Puzzles and worksheets similar to US History Civil War Word Search

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

Harriet Tubman Word Search

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Word Search
Description

leader
history
nurse
soldier
storyteller
mason dixon line
underground railroad
african- American
freedom
slavery

United States History Chapter 4 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Fort Sumpter
Stonewall Jackson
Bull Run
Antietam
Emancipation Proclamation
Conscription
Clara Barton
John Wilkes Booth
Thirteenth Amendment
William Sherman
Vicksburg
Gettysburg address
Gettysburg

Ch 11 vocab search Word Search

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Word Search
Description

david g farragut
george mcclellan
emancipation proclomation
conscription
habeas corpus
ulysses s grant
anaconda plan
shiloh
stonewall jackson
fort pillow
fort sumter
robert e lee
antietam
monitor
bull run
copperhead
emancipation
andersonville
clara barton
income tax

Major People and Events in the Civil War Crossword

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Crossword
Description

commander of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia Robert E Lee
largest number of casualties in the war Battle of Gettysburg
led the Union Army Ulysses S Grant
lasted two days Battle of Chattanooga
is also known as the battle of Sharpsburg Battle of Antietam
led the United States through the Civil War Abraham Lincoln
president of the conferate states of America during the civil war Jefferson Davis
first major land battle in Civil War First Bull Run
bloodiest battle in American history at this time Battle of Shiloh
sealed confederacy fate by losssing Mississippi river Batle of Vicksburg
home to two of the battles in the Civil War Fort Sumter
confederate general after Robert E Lee Stonewall Jackson
Union general lost at the Second Bull Run John Pope
first of the seven days battles Battle of Oak Grove
described as a mystery man of the war George McClellan
Union general defeated at the Battle of Chancellorsville Joseph Hooker
took his memoir and published it making it a well known first hand accoun William Sherman
known for his unusual hair style Ambrose Burnside
war between two organized groups in the same state or country Civil War
11 southern states that seceded from United States Confederacy
states united Union

Civil War an Reconstruction Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

atrition
confederacy
gettysburg
north
patriotism
reconstruction
secession
south
union
vicksburg

The Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Nickname given to Thomas Jackson Stonewall Jackson
Small boats used to get through coastline blockades Blockade Runners
Cost $24 a pound Bacon
Fraction of soldiers that were killed,wounded or captured one third
Union general who gets fired after a union win meade
Nickname union gen. Sherman gave the Miss. R. spinal cord of America
Unions main strategy (plan) in war Anaconda Plan
Confederate general Robert E. Lee
Lincolns assassinator John Wilkes Booth
First battle taking place in the war Battle of Bull Run
Lincolns vp who took over the job of pres. when Lincoln was killed Andrew Jackson
"Holiday" Lincoln was assassinated on Good Friday
State the confederates surrendered in Virginia
What the Confederate tried to use to stop the Union army to pursue through the Miss. R. Chains
Confederate President Jefferson davis
cost $100 a barrel flour
city the confederates burned themselves atlanta
first sate to secede south carolina
bloodiest day of the war antietam
Americas president during the war Lincoln

Social, Culture, and Religious Reform Crossword

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Crossword
Description

pre-civil war; industry immigrants antebellum period
perfect society utopian communities
abstaining from excess temperance
Underground Railroad Harriet Tubman
a movement to end slavery Abolitionism
Wrote The North Star Frederick Douglass
party created to oppose the practice of slavery Liberty Party
prisoners were placed in solitary confinements Penitentiaries
set up hoping to cure inmates of anti-social behaviors Asylum Movement
Utopian Communities Amana Colonies

U.S. Civil War Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Peace
Enemy
Death
Interrogation
Weapon
Territory
Surrender
Musket
Massacre
Industry
Federal
Caliber
Secede
Blockade
Emancipation
Confederacy
Plantation
Freedom
Grant
Lincoln
Confederate
Yankee
Bull run
Army
Harriet Tubman
Slavery
Abolitionist
North
South
Union

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The first battle of the Civil War Fort Sumpter
The election where the Democratic party split over slavery election of 1860
the battle of the Civil war that killed over 50,000 peolpe Battle of Gettysburg
The battle when the U.S gains control of Mississippi Battle of Vicksburg
When the federal government lost some of its power States Rights
A speech by Lincoln at the dedication of the Gettysburg Cemetery Gettysburg Address
The person killed president Lincoln John Wilkes Booth
Got rid if slavery in the U.S 13th Amendment
Whites who got political offices after the Civil War Scallywags
The 16th President of the U.S Abraham Lincoln
Confederate president of the United States Jefferson Davis
Commander of the Confederate Army during the Civil War Robert E Lee
People from the north who moved to the south right after the Civil War Carpetbaggers
The person who led the troops to the Bull Run Stonewall Jackson
Forced the surrender at the battle of Vicksburg Ulysses S Grant