Type
Crossword
Description

Experimental groups who tried to create perfect places to live. UTOPIAN_COMMUNITIES
A young worker learning a craft. APPRENTICE
An ideology about the roles proper for white women in the 1800s. CULT OF DOMESTICITY
A leader of the women's rights movement in the U.S. during the mid-to late-1800s. She was the main force behind the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention. ELIZABETH CANDY STANTON
The freeing of slaves. EMANCIPATION
A skilled worker employed by a master. JOURNEYMAN
An American Quaker, abolitionist, women's rights activist, and social reformer. She had formed the idea of reforming the position of women in society. LUCRETIA MOTT
The most experienced artisans; are assisted by journeymen and teach young apprentices. MASTER
The largest trade union formed by journeyman's organizations from 6 different industries. NATIONAL_TRADES_UNION
An emotional meeting designed to awaken religious faith through preaching and prayer. REVIVAL
The first nationally-known white American female advocates of abolition of slavery and women's rights. They were speakers, writers, and educators. SARAH_AND_ANGELINA_GRIMKE
The broad religious movement that swept the US after 1790. SECOND_GREAT_AWAKENING
The first woman's rights convention that fought for the social, civil and religious rights of women. The meeting was held from July 19 to 20, 1848. SENECA_FALLS_CONVENTION
A work stoppage in order to force an employer to respond to demands. STRIKE
A social movement against the consumption of alcohol. TEMPERANCE_MOVEMENT
A philosophical and literary movement that emphasized living a simple life. TRANSCENDENTALISM
A system in which manufacturers provide the materials for goods to be produced at home. COTTAGE_INDUSTRY
An African American evangelist and reformer who applied her religious fervor to the abolitionist and women’s rights movements. SOJOURNER_TRUTH
A form of protest without violence, where people peacefully refuse to obey unjust laws. CIVIL_DISOBEDIENCE
The call to outlaw slavery. ABOLITION

Era of Reform Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The networks of escape routes used by slaves underground railroad
The slave that led the largest slave revolt on record Nat Turner
The Slave that escaped and helped others escape to Harriet Tubman
The campaign to end slavery Abolition Movement
First women's rights convention Seneca Falls
Ran the first women's school Catherine Beecher
Slaves or black men who have been granted their freedom free black
She was a prominent abolitionist Lucretia Mott
Helped organized the Seneca Falls convention Elizabeth Cady Stanton
A group who organized to promote social reforms reform societies
Poorly made crowded apartment buildings tenements
Uneducated immigrants who worked urban working class
The reform to increase labor conditions labor movement
Person who is paid a set amount by a business owner wage earners
An opposition to immigrants by the citizens living in a country nativism
Also known as the potato famine great Irish famine
Anti immigrant organization, very secretive Know nothings

The Age of Reform Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

sudden push or driving force impulse
to change from one political party, religion, or way of life to another convert
to get rid of eliminate
by way of via
to keep out of or to reject exclude
strong feeling such as anger, sadness, or love emotion
to make a copy reproduce
organized attempts to improve conditions of life social reform
the idea that God decided the fate of a person's soul even before birth predestination
the most important of this new generation of preachers Charles Finney
huge outdoor religious meeting revival
an organized effort to end alcohol abuse and the problems created by it temperance movement
a total ban on the sale and consumption of alcohol prohibition
Massachusetts schoolteacher who took up the cause of prison reform Dorothea Dix
free schools supported by taxes public schools
from Massachusetts who took the lead in education reform Horace Mann
reformers who wanted to abolish, or end slavery abolitionist
one of the most forceful voiced for abolition William Lloyd Garrison
the most powerful speaker for abolitionism, published "North Star", escaped slavery and learned to read Frederick Douglass
had herself escaped from slavery, escorted more than 300 people to freedom via the Underground railroad Harriet Tubman
powerful voice on behalf of both enslaved African Americans and women Sojourner Truth
a Quacker, had spent years working in the anti-slavery movement Lucretia Mott
abolitionist who Mott met at an international anti-slavery convention, agreed to have a convention to advance women's rights Elizabeth Cady Stanton
the right of women to vote womens suffrage
an organized effort to improve the political, legal, and economic status of women in American society womens rights movement
a close ally of Stanton and together they founded the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1869 Susan B Anthony
a movement that sought to explore the relationship between humans and nature through emotions rather than through reason transcendentalism
the leading transcendentalist Ralph Waldo Emerson
unique importance of each individual individualism
took up Emerson's challenge at using their "inner light" Henry David Thoreau
idea that people should peacefully disobey unjust laws if their consciences demand it civil disobedience
began to challenge the tone of American literature Herman Melville
also began to challenge the tone of American literature Nathaniel Hawthorne
presented a gentler view of New England life, wrote "Little Women" Louisa May Alcott

