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union
border states
iornclads
smallpox
camp fever
confederate
emancipate
Habeas corpus
siege
draft

Chapter 15 Word Search

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Word Search
Description

General George McClellan
General Ulysses S. Grant
Horace Greeley
Confederacy
Union
Draft
Total War
Neutral
Siege
Inflation
Income Tax
Habeas Corpus
Emancipate
Casualties
Ironclads
Blockade
Martial Law
Border States

Chapter 15 Vocab Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Habeas Corpus
Horace Greenly
Blockade
Border States
Casualties
Confederacy
Draft
Emancipation
Gen. George McClellan
Gen. Ulysses S. Grant
Income Tax
Inflation
Ironclads
Martial Law
Neutral
Siege
Total War
Union

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who issued the Emancipation Proclamation Lincoln
The first battle of the Civil War Fort Sumter
What addresses the equal protection and rights of former slaves Fourteenth Amendment
What cannot deny the right to vote based of race, color, or previous condition of slacvery Fifteenth Amendment
General of the north who dissuaded from battle Mcclellan
Lincoln's speech Gettysburg address
Legendary general of Confederate Army Robert Lee
Abolished slavery Thirteenth Amendment
18th president of the US Ulysses Grant
President Lincoln made this Emancipation Proclamtion
First Battle that lost a life Bull Run
Lincoln suspended this Habeas Corpus
Confederate prisoner of war camp Andersonville
Battle that was also known as the Battle of Pittsburg Landing Shiloh
Turning point of Civil War Gettysburg
Battle that happened Wednesday, September 17 1862 Antietam
17th president Andrew Johnson
War strategist for Confederates Jefferson Davis
Thought god told him to kill slavery supporters John Brown
Shot a guy at Ford's Theater Booth
A town and a building where southners surrendered Appomattox
Stonewall was the only casualty Chancellorsville
Savannah Campaign March to Sea
Best known Confederate general after Robert Lee Thomas Jackson
First state to secede South Carolina
Vital stronghold on the Mississippi Vicksburg
Businessman, educator, author, and a Union general William Sherman
"Draft Week" NYC draft riots
Gave Lincoln the power of military commison Ex parte Milligan
Battle of Hampton Roads Monitor v Merrimack

Chapter 11: Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A tax on earnings Income tax
Where Lee surrendered to Grant on April 9, 1865, thus ending the Civil War Appomattox Court House
An ironclad ship used by the North in the Civil War Monitor
Legislation passed in 1863 to make banking safer for investors National Bank Act
An ironclad ship used by the South in the Civil War Merrimack
A northern Democrat who advocated making peace with the Confederacy during the Civil War Copperhead
An international organization that provides relief to people in times of war or natural disaster Red Cross
A 3 part strategy by which the Union proposed to defeat the Confederacy in the Civil War Anaconda Plan
A famous speech delivered by Abraham Lincoln in November 1863, ay the dedication of a national cementery on the site of the Battle of Gettysburg Gettysburg Address
An amendment to the U.S. Constitution, adopted in 1865, that has abolished slavery and involuntary servitude Thirteenth Amendment
A court order requiring authorities to bring a prisoner before the court so that the court can determine whether the prisoner is being held legally Habeas Corpus
The drafting of citizens for military service Conscription
An execution order issued by Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863, freeing the slaves in all regions behind Confederate lines Emancipation Proclamation

Chapter 17 The Tide of War Turns Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

The Emancipation Proclamation freed all slaves in the ________ states. Confederate
This man argued for the recruitment of African American soldiers in the civil war. Frederick Douglass
Lincoln's main opponents were known as _____. Copperheads
This was a result of the north and the south in need of more soldiers. Conscription
An increase in price and decrease in value, highly common in the south. Inflation
One of the worst prison camps in the north. Elmira
________ ______ served as a spy for the Union in South Carolina. Harriet Tubman
The Battle of ___________ was caused because soldiers from the Confederate army needed shoes. Gettysburg
He defeated the Confederate troops at the Siege of Vicksburg. Ulysses S. Grant
The thirteenth amendment banned ______. Slavery
An immediate effect of the Civil War was the reconstruction of the _____. South
One cause of the civil war was the firing on ____ ______. Fort Sumter
Because of the war, the _______ grew strong and powerful. government
This had begun to replace farming during the civil war. Industry
This was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Antietam

The Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The bloodiest day of the war. Antietam
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Gettysburg
Northern group. This group was lead by Abraham Lincoln. Union
The southern group whose leader was Jefferson Davis. Confederacy
Largest southern jail that help Union soldiers. Andersonville
General of the Confederacy Robert E. Lee
Battle that started the war. Fort Sumter
President of the United States during The Civil War. Abraham Lincoln
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. "King Cotton"
Northern strategy. The north would destroy the supplies and land of The South Anaconda Plan
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. Slavery
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. Missouri Compromise
Belief on whether state's rights are more important than federal rights. The south was for this while the north was not. Sectionalism
People opposed to slavery Abolitionists
Northern economic system during the Civil War Industrial
Southern economic system during The Civil War Agricultural
Middle-class farmers. They usually owned less than 100 acres of land. Yeoman Farmers
People who owned no land and got by the best they could. About 1 in 10 Poor Whites
The North put tariffs on imported goods, forcing the south to buy goods from the north. SC was the first state to nullify this. Tariff of 1828

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What Union ship battled the "Virginia" in one of the few major sea battles during the Civil War? Monitor
What group of people formed a large part of the work force in Union factories during the Civil War? Immigrants
Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation after what battle? Antietam
What was the most prominent Confederate Civil War Prison Camp? Andersonville
Clara Barton was known during the war as being a...? Nurse
What military strategy allowed the Union to capture Vicksburg? Siege
After what battle did the War change in favor of the Union? Gettysburg
What military leader, who accompanied Grant, gave the North a decisive advantage in the Civil War? Sherman
John Wilkes Booth was an avid supporter of what side of the Civil War? Confederate
Grant wanted to capture Richmond but first he had to defeat the Confederacy outside of what city? Petersburg
What government act helped buy land out West for a very low price? Homestead
The Border States include: Missouri, Kentucky, Maryland, and...? Delaware

The Civil War Word Search

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Description

Appomattox Courthouse
total war
Sherman
Pickett
Gettysburg
Barton
habeas corpus
contrabands
emancipation proclamation
Vicksburg
Farragut
Shiloh
Grant
ironclads
Antietam
Seven Days Battles
Lee
Scott
Stonewall
McClellan
Battle of Bull Run
cotton diplomacy
border states
Fort Sumpter

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

considered the most important engagement in the American Civil War Gettysburg
16th president Abraham Lincoln
first president of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
first state to secede from the Union South Carolina
first battle fought in Arkansas in the Civil War Big Sugar Creek
first battle fought in the Civil War (debatable) bull run
general for the Confederate States of America Robert E Lee
general for the Union Army (North) Ulysses S Grant
OFFICIAL start of the Civil War Fort Sumter
this is the name of the Courthouse where the Confederate Army officially surrendered Appomattox
A book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe during the Civil War Uncle Tom's Cabin
a Northern Abolitionist party formed in 1840 Liberty Party
after a fearsome skirmish in 1850, a savage war was sparked giving a state this name Bleeding Kansas
the bloodiest day in American History Antietam
this caused every man in America to join the army unless he could furnish a substitute or pay the government $300 Military Draft
a turning point in the Civil War Vicksburg
a person who was against slavery and tried to do something about it Abolitionist
one of the only major Civil War battles in Arkansas Calico Rock
this man completed the March to the Sea Sherman
slave that fought for the freedom of him and his wife in a Supreme Court Dred Scott

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Killed in a theater Abraham Lincoln
largest Confederate military prison Andersonville
Became president aftre Lincoln's assassination Andrew Johnson
AKA Battle of Sharpsburg, Union Victory Antietam
Last engagement of Civil War Appomattox Court House
First major battle of Civil War Bull Run
Robert E. Lee's greatest victory Chancellorsville
executive order issued by Lincoln in 1863 Emancipation Proclamation
Supreme Court ruling involving trials EX PArte Milligan
granted African American men the right to vote fifteenth amendment
first "battle" of the Civil War Fort Sumter
granted newly-freed slaves citizenship fourteenth amendment
Organized the army of the Potomac George McClellan
battle that served as a turning point Gettysburg
famous speech by Lincoln Gettysburg Address
used to review the legality of a person's arrest Habeas Corpus
president of the Confederacy Jefferson Davis
radical abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry John Brown
killed Lincoln John Wilkes Booth
AKA "The Savannah Campaign", conducted through Georgia March to the Sea
naval engagement at Hampton Roads, Virginia Monitor v Merrimack
violent disturbances in lower Manhattan due to working-class discontent New York City Draft Riot
Comanded Confederate army of North Virginia Robert E Lee
Major battle fought in Southwestern Tennesee, Union Victory Shiloh
occured immediately after and was due to Lincoln being elected president South Carolina Secedes
abolished slavery thirteenth amendment
one of the South's most successful generals Thomas StoneWall Jackson
Commanding General of Union, 18th President Ulysses S Grant
essentially split Confederacy in two, allowed Union control of the Mississippi Vicksburg
led the "March to the Sea" William Tecumseh Sherman