Girding for War: The North and the South 1861-1865 Furnace of Civil War 1861-1865 Chapters 20 and 21
Please make the following edits to your notes: • Page 3- VII Antietam, #4 September of 1862 (not 1863) • Page 5- XI The War in the West, E. April 6-7, 1862- Grant was attacked and defeated the Confederates at Shiloh, TN Page 7- Grant vs. Lee, Grant’s losses 1:10 vs. Lee’s 1:5 (your notes have these statistics reversed
First Battle of Bull Run 1861 Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson Irvin McDowell First Bull Run July 1861
Army of the Potomac Peninsula Campaign 1862
Peninsula Campaign 1862 George B. McClellan Peninsula Campaign Mar.-Jun. 1862 Robert E. Lee
George B. McClellan Peninsula Campaign Mar.-J un. 1862 A. E. Burnside Fredericksburg Dec. 1862 Union Generals Irvin McDowell First Bull Run July 1861 John Pope Second Bull Run Aug.1862 Joseph Hooker Chancellorsville May 1863 George B. McClellan Restored to command Antietam Sept. 1862
Antietam 1862 George B. McClellan Restored to command Antietam Sept. 1862 Robert E. Lee
Memorial Lights Antietam National Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland Every Christmas, arranged in neat rows across a rolling landscape, more than 23,000 luminaries—one for each casualty of the Civil War battle fought here in 1862—offer a stunning and fitting tribute to the sacrifice made there.
Blacks in the War • Participated in 500 engagements • Received 22 Medals of Honor • 38,000 died “Drummer Jackson” in the 79th U.S. Colored Troops
Gettysburg 1863 A. E. Burnside Loss at Fredericksburg Robert E. Lee Joseph Hooker Loss at Chancellorsville
Gettysburg 1863Meade vs. Pickett General George Meade George Pickett
War in the WestMississippi River and Tennessee 1862-1863 Ulysses S. Grant
Sherman's March to the Sea 1864 The West proved a decisive theater at the end of the war. From Chattanooga, Union forces drove in to Georgia, capturing Atlanta. Then General Sherman embarked on his march of destruction through Georgia to the coast and then northward through the Carolinas.
The Peace Makers March 1865 By George Peter Alexander Healy