The American Civil War Review Scavenger Hunt Use the underlined sites to find the answers to the questions. (Place your cursor before the question mark and type your question. Highlight a word or words and link to the web site where the answer is located. ) 1. Who was the president of the Confederate States of America? _jefferson davis___________________ http://www. sonofthesouth. net/leefoundation/Jefferson_Davis_Vice_Stephens. htm 2. became the first president of the American Red Cross. http://www. redcross. org/museum/briefarc. html 3.
President Abraham Lincoln was assasinated on __________(date) in Washington D. C. by _____________________? http://memory. loc. gov/ammem/alhtml/alrintr. html 4. Union General _____________________ was responsible for burning Atlanta and then marching his troops to the sea in Savannah. His fighting technique which destroyed civilian resources and homes as well as fighting armies was known as ________________. http://en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Sherman’s_March_to_the_Sea 5. ____________________ is best known for her role as leader of the Underground Railroad. http://education. ucdavis. du/NEW/STC/lesson/socstud/railroad/whatis. htm 6. ____________________ became famous for writing the controversial book Uncle Tom’s Cabin. http://en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Uncle_Tom’s_Cabin 7. NC’s governor during most of the Civil War was _________________________. http://www. itpi. dpi. state. nc. us/governors/gov3. html 8. _____________________ was the famous leader of the Confederate military. http://www2. lhric. org/pocantico/civilwar/leaders. htm 9. _____________________ was the site of Robert E. Lee’s surrender to Ulysses S. Grant on ____________ (date) after being cornered. http://www. ordham. edu/halsall/mod/1865RELee-surrender. html 10. This was the southern military fort that remained under federal control after the formation of the Confederate State of America? ______________________. http://memory. loc. gov/ammem/cwphtml/tl1861. html 11. _________________ was the capital of the Confederate States of America during the Civil War. http://en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Confederate_States_of_America 12. The Confederate Army first attacked the Union at Fort Sumter, which is located in what city? __________________. http://www. nps. gov/fosu/pphtml/planyourvisit. html 13.
The organization in which the problem I will be presenting is the United States Marine Corps and my role in it is a Corporal. The location would be Camp Lejeune, NC which is where my unit was stationed. The business line would be the military. The unit is 2nd Marine Division, 6th Marine Regiment, Headquarters Company, S-4, and Supply Section. The unit’s size is 400 Marines of which 11 Marines are ...
During the Civil War ______________________ was the capital of the United States. 14. ___________________ near Durham, NC was the site of the last and largest surrender of the Civil War on __________ (date).
http://www. ah. dcr. state. nc. us/sections/hs/bennett/bennett. htm 15. The ____________________ and _____________________ were 2 ironclad ships who did battle off the coast of Virginia in March 1862. http://www. encyclopedia. com/html/M/MonitorN1. asp 16. This battle was witnessed by spectators who brought picnics and watched the fighting for entertainment? ________________________. It occurred on ______________ (date).
ttp://www. cr. nps. gov/hps/abpp/battles/va005. htm 17. 23,000 people died at ____________________, which was the single bloodiest day of fighting during the Civil War. This battle occurred on _____________ (date).
http://www. civil-war-battles. com/battles/Antietam. html 18. The ______________________________ marked the turning point in the Civil War, where the North began winning most of the battles over the South. It occurred on _________________ (date).