The Furnace of Civil War. Chapter 21. Battle at Bull Run. July 21, 1861 Union troops march on Manassas Junction. Union troops unprepared for battle. Meet Gen. Stonewall Jackson Union army is scattered by Confederate reinforcements. Psychological results of victory?. The War at Sea.
Mainly fought as a result of the Union maritime blockade of the coast.
The most significant result of it was the end of wooden warships and the rise of iron clad ships.
Enter Ulysses S. Grant
Battle of Vicksburg
The Georgia Campaign
Copperheads: openly obstructed the war, willing to settle for a negotiated peace with the Confederacy.
Peace Democrats: Did not support Lincoln or the war.
Lincoln and his original supporters.
War Democrats: supported Lincoln and the war.
Union Party Ticket
Democratic Party Ticket
“Grant the Butcher”