery.
Harriet Beecher Stowe; to show the evils and wrongs of slavery
Fight to preserve the Union
Slavery
African Americans (and some Native Americans) were owned by o…
Abolitionist
Someone who wishes to abolish or get rid of slavery.
Texas History - Civil War
states rights
secede
abolitionist
vigilante
The idea that states have the right to limit the power of the…
To formally withdraw from the union
A person who wanted to end slavery
People who take the law into their own hands
states rights
The idea that states have the right to limit the power of the…
secede
To formally withdraw from the union
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Langlois History Civil War
Louisiana Purchase
Why can't free and slave states co-exi…
Why did free states resent slave state…
Missouri Compromise
827,000 square miles of land west of Mississippi bought from…
B/c the economic systems do not work well together. North was…
Free disliked b/c slavery was insufficient, south didn't want…
Missouri was first state to ask for statehood so it became a…
Louisiana Purchase
827,000 square miles of land west of Mississippi bought from…
Why can't free and slave states co-exi…
B/c the economic systems do not work well together. North was…
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History- Civil War Vocabulary
Confederacy
civil war
habeas corpus
Gettysburg Address
Another name for the the Confederate States of America, made…
a war between opposing groups of citizens from the same count…
the right of an accused person to appear in court so a judge…
a speech by Abraham Lincoln in 1863 at the site of the Battle…
Confederacy
Another name for the the Confederate States of America, made…
civil war
a war between opposing groups of citizens from the same count…
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History: Civil War
first income tax
Kentucky; Maryland; West Virginia; Mis…
620,000
Clara Barton
the ____ ____ ____ was during the civil war
name the border states
total number of soldiers killed
civil war nurse; later founded the Red Cross
first income tax
the ____ ____ ____ was during the civil war
Kentucky; Maryland; West Virginia; Mis…
name the border states
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History Civil War
Anaconda Plan
Confed Plan
Robert e lee
Ironclad Warships
1. capture richmond... 2. blockade south... 3. capture miss river
1. capture dc or Lincoln... 2. get foreign help... 3. fight war of…
American soldier, he refused Lincoln's offer to head the Unio…
first battle meeting of ironclad warships, met on a river and…
Anaconda Plan
1. capture richmond... 2. blockade south... 3. capture miss river
Confed Plan
1. capture dc or Lincoln... 2. get foreign help... 3. fight war of…
US history Civil War
American soldier known for commanding…
18th President; worked closely with Pr…
16th President.led the United States t…
American politician who was a U.S. Rep…
Robert E. Lee
Ulysses S. Grant
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
American soldier known for commanding…
Robert E. Lee
18th President; worked closely with Pr…
Ulysses S. Grant
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Georgia History: The Civil War
Anaconda Plan- squeeze the life out of…
capture Richmond; control the Mississi…
Blockade
Preserve the Union (he was against sla…
What was the name of the Union war strategy in the Civil War?…
What were the three military goals of the Anaconda Plan?
What is the term for using naval ships to stop trade from Sou…
What was Lincoln's original goal when the Civil War began?
Anaconda Plan- squeeze the life out of…
What was the name of the Union war strategy in the Civil War?…
capture Richmond; control the Mississi…
What were the three military goals of the Anaconda Plan?
