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The length of time that the North thought the war would take.
3 months
The length of time that the South thought the war would take.
2 weeks
# of people that Abaraham Lincoln signed up for the union army for 3 months at the beginning of the war
75,000
1st Union Army leader
Winfield Scott
1st Union Army leader's plan
Anaconda Plan
3 major points of the Anaconda Plan
1. Take over Richmond, VA.
2. Get Missipi River.
3. Blockade Southern ports.
Reasons to get Misssippi River
A. It would majorly hurt Southern trade.
Date of when Richmond, VA was taken over by the Union.
April, 1865
When the Southern ports are blockaded
Within 1st 6th months of the war
The city neeeded to take over the Mississipi River
Viksburg, VA
Date of the Battle of Vicksburg
July 4th, 1863
Reason Irvin McDowell is appointed leader of Union army
Winfield Scott doesn't fight any battles in the first 3 months of the war.
Date of First Bull Run
July 27, 1861
North Leader of First Bull Run
Irvin McDowell
South leader of First Bull Run
P.T. Beauregard
# of South men at First Bull Run
22,000 + 9,000 = 31,000
# of North men at First Bull Run
30,000
South Name for 1st Bull Run
First Manassas
North Name for First Manasis
First Bull Run
South Casulties at First Bull Run
2,000
North Casulties at First Bull Run
3,000
Cause of First Manassas
Irvin McDowell felt pressured for a battle because of Lincoln.
Location of First Manassas
Railroad depot 30 miles South of DC
What P.T Bearegard does because of the info that spies gave him about the # of North Men
Telegraphed Joseph Johnston in Shenandeah Valley, VA telling him to send 9,000 men by railroad car
# of people that come to have a picnic 1st Bull Run
300-400
Reasons for Battle Confusion at 1st Manassas
1. The Confederate flag was very similar to the union flag.
2. Some of the confederates wore the same uniform as th Union
Confederate Cavalry at 1st Bull Run
Ran circles around the union in 1861
Event immediatley after 1st Bull Run
The Union army panicked and ran torward a bridge. The Picnincer's panicked, and ran to the sam bridge. Bridge collapsed over 100 people trampled.
Results of 1st Manassas
1. The casulties shock everyone. They thought it would be a gloryius bloodless war.
2. The newspapers say "it is Lincoln's fault 3,000 men died"
Person who said "Look at Jackson like a stone wall"
Bernard B.
"Stonewall" Jackson's first name.
Thomas
Areas considered "western" during the civil war.
Kentucky and Tenesee
The terms for surrender at Fort Donelson
Unconditional
North leader who takes over Fort Henry and Fort Donelson
Ulysees S. Grant
Southern leader of Fort Donelson
Simon Bolivar Buckner
Leader of cavalry at Fort Donelson that sneaks out at night
Nathan Bedford Forest
Date of the Monitor and the Merrimac
March, 1861
Ironclad
Armor for a ship
Signifigance of the Monitor and the Merrimac
First battle of 2 ironclad ships
Ship the South stole
The Merrimac
New name of the Merimac
The Virginia
Happens to the Virginia at the battle fo the Monitor and Merrimac
Has engine troubles
Location of the Battle of the Monitor and Merrimac
Hampton Rodes Virginia which is near the mouth of the james river.
Place that the Virginia was guarding
Richmond
Date of J.E.B. Stuart's ride-around-the-union
June 1862
"Stonewall" Jackson's first name.
Thomas
Areas considered "western" during the civil war.
Kentucky and Tenesee
The terms for surrender at Fort Donelson
Unconditional
North leader who takes over Fort Henry and Fort Donelson
Ulysees S. Grant
Southern leader of Fort Donelson
Simon Bolivar Buckner
Leader of cavalry at Fort Donelson that sneaks out at night
Nathan Bedford Forest
Date of the Monitor and the Merrimac
March, 1861
Ironclad
Armor for a ship
Signifigance of the Monitor and the Merrimac
First battle of 2 ironclad ships
Ship the South stole
The Merrimac
New name of the Merimac
The Virginia
Happens to the Virginia at the battle fo the Monitor and Merrimac
Has engine troubles
Location of the Battle of the Monitor and Merrimac
Hampton Rodes Virginia which is near the mouth of the james river.
Place that the Virginia was guarding
Richmond
Date of J.E.B. Stuart's ride-around-the-union
June 1862
Effect of J.E.B. Stuart's ride-around-the-union
Lincoln fires McCllelan, and puts in Henry Hallick
Event of June 1862
Robert E. Lee becomes confederate army commander
Reason John Pope is instated
Henry Hallick hadn't done anything by the end of 1862
Date of Second Bull run
August 1862
South Leader at 2nd Bull Run
Robert E. Lee
South men at Second Bull run
75,000
South Casulties at Second Bull run
9,000
North leader at Second Bull run
John Poop... I mean Pope
Nrth men at second Bull Run
60,000
North Casulties at Second Bull run
15,000
Results at Second Bull run
Lincoln fires John Pope
Reason George McCllelan is reinstated
Because he told the newspapers "Lincoln held me back, I'm a tiger"
What Lee does in Spetember 1862
He moves into boarder state, Maryland, thinking that if he has a big vitory there, he can get Mayland for the South, and England will be allies with the south
Date of Anietam or Sharpsburg
September 17, 1861
North men at Anietam or Sharpsburg
100,000-120,000
South men at Anietam or Sharpsburg
60,000-70,000
South casulties at Anietam or Sharpsburg
12,000
North Casulties at Anietam or Sharpsburg
20,000
North leader at Anietam or Sharpsburg
Robert E. Lee
South leader at Anietam or Sharpsburg
Geroge McCllelan
McCllelan's advantages at Anietam or Sharpsburg
1. 2 union soldiers find an abandond confederate camp site. They find to cigarrs wrapped in a piece of paper. On the piece of paper there were Lee's battle plans. The 2 soldiers bring the plans to McCllelan, But McCllelan doesn't use them because he thinks he will be more glorius if he doesn't. Lee finds out about the battle plans stolen, and thinks about changing his plans, but then he realizes it's McCllelan.
2. Lee breaks his wrist
Reason Lee retreats at Anietam or Sharpsburg
He had already lost 12,000 men, he didn't want anymore men to die
What McCllelan should have done after battle.
Pursued Lee when he retreated
Date of Shenandoah Valley Campaign
June 1862
Date of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclomation
September 1862
What the emancipation proclomation says
On January 1st, 1863, all slaves in the confederate states of America are to be set free
Names of the 1st 7 union commanders
Winfield Scott, Irvin McDowell, George McCllelan, Henry Hallick, John Pope, George McCllelan, Ambrose Burnside