Type
Crossword
Description

religious meeting revival
a group of people that live in the same area community
farmers who own a small farm yeoman
the ability to read and write literacy
community based on a vision of a perfect society utopia
refusing to obey the laws considered unjust civilized obedience
unfair treatment discrimination
an African American religious folk spiritual
drinking little or no alcohol temperance
ship with sleek bulls and tall sails that "clipped clipper ship
the trade of enslaves people among the states of the U.S domesticslavetrade
plantation manager overseer

Pre-Civil War Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

ship with sleek hulls and tall sails that clipped time with long journeys clipper ship
community based on a vision of the perfect society utopia
to give an official authority to do something license
to find reasons to support justify
person who sought the end of slavery in the United States in the early 1800s abolitionist
the right to vote suffrage
a device that used electric signals to send messages telegraph
the trade of enslaved people among states of the United States domestic slave trade
a person who dies for a great cause martyr
the teaching of males and females together coeducation
farmer who owns a small farm yeoman
plantation manager overseer
state-supported school for training high school graduates to become teachers normal school
refusing to obey laws considered unjust civil disobedience
a measure of how much a worker can produce with a given amount of time and effort productivity
withdrawal secession
theory that individuals states are independent and have the right to control their most important affairs states rights
a system of dots and dashes that represent the alphabet morse code
person who is running away from legal authority fugitive
religious meeting revival
a place to store weapons and military equipment arsenal
the job of a religious leader ministry
an extreme shortage of food famine
drinking little or no alcohol temperance
a new development or invention innovation
a system of cooperation to aid and house enslaved people who had escaped underground railroad
the ability to read and write literacy
group of workers with the same trade, or skill trade union
laws in a Southern state that controlled enslaved people slave codes
an African American religious folk song spiritual
a work stoppage by employees as a protest against an employer strike
person opposed to immigration nativist
an unfair opinion not based on facts prejudice
unfair treatment discrimination

The Age of Reform Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A person who strongly favors doing away with slavery Abolitionists
Any of a group of New England who stressed the relationship between human beings and nature, spiritual things over material things, and the importance of the individual conscience Transcendentalists
A system that helped enslaved African Americans follow a network of escape routes out of the South to freedom in the North undergroundrailroad
The right to vote suffrage
Communities based on a vision of a perfect society. u
The teaching of male and female students together c
Frontier camp meetings r
Refusal to obey laws that are considered unjust as a nonviolent way to pressure for changes civil disobediance
Women reformers campaigned for their own rights womensrightsmovement
Drinking little or no alcohol temperance
A school for training high-school graduates as teachers. normal school

Industrial Revolution and Reformers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

People who did not like slavery Abolitionist
Invented interchange parts and the cotton gin. Eli Whitney
Sped up farming in the MidWest. Steel plow
Invented by Samuel Morse to send information. Telegraph
A waterway built across the country to connect regions and markets. Canals
Invented by Robert Fulton and made transportation by water faster, easier, and cheaper. Steamboat
Led the educational reform movement Horace Mann
The reform to ban alcohol Temperance
Lead conductor of the Underground Railroad Harriet Tubman
The idea that humans need to trust their inner conscience and stressed relationship between humans and nature. Transcendentalism
A series of meetings conducted by a preacher to arouse religious emotions. Revival
A runaway slave Fugitive slave
An extreme shortage of food Famine
Refusal to obey laws that are considered unjust as an I violent way to press for charge Civil Disobedience
All the members of an organization or population who can work. Labor Force
Reformers whose ideas helped improve treatment of mentally ill and prison reform. Dorothea Dix

Reform Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

an imagined place or state of things in which everything is perfect utopia
the right to vote suffrage
abstinence from alcoholic drink temperance
religious meeting revival
state-supported school for training high school graduates to become teachers normal school
refusing to obey laws considered unjust civil disobedience
person who sought the end of slavery in the United States in the early 1800s abolitionist
the teaching of males and females together coeducation
the 1st woman to work as a professional astronomer Maria Mitchell
a convention that helped women get the right to vote and equality Seneca Falls
an organizer of Seneca Falls Convention Elizabeth Stanton
a woman who helped bring slaves to freedom Harriet Tubman
a freed slave who started an abolitionists newspaper Frederick Douglas
a college that admitted men, women, and African Americans Oberlin College
a man who developed a method to teach those with hearing impairments Thomas Gallaudet

