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Citizen
Missouri
St. Louis
Illinois
Wisconsin
John Emerson
Harriet Robinson
Roger B Taney
Supreme Court
Freedom
Dred Scott
Slavery

Causes of the Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The division of North and South. Sectionalism
"The Great Compromiser." Henry Clay
Escaped Slave that was caught in Boston, But was then bought freedom by the people of Boston. Anthony Burns
Any land aquired from Mexico would be by law, a free state. Wilmont Proviso
Attack led by John Brown. Pottawatomie Massacre
a book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Uncle Toms Cabin
He wrote the Liberator and was a leading Abolitionist. William Lyod Garrison
A series of violent attacks caused by slavery and Political standings. Bleeding Kansas
The withdrawl of one or more States from America. secession
First state that seceded after Lincolns election. South Carolina
The Little Giant. Stephen Douglas
Enslaved African American who attempted to sue his master. Dred Scott
Judege for the Dred Scott case of 1857. Roger B Taney
16th President. Abraham Lincoln
president elected after the election of 1860. John C Brekinridege
Man who attacked Charles Sumner at his crimes against Kansas speech. Preston Brooks
A slave revolt that killed about 60 people led by. Nat Turner
powerful Abolitionist, he was an adviser to president Lincoln and lent strong support to the women's right movement. Fredrick Douglass
the only candidate ever nominated for the Know Nothings in a presidential election. James Buchanan
Act that allowed Kansas to decide for itself if it wanted to be a free or slave state. KansasNebraska act

Social Studies Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Virtuous
Stephen Douglas
Secede
Roger B. Taney
Propaganda
Popular Sovereignty
John C. Calhoun
John Brown
Humane
Henry Clay
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Fugitives
Dred Scott
Daniel Webster
Civil War
Candid
Calculation
Abraham Lincoln

Dred Scott Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Slave who went to court Dred Scott
Chief Justice Roger B. Taney
Work without pay Slavery
Supreme Court Decision Vote Seventotwo
Scott's Owner John Emerson
State they went to without slavery Illinois
Result of the case Defeat
President during the time James Buchanan
Name of the case Dred Scott v. Sandford
Court that Scott went to Supreme Court

Supreme Court Cases Wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

Gregg vs Georgia
Powell vs Alabama
In Re Gault
Lemon vs Kurtzman
Reno vs Condon
Oregon vs Mitchell
Mapp vs Ohio
Wisconsin vs Yoder
Cruzan vs Missouri
Watkins vs United States
Shelley vs Kraemer
Texas vs White
Wallace vs Jaffree
Roth vs United States
Illinois vs Wardlow
Ex Parte Milligan
Dred Scott vs Sandford
Engel vs Vitale
Goss vs Lopez
Abrams vs United States

Slavery Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Safe house
Laws
John Brown
Raid
Fugitive
Freedom
Arsenal
Abolitionist
Civil rights
Harpers Ferry
States rights
Underground Railroad
Dred Scott
Slavery
Conductor
Harriet Tubman

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

Dred. Scott V.S. Sanford Case Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Dred Scott was born in __________ in 1799 Virginia
Scott filed a ____________ on April 6, 1846 declaration
Who was president during the time this took place? James Buchanan
The case took place in __________ Old Courthouse. St. Louis
Court ruled in favor of __________. 7 to 2 Sanford
Sanford is the _________ to Mrs. Emerson brother
In the end, the court declared that slave owners were protected under the _________. 5th Amendment
How did they misspell Sanford's name? Sandford
Scott never learned to read & ______ Write
The Blow family moved to St. Louis and Dred was sold to Dr. John Emerson who was a military __________ surgeon

Causes of the Civil War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Secession
Fort Sumter
Confederate state
Raid on Harpers Ferry
Lincoln Douglas Debates
Dred Scott Decision
Brooks Sumner
Bleeding Kansas
Republicans
Nat Turner
Uncle Tom
Fugitive Act
Wilmot Proviso
Underground Railroad
Missouri Compromise
abolitionists
states rights
Economic Differences
Cotton Gin
Slavery

United States of America Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Freedom
District Of Columbia
Wyoming
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Washington
Virginia
Vermont
Utah
Texas
Tennessee
South Carolina
Rhode Island
Pennsylvania
Oregon
Oklahoma
Ohio
North Dakota
North Carolina
New York
New Mexico
New Jersey
New Hampshire
Nevada
Nebraska
Montana
Missouri
Mississippi
Minnesota
Michigan
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Louisiana
Kentucky
Kansas
Iowa
Indiana
Illinois
Idaho
Hawaii
Georgia
Florida
Delaware
Connecticut
Colorado
California
Arkansas
Arizona
Alaska
Alabama

Chapter 15 Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

loyalty to a state or section rather than the whole country Sectionalism
A proslavery person who rode from Missouri to Kansas to battle antislavery forces Border Ruffian
Senator from Illinois who wrote the Kansas-Nebraska Act Stephen Douglas
Bill that would ban slavery in the territories acquired after the war with Mexico. Proposed by David Wilmot Wilmost Proviso
The Fugitive ________ Act enforced all citizens to assist in returning runaway slaves Slave
The concept that people could vote on whether their state would be free or slave Popular Sovereignty
Author of the Missouri Compromise and the Compromise of 1850. Known as the "Great Compromiser" Henry Clay
The Kansas-_______ Act repealed the Missouri Compromise of 1820 and advocated popular sovereignty Nebraska
President James _______ was elected in 1856 and was the only President from Pennsylvania Buchanan
John ______ was a violent abolitionist who murdered slaveholders in Kansas and held a raid at Harpers Ferry to incite a slave rebellion Brown
_______ Kansas is the nickname given to the Kansas Territory because of the violence that took place there Bleeding
Free Soilers, northern Whigs, and antislavery Democrats formed the __________ Party to stop slavery from expanding Republican
A Missouri slave who sued to end his slavery by arguing that living in free territory made him a free man Dred Scott
The series of 7 Illinois debates for a seat in the Senate helped this individual to become a national figure Lincoln
The formal withdrawal of a state from the Union Secession
The _________ States of America was formed in 1861 by the Southern states after their secession from the Union Confederate
South Carolina seceded from the Union after Lincoln won the ________ of 1860 Election
President of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis