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Civil War ABC Book
Transcript of Civil War ABC Book
The word antebellum relates to the Civil war because it was the time period before the war started.
The Union was still in tact. First major land battle.
It relates to the Civil War because it was the first real battle of the war.
It takes place not far from the Union capitol The official name of the states that seceeded from the Union.
It is related to the Civil War because it was the southern side of the war.
The CSA is also the losing side in the war The president of the CSA
He is related to the Civil War because he was the leader when the North and South were at war.
He was elected in February of 1861 before the Civil War began. Thanks for Watching!!! Civil War ABC Book E- Emancipation Prcolamation A document that proclaims all slaves free if the CSA did not surrender.
It is related to the war because Lincoln tried to use it to end the war, but it did not work.
The CSA ignored the Emancipation Proclamation because Lincoln was not thier president. F- Fort Sumter A fort off the coast of South Carolina.
The CSA attacks the fort on April 12, 1861.
The Civil War begins.
G- Ulysses S. Grant The military leader of the Union during the war.
He is related to the Civil War because he contributed a great deal to the Union wins.
He won large battles such as The Battle of Vicksburg. H- John B. Hood A confederate general.
He is related to the Civil War because he faced William T. Sherman in Atlanta.
Hood lost and over 11,000 men died. I- Industry factories, businesses, etc.
This is related to the Civil War because industry falls under solvency.
Solvency is one of the five "S"es that leads to the confederate states seceeding. J- Stonewall Jackson A Confederate general
He is related to the Civil War because he served in the CSA's military.
He also served under General Robert E. Lee.
K- Kansas-Nebraska Act The act that stated that the south could only have railroads built if Kansas-Nebraska decided to be a slave state or not by popular vote.
It's related to the Civil War because it contributes to sectionalism.
Sectionalism is another "S" that helped start the Civil War. L- Robert E. Lee A Confederate general
He is related to the Civil War because he fought in the CSA'S military.
He also invaved the North but lost in the Battle of Gettysburg. M- Missouri Compromise A compromise that said anything above a certain line will be a free state and anything below it will be a slave state.
This has to do with the Civil War because it contributes to sectionalism.
Later, the states thought this was unfair. N- Navy A branch of the military
The navy relates to the Civil War because it is a part of the military.
Also, the Union Navy set up blockades in the Anaconda Plan. O- Opression Cruelty towards a group of people because of race or ethnicity.
This is related to the Civil War because blacks were oppressed or enslaved.
The Civil War happened partially because of dissagreements on slavery. P- Plantations large farms, usually about 500 acres+ of land that employs slaves.
This has to do with the Civil War because the slaves worked on the plantations in horrible conditions.
The Noth and the South dissagreed about this kind of living. Q- Quilt A heavy blanket made of various fabrics
Quilts are related to the Civil War because the "conductors" on the Underground Railroad hung quilts outside.
The quilts were like a code saying that the residents of the home are friendly and would hide runaway slaves. R- Richmond, Virginia The CSA capital
This is related to the Civil War because it was the capital of the Confederates.
The CSA burned down Richmond when they heard that Sherman was coming to the capital. S- Sherman's March to the Sea William T. Sherman and his men march from Atlanta, GA to Savannah, GA and burn everything in their path.
It's related to the war because it destroyed the railroads that the South needed to transport supplies.
It left tthe Confederacy in shambles. T- Harriet Tubman A slave who helped very many people escape on the Underground Railroad.
She is related to the Civil War because she was a slave trying to go the free North.
Also, the Underground Railroad was an abolitionist movement. Anyone who oppossed slavery could help runaways. U- Undergroung Railroad A series of roads, houses, river crossings, and people who helped southern slaves escape to the North or Canada.
It's related to the Civil War because the North didn't like slavery and the South did.
The Civil War was partially faught over slavery. V- Vicksburg The city in which the Battle of Vicksburg takes place.
It relates to the Civil War because it was a turning point in the war.
The Union took control of the Mississippi and cut off Louisianna, Texas, and Arkensas from the the rest of the Confederation. W- Eli Whitney The inventor of the cotton gin
He is related to the Civil War because the invention of the cotton gin increased the need for slaves.
The North didn't like that because they were trying to abolish slavery. X- Xenophobia The hatred or fear of foreigners or strangers.
It relates to the Civil War because both sides were fighting on unfamiliar territory.
Also, it is very common to have xenophobia during war. Y- Yankee A person from the North.
This relates to the Civil War because that is what Northerners were called.
Yankee was their nickname during the Civil War. Z- Zuccess The condition the North was in after the war ended and the treaty was signed.
It relates to the Civil War because that it the North's status.
When you say "Zuccess" you are really saying success.