Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Civil War Highlights- Major General Davis

No description
by

Marvelous Owolabi

on 24 March 2015

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Civil War Highlights- Major General Davis

Battle Scenes
wHat is antietam?
read comment share
what caused the battle of antietam?
like comment share
Death
Davis died in December 6, 1889 around 12:45 AM. Jefferson Davis died at the home of a friend. The Christmas Season of 1889, was a time of sadness in Dixie. Hundreds of thousands of people came to remember and pay their last respects to Jefferson Davis in the crescent city of New Orleans.
Birthplace and Hometown
Major General Davis was born in Fairview, Kentucky, so he was part of the Confederates.
Shared a Photo
like comment share
Battle of Antietam

Status Update
like comment share
This marks the end of this prezi. This also marks the end of my reign for THAT CARD! Jason and I
are gonna shatter your brain!
Literally. WE SHATTER BRAINS.


civil War Veteran Major General Davis
Major
General
3-Star
Education
When Davis finished high school, he really wanted to go to college. There was a problem though; he didn't have the money. He decided to join the Army; he didn't have to pay, and he would get paid as well. There was also a benifit to joining the Army, education.
Jefferson Davis fought in the Mexican War and the War of Antietam.
Mexican
Antietam
Antietam is battle that took place in the Civil war. This was another turning point for the union. this battle showed the north and the south that the north was gonna bomb the south like a nuclear bomb with broken atoms.

Robert E. Lee invaded the Union. A copy of his plans were given to Union General McClellan. McClellan was his lackadaisical self. He did not take full advantage of his foreknowledge. It was the one battle where Robert E. Lee lost. The most immediate effect of which was that it squarely put British sentiment with the Union. The United Kingdom was thoroughly anti-slavery by then.
WHAT WAS THE RESULT OF ANTIETAM, ALONG WITH GETTYSBURG?
Extra facts about Jefferson Davis/Movie
Jefferson F. Davis (June 3, 1807/1808 – December 6, 1889) was an American soldier, slave-owner and politician, and was the President of the Confederate States of America during the entire Civil War, 1861 to 1865. He took personal charge of the Confederate war plans but was unable to find a strategy to defeat the more populous and industrialized Union. His diplomatic efforts failed to gain recognition from any foreign country. At home he paid little attention to the collapsing Confederate economy; the government printed more and more paper money to cover the war's expenses, leading to runaway inflation and devaluation of the Confederate Dollar.
Grave
The North Eventually won the civil war and slavery was abolished. Though Jefferson's side lost, the north and south still gave him respect, as well as the BAttle of antietam.
Full transcript