CIVIL WAR

KAITLYNN ROWLETT

WHEN DID THE WAR BEGIN?

  • It began in 1861
  • over slavery
  • staterightes

A FEW FACTS ABOUT THE CIVIL WAR

  • South Carolina was on the confederacy
  • Smalls was assigned a ship called the Planter
  • At 4:30 am the REBELS (or confederate army) opened fire on Fort Sumter

SOME PICHTERS

ITS THE MOST IMPORTINT WAR ON U.S GROWNS

WHOARE PEOPLE HOW TRIED TO STOP SLAVERY ?

  • The are called abolitionist they tried to stop slavery
  • Some people did not want to end slaver
  • At the same time that slavery became highly profitable in the south, a wave of democrat reform swept the north and west.

afew aboitionist where women

  • Sojourn Truth
  • Grimkey sisters
  • Lucy stone
  • Lucretia Mott

SLAVERY

SLAVERY IS A BIG ROLL IN THE CIVIL WAR

When the American Revolution broke out three-fourths of the black population lived in the south of the Mason and Dixon line (the boundary between Pennsylvanian and Maryland). After the war, slavery became more and more unpopular.By 1804 seven of the northernmost states had abolished slavery, and emancipation(the freeing of slaves).