Type
Word Search
Description

Harriet Tubman
Fugitive Slave Law
Popular Sovereignty
Black Codes
antebellum
antietam
copperheads
gettysburg
Jim Crow Laws
Literacy Tests
secession

Reconstruction Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

lynching
jim crow law
segregation
carpetbagger
corruption
black code
literacy test
poll tax
reconstruction
sharecropper
freedman
scalawag

US History Civil War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Abolitionist
Antebellum
Antietam
Atlanta
Battle of Bull Run
Calvary
Confederate
Emancipation
Fords Theatre
Fort Sumpter
Frederick Douglass
Fredricksburg
Gettysburg
Greenbacks
Harriet Tubman
Jefferson Davis
John Wilkes Booth
Kit Carson
Lincoln
Mason Dixon Line
Merrimack
Monitor
North
Proclamation
Rebel
Robert E Lee
Secession
Sherman
Shiloh
Slavery
South
Stonewall Jackson
Ulysses Grant
Union
Vicksburg
Yankee

Civil War WordSearch

Type
Word Search
Description

Jefferson Davis
States Rights
John Wilkes Booth
Ford's Theater
Copperheads
Attrition
Harriet Tubman
Safe House
Cannons
Plantations
Yankee
Appomattox
Manifest Destiny
Fort Sumter
Abraham Lincoln
Gettysburg
Robert Shaw
Gold Rush
Secede
Cotton
Underground Railroad
Ulysses S. Grant
Robert E. Lee
Antietam
Bull Run
Slaves
Civil War
Cavalry
Confederacy
Union

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Underground Railroad Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who were the people who would take in slaves into their homes? Quakers
What went on between the years of 1790 and 1870? Underground Railroad
What law passed to make it illegal to help slaves gain freedom? Fugitive Slave Law
Where were the slaves originally trying to travel? Northern states
Where did the slaves have to go after the fugitive slave law passed? Canada
Citizens who supported the slave trade would capture the slaves and return them for a ______ Reward
A song they sang was called "The drinkin' _____" Gourd
At night the slaves followed the ______ Northstar
What famous conductors had a $40000 capture reward? Harriet Tubman
What was the code name for the houses that the slaves hid in? Stations
A type of blanket with patterns that had codes hidden within Quilt
The code name for the Underground Railroad was called the _____ freedom train
An American abolitionist who helped protect fugitive slaves and free blacks from slave kidnappers Isaac Hopper
Because there was very little food, slaves would often _____ Starve
A popular body of water that was crossed to reach Canada was called Lake Erie
The people who helped move slaves from station to station were called conductors
Most fugitive slaves had escaped from ______ plantations

U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

Reform Movements Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Female leader of the civil rights movement, feminist, and journalist Ida B. Wells
Tax before voting Poll Tax
Test taken to prove literacy Literacy Test
If grandfather had right to vote then so do you grandfather clause
a seperation of people segregation
Laws that divided blacks from whites jim crow laws
seperate but equal plessy vs ferguson
works to pay off debt debt peonage
Leader of womens rights Susan B. Anthony
18th amendment Prohibition
19th amendment womens rights
the right to vote suffrage
to kick out of office recall
"speak softly and carry a big ______" Stick
26th President of the United States of America Theodore Roosevelt

Black History Month Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

abolitionist
activist
advocate
apartheid
black panther
boycott
civil rights
cj walker
discrimination
equality
Frederick Douglass
great migration
Harlem Renaissance
Harriet Tubman
injustice
integration
integrity
jim crow
justice
malcolm x
martin luther king jr
Nelson Mandela
oppression
Oprah Winfrey
race riots
Rosa Parks
segregation
sit in movement
slavery
underground railroad

Tensions Rise between North && South Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

popular sovereignty
bickering
Kansas- Nebraska act
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe
fugitive slave act
eighteen fifty compromise
Stephan A . Douglas
Free-soil party
Wilmot Proviso

Harriet Tubman Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Law that was passed after 1850 that made it dangerous for slaves to escape Fugitive Slave Law
People on the lookout who captured slaves and returned them for a reward slave hunters
Harriet's nickname as a child Minty
Day of the week that slaves could escape Saturday
Country up north that divides itself from the United States Canada
People who did not believe in slavery and helped hide slaves to escape quakers
Horse that helped carry Harriet's parents dollie mae
Harriet's mother Old Rit
Harriet's father Ben
Land that slaves lived and worked on plantation
The first state Harriet arrived in that allowed her to be free Philadelphia
A topic that Harriet spoke to people about when speaking at meeting up north antislavery
Crop that was grown in the south that is in the shape of a ball cotton
Crop that was also growth in the south to smoke or chew tobacco
The star that Harriet's father taught her to follow north star
Grows on the north sides of trees moss
People who believed slavery was evil and wanted to end slavery abolitionists
Something that Harriet dreamed of gaining when arriving up north freedom
The husband of Harriet John
The river that Harriet followed to Maryland Choptank