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20 terms
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.
30 terms
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…
26 terms
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…
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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…
30 terms
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…
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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…
26 terms
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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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 & 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
Led to the formation of the Republican…
Stephan Douglas wanted the railroad to…
The Transcontinental Railroad caused t…
Popular Sovereignty
The Kansas Nebraska Act
Convince the South.
Missouri
The idea that if something is popular it is for the good of t…
Led to the formation of the Republican…
The Kansas Nebraska Act
Stephan Douglas wanted the railroad to…
Convince the South.
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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…
43 terms
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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US History: The Civil War
Lincoln's War Goals
Northern Advantages
Southern Advantages
Importance of the Battle of Gettysburg
To restore the Union
Soldiers, factories, food, railroads
Cotton profits, generals, motivation to preserve their lifest…
Turning point of the war; 3 day battle; crippled south
Lincoln's War Goals
To restore the Union
Northern Advantages
Soldiers, factories, food, railroads
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US History Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Abraham Lincoln
Compromise of 1850
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
President of the U.S., 1861-1865
Law passed that gave North and South part of what they wanted…
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
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…
27 terms
Us history: Civil War
3/5 compromise
Missouri Compromise
Dred Scott Case
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Increased sectionalism
Increased sectionalism by splitting
Made slaves property, made slaves court cases invalid, made M…
Wrote "Uncle Tom's Cabin"
3/5 compromise
Increased sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Increased sectionalism by splitting
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US History- Civil War
Regionalization
Reconstruction
Uncle Toms cabin
Missouri Compromise
To divide into regions or administrative districts; arrange r…
Program implemented by the federal government between 1865 an…
1852 Harriet Beecher Stowe published the book Uncle Toms Cabi…
1820 agreement calling for the admission of Missouri as a sla…
Regionalization
To divide into regions or administrative districts; arrange r…
Reconstruction
Program implemented by the federal government between 1865 an…
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US History- Civil War
What advantages did the North have? (7)
What advantages did the South have? (6)
What was the rise of the republicans?
What does Lincoln do in 1858?
-had more railroads... -had more factories... -had more money... -had…
-cotton... -talented generals... -Familiar battle grounds... -had to d…
1850s:... -people who opposed slavery had no political party... -ga…
-runs for senate... -challenges Stephen Douglas to 7 debates in…
What advantages did the North have? (7)
-had more railroads... -had more factories... -had more money... -had…
What advantages did the South have? (6)
-cotton... -talented generals... -Familiar battle grounds... -had to d…
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US HISTORY_CIVIL WAR
alger hiss
Chiang kai-shek
douglass macarthur
Dwight eisenhower
accused of being a soviet spy, helped Nixon become VP
leader of nationalist china
thinks we should use bombs on china
president during H-bomb invention
alger hiss
accused of being a soviet spy, helped Nixon become VP
Chiang kai-shek
leader of nationalist china
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US History Civil War
Most important Southern crop
The significance of the racial breakdo…
President when California entered the…
Person who presented the Compromise of…
Cotton
African Americans were the majority in Mississippi, Louisiana…
Millard Fillmore
Henry Clay
Most important Southern crop
Cotton
The significance of the racial breakdo…
African Americans were the majority in Mississippi, Louisiana…
22 terms
US History - Civil War
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
disenfranchisement
scalawag
declared that all native-born or naturalized persons were cit…
declared that the right to vote shouod not be denied on accou…
exclusion from voting privleges
cooperated with Radical Reconstruction
14th Amendment
declared that all native-born or naturalized persons were cit…
15th Amendment
declared that the right to vote shouod not be denied on accou…
22 terms
US History Civil War
Outcome of the civil war
popular sovereignty
Dred Scott
Nat Turner, Nathaniel Bacon, Daniel Shay
freed slaves, federal gov gained power
people in the territory decide on slavery with a vote (Kansas…
slave who owner slave moved slave to free state, the slave su…
all conducted revolts
Outcome of the civil war
freed slaves, federal gov gained power
popular sovereignty
