Northern group. This group was lead by Abraham Lincoln.
The southern group whose leader was Jefferson Davis.
Largest southern jail that help Union soldiers.
General of the Confederacy
Robert E. Lee
Battle that started the war.
President of the United States during The Civil War.
Commander of the Union at the end of the war.
Ulysses S. Grant
Confederate's strategy. They would export cotton to other countries hoping to become allies.
Northern strategy. The north would destroy the supplies and land of The South
Northern soldier, W.T Sherman, spread his army around the south and destroyed land and supplies.
March To Sea
Largest cause of the Civil War. Union believed the south should not enslave people, while the south thought otherwise.
Compromise set to make the north and south happy by making CA a free state, but other states would now be open to slavery. a very strict fugitive slave act was set. GA Platform was created because of this compromise.
Compromise of 1850
Compromise set where Missouri became a slave state and Maine a free state. Slavery would now not be allowed above the 36,30 line of latitude.
Belief on whether state's rights are more important than federal rights. The south was for this while the north was not.
People opposed to slavery
Northern economic system during the Civil War
Southern economic system during The Civil War
Middle-class farmers. They usually owned less than 100 acres of land.
People who owned no land and got by the best they could. About 1 in 10
The North put tariffs on imported goods, forcing the south to buy goods from the north. SC was the first state to nullify this.