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Post-Civil War
Potpourri

100

The battle that began it all
What is Fort Sumter?

100

Lincoln's assassin.
Who is John Wilkes Booth?

100

2 minute speech that didn't feel like 4 score and 7 years ago.
What is Gettysburg Address?

100

The splitting of farm chores and profits.
What is sharecropping?

100

Removal from the Presidential office.
What is impeach?

200

In 1862, the Confederates lost this, the bloodiest of all battles.
What is Antietam?

200

He was the first African American in the Senate.
Who is Hiram R. Revels?

200

South surrender occurred here.
What is Appomattox Courthouse?

200

The rebuilding of the South.
What is Reconstruction?

200

Segregation rules
What are the Jim Crow laws?

300

Grant trapped the Confederates in this city for a 48-day battle.
What is Vicksburg?

300

Lincoln's successor.
Who is Andrew Johnson?

300

This guaranteed all men could vote.
What is 15th Amendment?

300

Term given to opportunistic Northerners trying to profit from the South's rebuilding.
What are carpetbaggers?

300

White supremacy group founded in 1866
What is the Ku Klux Klan

400

The Union scored a victory here in spite of "Pickett's Charge."
What is Gettysburg?

400

Lincoln's opponent in the 1864 presidential race
Who is George McClennan?

400

Official freedom day for African Americans.
What is Juneteenth?

400

This made ALL people citizens.
What is the 14th Amendment

400

Southern ship that sunk two Northern ships
What is the Virginia?

500

Lee and Grant fought to a standoff here in a battle that lasted from 1864 and well into 1865.
What is Petersburg?

500

Civil War hero who founded the American Red Cross.
Who is Clara Barton

500

The signing up of soldiers
What is the draft?

500

Agency trying to give aid to freed blacks and poor whites.
What is Freedman's Bureau?

500

Winfield Scott's idea for a quick end to the war
What is Anaconda Plan?