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charles joseph
drugstore
great speech
St. Louis
lelia
breedlove
cabin
louisiana
freedom
African American
millionaire
slave

Madam C.J. Walker Word Search

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african american
cosmetics
charles
art center
stamp
breedlove
new york
louisiana
may
december
entrepreneur
philanthropist
activist
civil
Walker

Famous African American Word Search

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Barack Obama
Barry Bonds
Booker T. Washington
Charles Drew
Clarence Thomas
George Washington Carver
Harriet Tubman
Ida B. Wells
Jessie Jackson
Madame C.J. Walker
Magic Johnson
Malcolm X
Martin Luther King Jr
Medgar Evers
Michael Jordan
Muhammad Ali
Ray Charles
Rosa Parks
Thurgood Marshall
Tyler Perry

FAMOUS AFRICAN AMERICANS Word Search

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CORETTA SCOTT KING
FRANKLIN MCCAIN
EZELL BLAIR
JOSEPH MCNEIL
DAVID RICHMOND
MEDGAR EVERS
SARA BOONE
JOHN ALBERT BURR
JAMES WEST
BARACK OBAMA
ROSA PARKS
MAYA ANGELOU
MARTIN LUTHER KING
C.J. WALKER
HARRIET TUBMAN
CHARLES SPAULDING
GARRETT MORGAN
RONALD MCNAIR
COLIN POWELL
THURGOOD MARSHALL
JESSE JACKSON
LANGSTON HUGHES
MATTHEW HENSON
FREDERICK DOUGLASS

Causes of the Civil War Crossword

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Description

The division of North and South. Sectionalism
"The Great Compromiser." Henry Clay
Escaped Slave that was caught in Boston, But was then bought freedom by the people of Boston. Anthony Burns
Any land aquired from Mexico would be by law, a free state. Wilmont Proviso
Attack led by John Brown. Pottawatomie Massacre
a book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Uncle Toms Cabin
He wrote the Liberator and was a leading Abolitionist. William Lyod Garrison
A series of violent attacks caused by slavery and Political standings. Bleeding Kansas
The withdrawl of one or more States from America. secession
First state that seceded after Lincolns election. South Carolina
The Little Giant. Stephen Douglas
Enslaved African American who attempted to sue his master. Dred Scott
Judege for the Dred Scott case of 1857. Roger B Taney
16th President. Abraham Lincoln
president elected after the election of 1860. John C Brekinridege
Man who attacked Charles Sumner at his crimes against Kansas speech. Preston Brooks
A slave revolt that killed about 60 people led by. Nat Turner
powerful Abolitionist, he was an adviser to president Lincoln and lent strong support to the women's right movement. Fredrick Douglass
the only candidate ever nominated for the Know Nothings in a presidential election. James Buchanan
Act that allowed Kansas to decide for itself if it wanted to be a free or slave state. KansasNebraska act

Myancestorsdiddat/African American Inventors Word Search

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Philip Downing
Sarah Goode
Lewis Latimer
George Washington Carver
Marjorie Joyner
Lonnie johnson
Madam C.J Walker
William Purvis
Lloyd Ray
Thomas Stewart
W. Johnson
J.l Love
garrett morgan
Benjamin Banneker
George Crum

Louisiana Purchase Word Search

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American Indians
Oregon
Rockies
St. Louis
Congress
Clark
Lewis
Monroe
Hamilton
Pinckney Treaty
Jefferson
Santo Domingo
Toussaint
France
Spain
Napoleon
New Orleans
Missouri River
Mississippi River
Louisiana Purchase

Famous African American Word Search

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Description

Al Sharpton
Barack Obama
Barry Bonds
Beyonce
Dorothy Height
Fredrick Douglas
George Washington Carver
Harriet Tubman
jesse jackson
Jesse Jackson
John Lewis
Josephine Baker
Langston Hughes
Madame CJ Walker
Mae Jemison
Marian Anderson
Maya angelou
Michelle obama
Nikki Giovanni
Oprah Winfrey
Rosa Parks
Ruby Bridges
Serena Williams
Shirley Chisolm
Sojourner Truth
Thurgood Marshall
WEB Dubois
Wilma Rudolph

Black History Month Crossword

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Description

The first African American to play major league baseball. Jackie Robinson
The first African American to travel into space. Guion Bluford
The first African American to host television series . (Singer and Musician) Nat King Cole
The first African American supreme court justice. Thurgood Marshall
The first African American to serve in congress. (Senator) Hiram Revels
The first African American to be awarded the Nobel peace prize. Ralph J Bunche
The first African American woman to be be a self-made millionaire. Madame C J Walker
The first African American to dine at the White House. (Educator and Author) Booker T Washington
The first African American to attended the University of Mississippi. James Meredith
The first African American women to publish poetry. Phillis Wheatley

Abolitionist Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a complete end to slavery abolition
network or people who arranged transportation and hiding places for fugitives, or escaped slaves Underground Railroad
most famous leader of the Underground Railroad Tubman
antislavery novel written by Harriet Beecher Stowe Uncle Tom's Cabin
first name of the president inaugurated in 1861 Abraham
a former female slave who became a leading abolitionist Truth
published an abolitionist newspaper, the Liberator Garrison
public-speaking skills impressed members of the Anti-Slavery Society Douglass
someone who is against slavery abolitionist
an enslaved African-American man in the United States who unsuccessfully sued for his freedom Dred Scott
first name of a prominent American abolitionist and a vocal advocate and organizer promoting rights for women Lucy
a person running away fugitive
recognized as a sovereign state Liberia
an American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States John Brown
Brown leads a small group on a raid against a federal armory in this town Harpers Ferry
last name of the author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin Stowe
what plantation owners consider their slaves property
what slaves worked on plantations
part of the Compromise of 1850 between Southern- slave holding states and Northern states Fugitive Slave Act
allowed people in Kansas and what to decided whether they wanted slavery or not Missouri

Just A Few Amazing Black Women Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Continued as activist in the Civil/Human and Womens’ Rights Movement after the death of her husband. Coretta Scott King
Led literacy and citizenship workshops for African Americans during the civil rights movement. Septima Clark
Activist for the young people. Ella Baker
One of America’s Greatest Gospel Singers. Mahalia Jackson
Spoke at Democratic National Convention in 1964. Fannie Lou Hamer
She was only 15 years old and the first person to be arrested for defying bus segregation in Montgomery. Claudette Colvin
President of the National Council for Negro Women for 40 Years Dorothy Height
She coordinated lunch counter sit-ins and freedom rides. Diane Nash
The world’s first licensed black civil aviator. Bessie Coleman
Posing as a man, she became the first documented African-American woman to enlist and serve in the U.S. Army. Cathay Williams
Guiding Light of the Little Rock Nine. Daisy Bates
An iconic image from "Bloody Sunday". Amelia Boynton
America's first black female self-made millionaire Madam C J Walker aka Sarah Breedlove
Helped hundreds of American slaves escape via the underground railroads. Harriet Tubman
The first black woman to be elected to Congress Shirley Chisholm
Arrested for not giving up her seat on the bus. Rosa Parks
First female African-American Secretary of State. Condoleezza Rice
Poet, Actor, Activist Mayo Angelou
Sang O Freedom at the 1965 March on Washington. Odetta