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The Questions For Thursday!. Which side (North or South) seemed to have the military advantage? Why? Why did Frederick Douglass call the war a blessing? Why were the southerners happy to go to war? I am collecting these answers. GO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!. Union

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The questions for thursday

The Questions For Thursday!

  • Which side (North or South) seemed to have the military advantage? Why?

  • Why did Frederick Douglass call the war a blessing?

  • Why were the southerners happy to go to war?

  • I am collecting these answers.

  • GO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Union north strategy vs southern confederate strategy

Union

To defend and maintain the Constitution.

Will invade the South to stop the Civil War.

South

To be allowed to create their own independent country.

Will try to stop the North from invading the South.

Union (North) Strategy vs. Southern (Confederate) Strategy


First bull run the first real battle

First Bull Run (The First Real Battle)

  • General Irvin McDowell: Commander of the Union Troops.

  • Felt he needed more time to train Northern Troops

  • The troops marched from Washington, DC to Manassas, Virginia (25 miles away)

  • General PGT Beauregard: Commander of the Confederate Army. Won at Fort Sumter.

  • Crowds gathered to watch the battle.

  • Union was defeated thanks to General Stonewall Jackson.


Casualties from bull run

Casualties from Bull Run:


War in the west

War In The West

  • Fighting In: Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi

  • Union General: Ulysses S. Grant

  • Goal: To capture the Mississippi River.

  • First: Needed to capture Forts Henry and Donelson in Tennessee.

  • February 6, 1861: The Union Navy blew up Fort Henry.

  • Later: Fort Donelson was bombed by the navy.


Battle of shiloh

Battle of Shiloh

  • Grant marched into Mississippi.

  • Confederate General: Albert Johnston tried to stop Grant.

  • Result: The Battle of Shiloh

  • Bloodiest single battle in American history up to this time.

  • Union won and killed General Johnston.


Results of shiloh casualties

Results of Shiloh: Casualties


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