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

Social Reform Antebellum Era Crossword puzzle By Anthony Meyer

Type
Crossword
Description

having or showing high moral standards. Virtuous
the process of receiving or giving systematic instruction Education
the right to vote in political elections. Suffrage
without opposition; with the agreement of all people involved Unanimously
a firm decision to do or not to do something Resolution
restraint from alcoholic drink Temperance
a colorless volatile flammable liquid Alcohol
formally forbid (something) by law, rule, or other authority. Prohibit
a member of a warlike Asiatic nomadic people who ravaged Europe in the 4th–5th centuries. Huns
the ability to read and write. Literacy
rights that promote a position of legal and social equality of women with men. Women's rights
A political leader of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries; one of the Founding Fathers; the leader of the Democratic-Republican party. Thomas Jefferson
A reformer of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, known especially for her advocacy of women's suffrage. Susan B. Anthony
American Quaker, abolitionist, a women's rights activist, and a social reformer. Lucretia Mott
A reformer and feminist who joined with Lucretia Mott in issuing the call for the first women's rights convention in America Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Husband of Lucretia Mott was an American Quaker, abolitionist, a women's rights activist, and a social reformer James Mott
An abolitionist of the nineteenth century. an escaped slave, was an especially captivating speaker Frederick Douglass
an American educational reformer and Whig politician dedicated to promoting public education. Horace Mann
a person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cause or policy. Advocate
A reform movement is the kind of social movement that aims to make gradual change Social Reform

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

Social Studies Civil War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A compromise proposed by Senator Henry Clay where Missouri would be admitted as a slave state and Maine as a free state. Missouri Compromise
States where slavery is legal. Slave State
States where slavery is illegal. Free State
When citizens feel more loyalty toward their state than toward their country. Sectionalism
A popular belief in the 19th century that American citizens should fulfill their destiny by God to spread their democratic rule from sea to shining sea. Manifest Destiny
David Wilmot, a congressman from Pennsylvania, called for this law which banned slavery in any lands won from Mexico. Wilmot Proviso
A new political party that emerged during the 1848 presidential election whose goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories. Free Soil Party
People who wanted to abolish or do away with slavery. Abolitionist
Activists who challenged the existing state of political and social ideas and thoughts. Reformer
The best known African American abolitionist who toured the country talking about the horrors of slavery and started his own abolitionist newspaper called the North Star. Frederick Douglass
This dramatic and fiery editor of abolitionist newspaper (The Liberator), spoke his controversial opinions openly and without apology. William Lloyd Garrison
A network of abolitionists who secretly helped slaves reach freedom in the Northern free-states or Canada. Underground Railroad
An escaped slave who became a "conductor" in the Underground Railroad and helped to free thousands of slaves. Harriet Tubman
A farmer who owns over 20 slaves. Planter
The small percentage of wealthy southern families owning 50 or more slaves were given this title because they made a vast fortune from growing and selling cotton. Cottonocracy
A policy or an attitude that denies equal rights to a certain group of people. Descrimination
To sell a crop for profit instead of being used by the grower. Cash Crops
A Connecticut schoolteacher who invented a machine to remove the seeds from raw cotton. Eli Whitney
An area of the United States referring to cotton plantations which stretched from South Carolina through Alabama and Mississippi to Texas. Cotton Kingdom
An engine "gin" that used two rollers and thin wire teeth to separate the seeds from the cotton fibers. Cotton gin

