A fort in the south owned by the Union
Fort Sumter
Small vessels used by the South to get past the Union Navy
Blockade Runners
to cut off food and supplies
Siege
election to end slavery
Mandate
Rebuilding the nation after war
Reconstruction
granted to any southerner that took an oath of loyalty
Amnesty
kept African Americans in conditions similar to slavery
Black Codes
arrived with suit cases made of carpet fabric
Carpetbaggers
old term for weak, underfed, worthless animals
Scalawags
don't pay their rent in cash
sharecroppers
exhausting soldiers and their resources
Attrition
who was impeached
Johnson
a military rule
Martial Law
legal order to determine whether a person has been lawfully imprisoned
Habeas Corpus
allows generals to change plans and give orders quickly
telegraph
a steel ship
ironclads
used to observe enemies through air
Balloons
made guns more accurate
conoidal bullets
which union general attacked richmond, VA
McClellan
a vital railroad in Tennessee
Chattanoga

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