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Yankees
Rebels
William Tecumsen Sherman
Robert E. Lee
Mary Todd Lincoln
Offensive
Blockade
Jefferson Davis
Border States
Richmond Virginia

US History Civil War Word Search

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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

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 Vocabulary Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Kansas-Nebraska Act
Railroads
Underground Railroad
Secede
Plantation
Mills
Ulysses S Grant
Jefferson Davis
Abraham Lincoln
Cotton Gin
Industry
Missouri Compromise
Fort Sumter
South Carolina
Richmond
Bull Run
Antietam
Bleeding Kansas
Union
Confederacy
Dred Scott
Robert E Lee
Fugitive Slave Act
Abolitionist

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

Civil war Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The name for the northern states during the war Union
Name for the southern states during the war Confederation
First battle of the civil war Ft Sumter
The former capital of the confederation Richmond
Confederation top general Robert e Lee
______ March to the sea Sherman
Union top general U.s. Grant
President of the confederation Jefferson Davis
The turning battle of the war Gettysburg
The first battle in Georgia Chickamauga
Abraham Lincoln's address after Antietam E proclamation
Bloodiest one day battle Antietam
Sherman's ___________campaign Atlanta
Nickname for Unioners Yankees
Nickname for Confederates Rebels
President during the civil war Lincoln
The union was up _____ North
The confederation was down______ South
Capital of the union Washington
The state Richmond was located Virginia

Civil War Word Search

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Description

industry
agriculture
abolitionists
abraham lincoln
america
american indians
appomattox court house
civil
confederacy
first battle of bull run
free african americans
harriet tubman
john brown
merrimack
monitor
nat turner
north
richmond
robert e lee
slaves
south
ulysses s grant
union
war
west virginia

Civil War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A war in the U.S. fought from 1861 to 1865 American Civil War
The 16th President of the United States Abraham Lincoln
A battle fought July 1st-3rd 1863 battle of gettysburg
18th president of the United States Ulysses S Grant
Led the march to the sea William T Sherman
The commanding general of the confederate army of Northern Virginia Robert E Lee
stood like a stonewall in battle Stonewall Jackson
The confederate president Jefferson Davis
one of the first generals of the civil war George McClellan
the general after george McClellan that won the battle of gettysburg George Meade
the southern army confederate
The northern army Union
A sea fort in Charleston South Carolina Fort Sumter
The color worn or seen worn by the union Blue
the color warn or seen warn by confederates Red
swords muskets and breach loaders were all __________ in the civil war weapons
The first major battle Bull run
Proclamation issued by Abraham Lincoln on Jan 1, 1863 and declared that all people held as slaves shall be free Emancipation
How many states left the United States to form the Confederate States of America? eleven
The Civil War was fought to put an end to ___________ slavery
The North _________ the Civil War won

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

The Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Nickname given to Thomas Jackson Stonewall Jackson
Small boats used to get through coastline blockades Blockade Runners
Cost $24 a pound Bacon
Fraction of soldiers that were killed,wounded or captured one third
Union general who gets fired after a union win meade
Nickname union gen. Sherman gave the Miss. R. spinal cord of America
Unions main strategy (plan) in war Anaconda Plan
Confederate general Robert E. Lee
Lincolns assassinator John Wilkes Booth
First battle taking place in the war Battle of Bull Run
Lincolns vp who took over the job of pres. when Lincoln was killed Andrew Jackson
"Holiday" Lincoln was assassinated on Good Friday
State the confederates surrendered in Virginia
What the Confederate tried to use to stop the Union army to pursue through the Miss. R. Chains
Confederate President Jefferson davis
cost $100 a barrel flour
city the confederates burned themselves atlanta
first sate to secede south carolina
bloodiest day of the war antietam
Americas president during the war Lincoln

Civil War Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A war between two groups of citizens of the same country. Civil War
A public announcement made by Abraham Lincoln that ended slavery in the rebellion states. Emancipation Proclamation
President of the Union during the Civil War. Abraham Lincoln
Was president of the Confederacy during the Civil War. Jefferson Davis
The speech Lincon gave after a battle that declared the battlefield a national cemetary. Gettyburg Address
A ship made of iron. ironclad
The north was known as what Union
The south was known as what? Confederacy
Where did Lee surrender to Grant? Appomatox
What was the bloodies one day battle in American history? Antietam
Who assassinated Abraham Lincoln? John Wilkes Booth
Who was the first state to suceed from the Union? South Carolina
Where were the first shots fired of the American Civil War? Fort Sumter
How many casualties were there at Fort Sumter? zero
The general that lead the March to Sea. Sherman
The Confederate capital most of the Civil War. Richmond
The Union capital most of the Civil War. Washington, DC
States that did not choose a side during the Civil War border states