Antebellum Social Reform Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

He argued that the tax of education was cheap because the tax of a king would be greater. ThomasJefferson
She was kicked out of the Anti-Slavery Convention and her husband led the Seneca Falls Convention. LucretiaMott
She was kicked out of the Anti-Slavery Convention and then went on to organize the Seneca Falls Convention. ElizabethCadyStanton
This Convention was organized in 1848 and was organized by Stanton, Mott, and Anthony. SenecaFallsConvention
Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Stanton were kicked out of this convention because of their gender. Anti-SlaveryConvention
This word means the right to vote publicly. Suffrage
This word refers to the time period in America before the Civil War. Antebellum
A movement that aims to make changes to society, including Women's Suffrage, Education, and Alcohol. SocialReform
She helped organize the Seneca Falls Convention with Mott and Stanton. SusanBAnthony
This amendment allows women full voting rights. The19thAmendment
This date was when 3/4 of the state legislatures ratified the 19th amendment. August26,1920
A former slave who became editor of the Rochester North Star. FrederickDouglas
The amount of women and men who signed the Seneca Falls Declaration. 68,32
The first state to grant women their right to property in 1849. California
This was a religious movement that began in the early 19th century and made it possible for the women's rights, alcohol, and education movements. SecondGreatAwakening
The belief that alcohol is bad and that people should abstain from alcohol. Temperance
The problems the reformers of the Temperance movement hope to solve (3). CrimeVagrancyChildAbuse
The result of the Temperance movement, also resulted in the prohibition. 18thAmendment
The year when the 18th Amendment was added to the US Constitution. 1919
People who were considered thieves and criminals, who pillaged villages and killed innocent people. They represented alcohol and everything that was bad with it. Huns
The movement that changed schools so that every child could get an education, and so that there were grade levels, mandatory attendance, free schools, etc. EducationMovement
The changes made to schools during and after the Education Movement (3). GradeLevelsMandatoryFree

Women's Rights Movement Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A constitutional amendment giving women the right to vote. Nineteenth Amendment
A document that was signed in 1848 by 68 women and 32 men. Declaration of Sentiments
She became a well-known doctor. Elizabeth Blackwell
The first state to let women vote. Wyoming
A newspaper published by Anthony and Stanton. The Revolution
The first woman from Massachusetts that earned a college degree. Lucy Stone
Who worked closely with Susan B. Anthony in gaining the right to vote for women? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The first women’s rights convention in American was held in which state? New York
Suffrage means right to________. Vote
Who pushed for an equal rights amendment? Alice Paul

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an inhabitant of New England or one of the northern states yankee
16th president abelincoln
the action of annexing something, especially territory annexation
murder (an important person) in a surprise attack for political or religious reasons assassinate
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving. blockade
a Northerner who moved to the South after the American Civil War carpetbagger
survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy civilwar
was a confederation of secessionist American states existing from 1861 to 1865 confederate
a soft white fibrous substance that surrounds the seeds of a tropical and subtropical plant and is used as textile fiber and thread for sewing cotton
a landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which the Court held that African Americans, whether enslaved or free, could not be American citizens dredscottcase
the fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or political restrictions; liberation emancipation
a sea fort in Charleston, South Carolina, notable for two battles of the American Civil War fortsumter
a former slave who has been released from slavery freedman
a state of the US in which slavery was illegal freestate
passed by the United States Congress on September 18, 1850, as part of the Compromise of 1850 between Southern slave-holding interests and Northern Free-Soilers. fugitiveslaveact
a historic town in Jefferson County, West Virginia, harpersferry
the production of goods or services within an economy industry
was an American politician who was at U.S. Representative and Senator from Mississippi jeffersondavis
an American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States johnbrown
an effort by Congress to defuse the sectional and political rivalries triggered by the request of Missouri late in 1819 for admission as a state in which slavery would be permitted missouricompromise
a person who supervises others, especially workers overseer
where the slaves worked, big farm plantation
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing with a matter of great importance proclomation
a person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against an established government or ruler rebel
a person who behaves badly but in an amusingly mischievous rather than harmful way; a rascal scalawag
withdraw formally from membership in a federal union, an alliance, or a political or religious organization secede
the act of buying and selling slaves to work on farms for white people at this time slavery
a network of secret routes and safe houses used by 19th-century enslaved people of African descent in the United States in efforts to escape to free states and Canada undergroundrailroad
northern states union
a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institution, especially capital punishment or (formerly) slavery abolitionist

An era of reform Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Every body had to pay taxes
A person who wanted to end slavery Reformer
All women wanted was to Vote
A supporter of equal rights Feminist
Schools that were free Publicschools
Spoke at the 150th anniversary of Seneca falls Hilary Clinton
Was religious beliefs Second great awkenimg
Was a member of Seneca falls Elizabeth Stanton
When women finally got their rights Suffarge
Women started a Protest
Spoke for women rights Anthony
All women wanted was Rights
Was a type of newspaper Northstar
Doctrine that advocates woman rights Feminism
The people who wanted to vote Women
Helped with the mentally ill Dix
People who did not like slavery abolitionist
Was a political and educational reformer Horace mann