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Study Guide for The Nation Divides and The Civil War (p.50-97)
People who resisted slavery?
To stop ships from entering or leaving ports?
To withdraw or leave the union?
A system if secret escape routes leading to freed lands?
Sets of laws which were designed to control enslaved people?
Taxes (especially on imported goods)?
Idea that states, not the federal government, should have the final say in their affairs?
A short speech?
A person who is killed or wounded in war?
To murder (especially a famous person)?
Supreme Court justice who ruled that enslaved people did not have the rights as American citizens?
Roger B. Taney
Seized a weapons storehouse, hoping to arm enslaved people?
Published an abolitionist newspaper called the “Liberator” and founded the Anti-Slavery Society?
William Lloyd Garrison
Led enslaved people to freedom as a conductor on the Underground Railroad?
Escaped from slavery; became an abolitionist, speaker, and writer?
Attempted to earn his freedom from slavery by taking his case to the United States Supreme Court?
Spy for the Confederacy?
16th President of the United States?
Commanding general for the Confederate Army?
Robert E. Lee
President of the Confederacy?
Nurse for the Union Army – “Angel of the Battlefield”?
Commanding general for the Union Army?
Ulysses S. Grant
Confederate general accidentally shot by his own troops?
Thomas “Stone Wall” Jackson
Led his Union troops on 300 mile march to the Sea?
William T. Sherman