people in the territory decide on slavery with a vote (Kansas…
32 terms
US History (Civil War)
Causes of the War of 1812
Results of the War of 1812
Results of the Lewis and Clark Expedit…
Sacajawea
Grievances against Britain... Tecumseh's Confederacy... The War Hawks
The War in Canada... The War at Sea... British Burn The White House…
made allies with the Native Americans
Native American woman who served as a guide to Lewis and Clark
Causes of the War of 1812
Grievances against Britain... Tecumseh's Confederacy... The War Hawks
Results of the War of 1812
The War in Canada... The War at Sea... British Burn The White House…
73 terms
US History Civil War
Abolitionists
Popular abolitionists
Antebellum
Nat Turner
Those who called for the outlaw of slavery
William Lloyd Garrison... Frederick Douglas
Pre civil war
Preacher born into slavery in Virginia; led Nat Turner's rebe…
Abolitionists
Those who called for the outlaw of slavery
Popular abolitionists
William Lloyd Garrison... Frederick Douglas
43 terms
US History Civil War
War of Northern Aggression
Everybody's War
War of Attrition
Mr. Lincoln's War
The nickname for the Civil War that came from the South; Stat…
The nickname for the Civil War that talked about how people m…
This style of war proposed defensive position and encouraged…
The nickname for the Civil War that emphasized the fact Abrah…
War of Northern Aggression
The nickname for the Civil War that came from the South; Stat…
Everybody's War
The nickname for the Civil War that talked about how people m…
14 terms
US History Civil War
Perryville
Antietam, MD
Gettysburg, PA
Appomattox courthouse
Confederates invaded KY, but lost and never retturned to this…
- Bloodiest single say of war in history... - 23,000 casualties
- Bloodiest war battle... - considered turning point... - 51,000 ca…
- Lee surrenders his army to Grant
Perryville
Confederates invaded KY, but lost and never retturned to this…
Antietam, MD
- Bloodiest single say of war in history... - 23,000 casualties
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US History Civil War
Fort Sumter
Battle of Bull Run (Manassas Junction)
the Border States
Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson
fort remained under Union control in Charleston when the Sout…
people brought picnics to watch - believed it to be a quick d…
Lincoln kept slaves did not want to anger them and push them…
effective leader... doesn't move line
Fort Sumter
fort remained under Union control in Charleston when the Sout…
Battle of Bull Run (Manassas Junction)
people brought picnics to watch - believed it to be a quick d…
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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…
30 terms
US History: The Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Confederacy
Union
President of the Union
President of the Confederacy
the 11 Southern states that seceded from the Union of states
the northern states during the Civil war
Abraham Lincoln
President of the Union
Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederacy
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US history civil war
Emancipation Proclamation
Gettysburg Address
13th amendment
temperance
Freed slaves with in the rebellious states
Lincolns speech, uniting Americans as one
slavery and involuntary servitude convicted
the effort to prohibit the drinking of alcohol
Emancipation Proclamation
Freed slaves with in the rebellious states
Gettysburg Address
Lincolns speech, uniting Americans as one
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US History: 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…
31 terms
US History The Civil War
delaware maryland kentucky missouri
antietam
7
south carolina
slave border states that remained in the union
union victory here enabled Lincoln to pass the Emancipation P…
how many states seceded before Lincoln took office
the first state to secede
delaware maryland kentucky missouri
slave border states that remained in the union
antietam
union victory here enabled Lincoln to pass the Emancipation P…
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US history civil war
Wilmot provinso
Kansas Nebraska Act/bloody Kansas
Missouri compromise
Compromise of 1850
anti-slavery declaration designed to get rid of slavery in th…
1854-1861... Stephen Douglas wants to build a transcontinental r…
1818-- Missouri petitions to enter as a slave state, balance…
package of 5 bills designed to end tension between slave and…
Wilmot provinso
anti-slavery declaration designed to get rid of slavery in th…
Kansas Nebraska Act/bloody Kansas
1854-1861... Stephen Douglas wants to build a transcontinental r…
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Civil War- US History
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Laws
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Bleeding Kansas
five separate bills passed by the United States Congress in S…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska t…
a series of violent political confrontations in the United St…
Compromise of 1850
five separate bills passed by the United States Congress in S…
Fugitive Slave Laws
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
30 terms
US History: Civil war
Jefferson Davis
Abraham Lincoln
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Stonewall Jackson
President of Confederate.
President of USA/Union.
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin which motivated the Union.
Confederate General in First Bull Run.
Jefferson Davis
President of Confederate.
Abraham Lincoln
President of USA/Union.
