civil war women

the women

the women would sometimes help the military by becoming spies.

they also severed as gunrunners and nurses.

they also disguised as men.

some even served in the military.

they made uniforms.

they had to work on the farms in plants.

they also promoted patriotism.

crafted clothing of homespun cotton.

a quote from elizabeth scott neblett

"think of me with pity & sympathy, and pray for me."


1. who was elizabeth scott neblett 1a. she gave birth to her 5th child while her

while her husband enlisted in the

confederate army.

2. who was clara barton 2a. in 1881 she founded the

american red cross and

served as its director until her


3. who was Rose O'Neal Greenhow 3a. she was a confederate spy.