north V.S south

The cilvil war

president of the north

NORTH- Abarham lincon was the 16th president during the cilvil war. he led the union to victory and ended slavery in america. After the cilvil war he was assainated on april 14, 1865

president of the south

SOUTH- jefferson Davis was the preisdent of the south. He wanted slavery in the south but slavery is bad.February 18, 1861 – May 10, 1865 in office. Died in December 6, 1889.

military learders north

Abraham Lincoln,Winfield Scott,George B. McClellan,William T. Sherman,Ulysses S. Grant,George G. Meade,Admiral David Farragut.

milltary leaders of the south

leaders of the south

Robert E. Lee,T.J. "Stonewall" Jackson,James Longstreet,Joseph E. Johnston,James Waddell

Causes about the cilvil war


first Economic and social differences between the North and the South. States versus federal rights.The fight between Slave and Non-Slave State Proponents.Growth of the Abolition Movement. The election of abraham lincon.


Avantages of the north

Larger population
More factories/industries

Avantages of the south

Better marksmen
Fighting on their own territory
Better generals (start of war)


disadvantages of the north

Soldiers not as well trained
Invasion force/fighting on unfamiliar territory

disadvantages of the south

Smaller population
No factories
Economy reliant on North
Less centralized government

genarl information

genaral information

" Civil War officially began on April 12, 1861, when Confederate troops lead by Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard attacked Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor. Like many leaders on opposing sides during this war, Beauregard had known Union Major Robert Anderson, the commanding officer of Fort Sumter since the 1830s when Beauregard was a cadet at West Point and Anderson was his artillery instructor."