History Civil War and Reconstruction
Civil War
emancipate
fugitives
insurrection
People in the same country fighting each other
free
The Underground Railroad was used by them
an uprising or a revolt
Civil War
People in the same country fighting each other
emancipate
free
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Civil War - Texas History
Manifest Destiny
River that became the permanent bounda…
States that were a part of the Mexican…
How much did Texas sell some of their…
A term for the attitude during the 19th century period of Ame…
Rio Grande
Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Califor…
$10 million
Manifest Destiny
A term for the attitude during the 19th century period of Ame…
River that became the permanent bounda…
Rio Grande
US History Civil War: Causes of the Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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Spanish Civil War IB History
right-wing Nationalists (Spanish Civil…
left-wing Republicans (Spanish Civil W…
Popular Front
Jose Maria Gil Robles
Rich, army, high command, Church, landowners, monarchists(Pro…
Communists, Socialists, Liberals, Anarcho-Syndicalists, Basqu…
an electoral coalition and pact signed in January 1936 by var…
(1898 -1980) Was a right-wing journalist who supported the di…
right-wing Nationalists (Spanish Civil…
Rich, army, high command, Church, landowners, monarchists(Pro…
left-wing Republicans (Spanish Civil W…
Communists, Socialists, Liberals, Anarcho-Syndicalists, Basqu…
pre-civil war history
main reason for start of civil war
Darmouth College vs Woodward
Louisiana Purchase
Federalist Papers
- economic and social differences b/w N and S... -states vs fed.…
Supreme Court decision of 1819 that prohibited states from in…
-1803 bought from France... -Made by Jefferson... -Doubled size of US
-85 articles written by Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison…
main reason for start of civil war
- economic and social differences b/w N and S... -states vs fed.…
Darmouth College vs Woodward
Supreme Court decision of 1819 that prohibited states from in…
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History- Civil War (wars)
Fort Sumter
Battle of Bull Run
Emancipation Proclamation
Gettysburg
confederacy started taking over forts in the south... Fort Sumte…
first major battle... spectators from Washington came... south had…
Lincoln's goal was to remove slavery ... south didn't pay them a…
confederate army pushed north... robert e lee (southern general)…
Fort Sumter
confederacy started taking over forts in the south... Fort Sumte…
Battle of Bull Run
first major battle... spectators from Washington came... south had…
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RAH History - Civil War
Abolition
Abraham Lincoln
Andrew Jackson
13th Amendment
the movement to free African Americans from slavery
16th President of the United States ... President during the Civ…
Was Vice President when Lincoln was assassinated.... Took over a…
abolish slavery
Abolition
the movement to free African Americans from slavery
Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the United States ... President during the Civ…
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History American civil war
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Act
Battle of galveston
Battle of palmito ranch
allowed Calif. to be a free state, rest of territory gained i…
allowed slave catchers more power to capture runaway slaves,…
July 1861 through Jan 1863- battle that helped regain Galvest…
Last battle of Civil war fought near Brownsville AFTER war wa…
Compromise of 1850
allowed Calif. to be a free state, rest of territory gained i…
Fugitive Slave Act
allowed slave catchers more power to capture runaway slaves,…
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History: Figures of the Civil War
Harriet Tubman
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Dred Scott vs. Sanford (1857)
John Brown's Raid (1859)
Born a slave on a plantation in Maryland, she became a tirele…
(1811-1896) American author and daughter of Minister Lyman Be…
1857 Supreme Court decision that stated slaves were not citiz…
Militant abolitionist, John Brown, seized the U.S. Arsenal at…
Harriet Tubman
Born a slave on a plantation in Maryland, she became a tirele…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
(1811-1896) American author and daughter of Minister Lyman Be…
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History: Events of the Civil War
Underground Railroad
Fugitive Slave Act
Personal Liberty Laws
Republican Party
A system that helped escaped slaves get out of the South by f…
Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850: it made it a crime…
Laws passed by Northern State governments to counteract the p…
One of the two major American political parties. It emerged i…
Underground Railroad
A system that helped escaped slaves get out of the South by f…
Fugitive Slave Act
Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850: it made it a crime…