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

The Spirit Of Reform Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The right to vote Suffrage
The teaching of male and female students together Coeducation
Drinking little or no alchohol Temperance
Religous meeting in the 1800s Revival
Communities based on the vision of a perfect society Utopia
Speech meant to provide information Lecture
A school that trains high school students to become teachers Normal School
Refusal to follow laws that are unjust Civil Disobediance
Writer of books, articles, or other written works Author
Person who sought to end slavery in the U.S in the 1800s Abolitionist
Line of travel Route
Relating to medicine or help given to someone who is sick Medical
Able to do something Capable
The job of a religous leader Ministry
A network of escape routes that lead to the North and potentially freedom Underground Railroad

The Spirit of Reform Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

religous meeting revival
community based on a vision of the perfect socity utopia
drinking little or no alcohol temperane
state supported school for training high school graduates to become teachers normalschool
refusing to obey laws considered unjust civildisobedience
line traveled route
the right to vote sufferage
the teaching of males and females together coeducation
a past slave that went around giving speeches about his life and why slavery should be abolished FredrickDouglas
a free white women that was very passionate about anti-slavery AngelinaGrimke
writes the newspaper "the liberator" WilliamGarrison
a platform used to hang people gallows
the right to vote sufferage
a sculptor of a person effegy

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This man can lift a car Mr. Morrison
This boy is Awkward Jeremy
Narrator of the story Cassie
The six year old neat freak Little Man
The kid that tries to stay out of trouble Christopher Jon
Oldest logan child Stacey
"Best friends" with Stacey T.J.
He is a lawyer that likes the black people Mr.Jameison
She got fired from teaching Mary
Broke his leg David
Mother of David Big Ma
Cassie carried her books to school Lillian Jean
The Logans pick this for profit Cotton
The Uncle with a short temper Uncle Hammer
Expenxive car that Mr. Granger and Uncle Hammer have. Packard
Was striking at night Lightning
T.J.'s little brother Claude
Where Mr. Jamisons office is Strawberry
This man owns a plantation and is friends with the Wallaces Mr.Granger
A meeting of families at church Revival
These bad people own a store Wallaces
He died from R.W. and Melvin Mr. Barnet
The place where black people wanted to shop a. Vicksburg
The horse the Logan's own Jack
The vehicle that broke Papa's leg Wagon

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

a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institution, especially capital punishment or (formerly) slavery. Abolitionist
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865 Abe Lincoln
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, during the Reconstruction era (1865–1877). Carpetbagger
fought from 1861 to 1865 to determine the survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy. Civil War
a southern soldier confederate
a plant that is farmed by slaves Cotton
landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which the Court held that African Americans, whether enslaved or free you have no rights Dred Scott Case
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, usually by legal means. Freedman
state that doesn't allow slavery 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, United States. Harpers Ferry
the production of goods or services within an economy. Industry
an American politician who was a U.S. Representative and Senator from Mississippi, the 23rd U.S. Secretary of War, and the President of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. Jefferson Davis
an American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States. John Brown
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. Missouri Compromise
a person who supervises others, especially workers. Overseer
a large piece of land usually in a tropical or semitropical area where one crop is specifically planted for widespread commercial sale and usually tended by resident laborers. Plantation
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing with a matter of great importance. Proclamation
a person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against an established government or ruler. Rebel
Southern whites who supported Reconstruction and the Republican Party, after the American Civil War. Scalawags
withdraw formally from membership in a federal union, an alliance, or a political or religious organization. Secede
a legal or economic system in which principles of property law are applied to humans allowing them to be classified as property, to be owned, bought and sold accordingly, and they cannot withdraw unilaterally from the arrangement. 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 with the aid of abolitionists and allies who were sympathetic to their cause. Underground Railroad
the state of being united or joined. Union