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The Civil War

The Civil War leaders from both the North and the South are presented along with their pictures. This is taken directly from our Virginia SOL US1. 9d

Linda Morris

on 27 March 2013

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Transcript of The Civil War

US1.9d Roles of Civil War Leaders The Civil War Abraham Lincoln
was president of the U.S.
opposed the spread of slavery
issued the Emancipation Proclamation
determined to preserver the Union, force
if necessary
believed the United States was one nation, not a collection of independent states
wrote the Gettysburg Address that said the Civil War was to preserve a government " of the people, bythe people and for the people." The President Southern Leaders Frederick Douglass was a former slave! Strong Leader Us1.9c Thomas "Stonewall "Jackson
was a skilled Confederate general from Virginia Stonewall
Jackson Frederick Douglass
was an enslaved African American who escaped to the North and became an Abolitionist. Frederick Douglass Roles of Civil War Leaders Northern Leaders Jefferson Davis

was the president of the Confederate States of America Robert E. Lee
was leader of the Northern Army of Virginia
was offered the command of Union forces at the begining of the war,but chose not to fight against Virginia Lee opposed
but did not believe the Union should be held together by force Lee urged Southerners to accept defeat at the end of the war and reunite as Americans when some wanted to continue fighting. Thomas " Stonewall" Jackson
was a skilled Confederate
general from Virginia. Ulysses S. Grant
was the general of the Union Army of Northern Virginia
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