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History Civil War People
Election started Civil War. Won re-ele…
Formed Red Cross, nurse helping Union…
Confederat General. Didn't surrender d…
President of the Confederate States. A…
Abe Lincoln
Clara Barton
Stonewall Jackson
Jefferson Davis
Election started Civil War. Won re-ele…
Abe Lincoln
Formed Red Cross, nurse helping Union…
Clara Barton
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History Civil War and Reconstruction
Fort Sumter(1861)
Bull Run(1862)
Monitor v. Merrimack(1862)
Shiloh(1862)
-First battle of the war... -In the middle of the water... -In Sout…
-Citizens watched the battle... -Union retreated... -Showed how unt…
-Both sides had wooden ships... -Both sides made steel ships so…
-A village on the Tennessee River... -Grant surprised by Confede…
Fort Sumter(1861)
-First battle of the war... -In the middle of the water... -In Sout…
Bull Run(1862)
-Citizens watched the battle... -Union retreated... -Showed how unt…
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4th Grade: History Chapter 13: The Civil War
War fought between the North and the S…
Man who invented the cotton gin:
A decision that tries to satisfy both…
Decision to allow Missouri to enter th…
Civil War
Eli Whitney
compromise
Missouri Compromise
War fought between the North and the S…
Civil War
Man who invented the cotton gin:
Eli Whitney
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History Civil War
What are the two reasons for the Civil…
Union leader
Confederate leader
Union Generals
Slavery & States Rights
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant... William Tecumseh Sherman
What are the two reasons for the Civil…
Slavery & States Rights
Union leader
Abraham Lincoln
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American History: Civil War
Anaconda plan
Anderson Prison
Clara Barton
Copperheads
was a strategy created by Union General Winfield Scott in 186…
was a Confederate prisoner-of-war camp during the American Ci…
was a pioneering nurse who founded the American Red Cross. Sh…
were a vocal faction of Democrats located in the Northern Uni…
Anaconda plan
was a strategy created by Union General Winfield Scott in 186…
Anderson Prison
was a Confederate prisoner-of-war camp during the American Ci…
American History- Civil War
Steps to the Civil War
Sectionalism - (N, S, W)
The Tariff of Abominations
Webster-Hayne Debate of 1830
1. Federalism- with expansion, the question is raised over th…
NORTHERN SECTIONALISM- Favor high tariffs, Favor federal bank…
Law that raised tariffs on raw materials and manufactured goods
Debate over doctrine of nullification
Steps to the Civil War
1. Federalism- with expansion, the question is raised over th…
Sectionalism - (N, S, W)
NORTHERN SECTIONALISM- Favor high tariffs, Favor federal bank…
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History Civil War Quiz
Gettysburg
Emancipation Proclamation
Slaves and literacy
Ulysses S. Grant as a general
Robert E. Lee wanted to invite the North to Gettysburg to fue…
Lincoln signed it 1/1/1863. The proclamation freed all the sl…
It was illegal for slaves to learn how to read and write and…
Grant wanted to fight and not just sit there and wait. He wan…
Gettysburg
Robert E. Lee wanted to invite the North to Gettysburg to fue…
Emancipation Proclamation
Lincoln signed it 1/1/1863. The proclamation freed all the sl…
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IB History Civil War
What hapenned when the Confederates st…
What was the Crittenden Compromise?
Fort Sumter
What was the Norths view on the war?
they adopted a provisional constituion, named themselves the…
established on Dec 1860, said slavery could be above the 36/3…
April 12-14 1861... Lincoln ressuppies the fort, Beauregard f…
1)they said that it resulted from a conspiracy of slave owner…
What hapenned when the Confederates st…
they adopted a provisional constituion, named themselves the…
What was the Crittenden Compromise?
established on Dec 1860, said slavery could be above the 36/3…
Midterm History Civil War
California
Abraham Lincoln
Richmond, Va.
Fugitive state laws
State that forced the compromise of 1850 with it's applicatio…
President of the Union during the Civil War
Capital of the Confederacy
The part of the Compromise of 1850 which the South found appe…
California
State that forced the compromise of 1850 with it's applicatio…
Abraham Lincoln
President of the Union during the Civil War
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us history Civil war
when did the civil war begin
who was the confederate officer who or…
where was Fort Sumter located
how long did it take Fort Sumter to su…
april 12th 1861, and the first shots were fired at 4:30pm
Edmond ruffin
Charlestown South Carolina
34 hours
when did the civil war begin
april 12th 1861, and the first shots were fired at 4:30pm
who was the confederate officer who or…
Edmond ruffin
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