Kassidy, Kailey, Kelley, Mary Taylor, Rachel, Matthew
Women and Children
- More than 400 women fought for the Union and the Confederate armies by disguising themselves as men.
women took positions as..
took over family business
People from the North
Social change in gender roles
Some people became hostile toward African Americans because they blamed them for the war. New York city draft riots.
Run away slaves were free if they joined the Union army.
Lots fought and died in the war
Were used for a manual labor
People from the South
Women taking over normally male dominated positions.
Women took over farms
learned how to work the land themselves
Developed southern nationalism