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Reconstruction The rebuilding of  the United States  after the Civil War
Let’s go back in time a little bit… <ul><li>1.  Missouri Compromise of 1820 </li></ul>
<ul><li>2.  Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854 </li></ul>
3.  Dred Scott Decision of 1857
<ul><ul><li>Affected N. most, but S. was afraid N. would overwhelm them </li></ul></ul>4.  Depression of 1857
4.  Lincoln – Douglas Debates
 
What do you know about The Civil War? <ul><li>When was the war fought? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1861-1865 </li></ul></ul><ul>...
Major Events in Civil War <ul><li>Confederates attack Fort Sumter </li></ul><ul><li>Union blockades Southern seaports </li...
 
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Pre reconstruction

  1. 1. Reconstruction The rebuilding of the United States after the Civil War
  2. 2. Let’s go back in time a little bit… <ul><li>1. Missouri Compromise of 1820 </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>2. Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854 </li></ul>
  4. 4. 3. Dred Scott Decision of 1857
  5. 5. <ul><ul><li>Affected N. most, but S. was afraid N. would overwhelm them </li></ul></ul>4. Depression of 1857
  6. 6. 4. Lincoln – Douglas Debates
  7. 8. What do you know about The Civil War? <ul><li>When was the war fought? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1861-1865 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Who was involved (sides and leaders)? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>North under … Abraham Lincoln </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>South under … Jefferson Davis </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Why was it fought? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>ECONOMIC REASONS related to slavery </li></ul></ul>
  8. 9. Major Events in Civil War <ul><li>Confederates attack Fort Sumter </li></ul><ul><li>Union blockades Southern seaports </li></ul><ul><li>Conf. stop Union advance @ Battle of Bull Run </li></ul><ul><li>Union stop Conf. advance @ Battle of Antietam </li></ul><ul><li>Conf. invade N & stopped @ Gettysburg </li></ul><ul><li>Union takes Vicksburg </li></ul><ul><li>Union takes Richmond </li></ul><ul><li>Union takes Atlanta & moves N </li></ul><ul><li>Conf. surrenders to Union in Virginia </li></ul>

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