30 terms
US History: Civil War
Compromise of 1850
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott Decision
John Brown
California was admitted as a free state; New Mexico and Utah…
proposed by Lewis Cass; people who settled the territories wo…
Dred Scott v. Sanford; ruled that Scott could not legally cla…
white abolitionist from midwest who killed those he thought w…
Compromise of 1850
California was admitted as a free state; New Mexico and Utah…
Popular Sovereignty
proposed by Lewis Cass; people who settled the territories wo…
29 terms
US History Civil War
South Generals
North Generals
Resons to leave Union
First Battle
Beauregard, jackson, Lee, Stuart,
Grant, Sherman, McClellan, McDwell, pope, burnside, hooker
Lincoln elected... Called for troops to rise up
Fort sumpter
South Generals
Beauregard, jackson, Lee, Stuart,
North Generals
Grant, Sherman, McClellan, McDwell, pope, burnside, hooker
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US History Civil War
Habeas Corpus
attrition
casualties
confederate
a person who is imprisoned must be charged with a crime or re…
a struggle where one side attempts to reduce the strength or…
deaths
south
Habeas Corpus
a person who is imprisoned must be charged with a crime or re…
attrition
a struggle where one side attempts to reduce the strength or…
35 terms
US History Civil War
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…
US History: Civil War
Dredd Scott vs. Sanford
Preserve the Union
Determine Slave Status
Result of Civil War
Protected the property rights of slave owners and denied Cong…
Lincoln's main goal
Missouri Compromise, Compromise of 1850, Kansas-Nebraska Act…
Increased the power of the federal govt
Dredd Scott vs. Sanford
Protected the property rights of slave owners and denied Cong…
Preserve the Union
Lincoln's main goal
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Civil War US HISTORY
Election of 1860
Secession
Lincoln's First Inaugural Address
Early Aggression (Fort Sumter)
The South did not trust Lincoln even though he declared he wo…
Most Northern Democrats believed in popular sovereignty... Linco…
He doesn't want to take the slaves away from the south ... Seces…
Dispute over Fort... Previously federal property but after seces…
Election of 1860
The South did not trust Lincoln even though he declared he wo…
Secession
Most Northern Democrats believed in popular sovereignty... Linco…
30 terms
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: Chapter 16- Toward Civil War
fugitive
secede
border ruffian
civil war
person who is running away from legal authority
to withdraw or break away from a nation or organization
armed pro-slavery supporter who crossed the border from Misso…
conflict between citizens of the same country
fugitive
person who is running away from legal authority
secede
to withdraw or break away from a nation or organization
AP US History - The Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
The Impending Crisis of the South
Freeport Doctrine
Crittenden Compromise
16th President
A book written by Hinton Helper. Helper hated both slavery an…
Idea authored by Stephen Douglas that claimed slavery could o…
1860 - attempt to prevent Civil War by Senator Crittenden - o…
Abraham Lincoln
16th President
The Impending Crisis of the South
A book written by Hinton Helper. Helper hated both slavery an…
45 terms
US History Civil War
Conditions under slavery
Temperance movement
Abolition movement
Women's rights movement
Rural slaves lived and worked in harsh conditions on plantati…
An organized effort to prevent the drinking of alcoholic beve…
Movement to end slavery
Various reform movements in the mid 19th century that fed the…
Conditions under slavery
Rural slaves lived and worked in harsh conditions on plantati…
Temperance movement
An organized effort to prevent the drinking of alcoholic beve…
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Civil War - US History
Who was Abraham Lincoln?
Who was Stonewall Jackson?
Who was Robert E. Lee?
Who was Clara Barton?
Lincoln was the 16th president who is famous for the Gettysbu…
Stonewall Jackson won the name "Stonewall" from his victory o…
General Robert E. Lee was a Confederate general. Lee attacked…
Clara Barton was a nurse in the Civil War who risked her life…
Who was Abraham Lincoln?
Lincoln was the 16th president who is famous for the Gettysbu…
Who was Stonewall Jackson?
Stonewall Jackson won the name "Stonewall" from his victory o…
22 terms
US History Civil War
Outcome of war
Popular sovereignty
Dred Scott
Nat Turner, Nathaniel Bacon, Daniel Shay
freed slaves, federal gov't gained power
people in the territory decide on slavery with a vote - Kansa…
slave who's owner moved him to free state, he sued for freedo…
All conducted revolts
Outcome of war
freed slaves, federal gov't gained power
Popular sovereignty
people in the territory decide on slavery with a vote - Kansa…
56 terms
Us history civil war
Abolitionist
Antebellum
Frederick Douglas
Loose vs. tight pack
Someone against slavery
Pre civil war name
Escaped slave, fought for equal rights, wrote North Star paper
Loose: lower mortality, lower profits... Tight: high mortality,…
Abolitionist
Someone against slavery
Antebellum
Pre civil war name
21 terms
US History Civil War
Jobs in colonial America (17 and 1800s)
Indentured Servants
Slave Societies
Society with slaves
- Slavery... - Landowners... - Merchants... - Craftsmen (Skilled labor…
People that came to America for free but working for x number…
- Everything revolves around slavery (both society and econom…
-Have slaves but not crucial to society and economy... -there is…
Jobs in colonial America (17 and 1800s)
- Slavery... - Landowners... - Merchants... - Craftsmen (Skilled labor…
Indentured Servants
People that came to America for free but working for x number…
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