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Battles of The Civil War Word Search

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March to the Sea
Atlanta
Chickamauga
Richmond
Shiloh
Antietam
Chattanooga
Bull Run
Vicksburg
Fort Sumter
Gettysburg

Civil War Battles Crossword

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The site of the opening shots of the Civil War Fort Sumter
The first major battle of the Civil War Bull Run
The capital of the Confederacy Richmond
The capital of the Union. Washington DC
The nickname for a Confederate general gained at Bull Run. Stonewall
Revolutionary armored ships that changed naval warfare forever. Ironclads
Another name for the South in the Civil War Confederacy
Another name for the North during the Civil War Union
This battle was the bloodiest day in American history. Antietam
Union general who won major victory at Shiloh. Ulysses S Grant
Name of the Union war plan to defeat the South. Anaconda Plan
The Union wins a major victory here, turning the tide against the South. Gettysburg
The fall of this city gives control of the Mississippi River to the Union. Vicksburg
Using the navy to try to strangle an opponent's trade Blockade
The brilliant general of the South that turned down service in the Union army. Robert E Lee

Battles of the Civil War Word Search

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Appomattox
Sherman's March
Vicksburg
Gettysburg
Antietum
Shiloh
Seven Days
Fort Donelson
Manassas
Fort Sumter

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR Crossword

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American law to ban slavery in any territory acquired from Mexico wilmont proviso
Nicknamed after the California gold rush forty niners
Taking states out the union secession
An underground tunnel for slaves underground railroad
Most famous for helping slaves escape through the underground railroad harriet tubman
Named after the South confederacy
American politician and senator from Mississippi Jefferson davis
American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery John brown
A popular vote on the constitution referendum
Stephen Douglas tried to avoid a dilemma formulating an answer became known as freeport doctrine
One of Tennessee's most prominent antebellum politicians john bell
The president of the United States wanting to end slavery abraham lincoln
a rebellion against slaveholders insurrection
American general known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia Robert E. lee
One of the most famous battles of the civil war held in Pennsylvania Gettysburg
Named after the northern anti slavery states union
Known battle fought at a sea port in Charleston, South Carolina fort sumter
Nickname for confederate state soldiers rebels
Nicknamed after the union state soldiers yankees
Color of the northern troops blue
Color uniforms for the south troops grey
Words used to try and get ride of slavery abolish
States that were against slavery North
States that were for slavery south
Martial law in Missouri was supposed to suppress Union enemies. martial law
an enslaved African American man in the United States who unsuccessfully sued for his freedom dredd scott
A political party next to the democratics that can be also called "conscious"... wigs
Letting people decide what they want popular soverientry
a short-lived political party in the United States free soil party
A big state held by Mexico at first then for a while was its own little country texas

Civil War Word Search

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN
AMERICA
ASSASSINATION
BATTLES
BLUE
CIVIL WAR
CLARA BARTON
CONFEDERACY
COTTON
FIGHT
FLAG
FORD'S THEATRE
FREEDOOM
GENERAL ROBERT L. LEE
GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT
HARRIET TUBMAN
NURSES
RED
SLAVE PLANTATIONS
SLAVES
SPY
THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
UNION
WHITE

Civil War Battles Crossword

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First shot fired in the Civil War Fort Sumter
First clash of ironclads Hampton Roads
This siege spelled the end of the confederacy. Petersburg
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Antietam
The low point of the Civil war for the Union Fredericksburg
Ended hopes of South regaining Tennessee Shiloh
First sizable engagement of the Civil War First Bull Run
Confederate General Robert E. Lee cemented his reputation as a great general Second Bull Run
One of the few times the Confederate forces were on the offense rather than the defense Chickamauga
The turning point of the Civil War Gettysburg
Opened the way for a full scale attack on Atlanta by General Sherman Chattanooga
With this defeat, the Confederacy was split in two by the Mississippi River Vicksburg
This was the greatest Confederate victory of the Civil War Chancellorsville
Marked the beginning of Sherman’s march to the sea Atlanta
Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses Grant Appomattox Court House
General Sherman and his troops marched from Atlanta, GA to the sea in Savannah, GA March to the Sea
The capture of these forts guaranteed Union control of Kentucky Fort Henry (and Fort Donelson)
Grant’s biggest defeat by Lee Cold Harbor
Grant’s first confrontation with Robert E. Lee Wilderness (and Spotsylvania)

Black History Word Search

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Carter G. Woodson
Wells Barnett
Dr. Maulana Karenga
James Weldon Johnson
Juneteenth
Barack Obama
W.E.B. Dubois
Sojourner Truth
Zora Hurston
Ida Wells
Althea Gibson
Oprah Winfrey
Thurgood Marshall
Ronald McNair
Madame Walker
Pual Robison
Harriet Tubman
Elijah McCoy
Frederick Douglass
Rosa Parks

Antietam and Shiloh Crossword

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Fired General McClellan Lincoln
Burnside's bridge Antietam
Arrived at Pittsburg Landing Grant
Joined Shiloh on day two Buell
Received assistance from Buell at Shiloh Sherman
Attacked at Shiloh, surprising the Union Johnston
Second in command at Shiloh Beauregard
Johnston shot in the? Leg
Johnston's Army's name Mississippi
hornet's net sunken road
Confederate's name for Antietam Sharpsburg
Confederate commander at Antietam Lee
Fighting Joe Hooker
General Jackson Stonewall
J.E.B. Stuart
Place of Peace Shiloh
Army of Northern Virginia
Dunker Church
Bloody Lane
When was Shiloh in 1862? April
When was Antietam in 1862? September
Where is Shiloh? Tennessee
Where is Antietam? Maryland
Emancipation Proclamation

John Brown's Raid Crossword

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An attack on a federal arsenal building called "_________________" HarpersFerry
John Brown tried to enlist the help of famous abolitionists such as "________ _______" and Frederick Douglass but neither participated Harriet Tubman
Abolitionist "________________" plotted to incite a massive slave insurrection in the South John Brown
U.S. Marines led by "___________" captured Brown Robert E Lee
The rebellion at Harper's Ferry "_______" failed
Brown was tried, condemned, and executed by the state of "___________" for treason Virginia
Became a "___________" to the abolitionists Martyr
The ultimate "________________" to the South Villian
This was in reaction to the pro-slavery forces in Lawrence Kansas Pottawatomie Massacre
John Brown was a part of this border war between anti- slave and slaves states in the Antebellum Era Bleeding Kansas

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