However there are numerous similarities. Gettysburg occurred when Lee's troops marched into Pennsylvania in July 1863 and decided to charge at the Union. Self-sufficient means being able to supply all of your needs. It made the Union fight into one that was against slavery as well as to unify the Union once again. The people of these states saw themselves extremely different than that of the northern states both politically and culturally, and felt continuous pressure from the population dominating in the northern states to conform to northern ideals.
· T will review the key points of the lesson. Hicks On April 10, 1865, General Ulysses S. However, in Not Waving But Drowning, the man did not treat people very well, did not deserve help, and did not get it. While overall less than one-third of West Point graduates of the appropriate age joined the Confederacy, most of the Union's truly successful commanders held lower ranks at the beginning of the war, and would only gradually rise to the top. The public in the North would also not have the same drive to defeat the south. Excerpts of the documents may be found. On the eve of the war, there were an estimated 22 million people in Northern states, compared to the South's nine million.
As a result, towns were developed slower and trading centers were rarer than in the North. The surroundings in the North and South led its citizens to live in contrasting places. For example, Alexander Hamilton who favored the pro-business preferred a loose construction, which he believed only government has authority of building a strong nation. Some northern states still had slaves, even after the war in 1865. In this essay I will compare and contrast 18th century slavery in the Chesapeake, Low Country South Carolina and Georgia , and the Northern colonies.
This made traveling much more easy and reliable. Many would just fight with stones or any primitive makeshift weapon they could use when they were depleted of bullets because of their low artillery production. They wanted to abolish slavery. This change in the North meant that society evolved as people of different cultures and classes had to work together. During the following class period have the students reconvene into their large Northern and Southern groups.
Slaves were both a resource and a burden to the South. Though slavery was abolished, the states retained the right to impose segregationist laws and the southern states did so, severely curtailing the rights of former slaves to own property, work, vote or even leave their home states. They hoped for a peaceful end to slavery. This obviously had adverse affects on the enlistment strengths of the Union and the Confederacy. · T will use the activity as an informal check of understanding on the main concepts of the lesson. Grant surrendered to General Robert E. Northern states felt slavery should be outlawed, though, many did not wish to compete with former slaves for job opportunities and this sentiment was used politically in anti-Black campaigns in the region.
Those the Navy did not seize, it blockaded. Further, the South was underequipped and outclassed in everything industrially. In addition, southerners believed that there was an excellent chance that they could draw on assistance from abroad, particularly from Great Britain. Union- They had a lot more resources and they had Abraham Lincoln who led a strong national government. These skills would be essential to survive in this new environment.
In the North, those who were better off economically were more attracted to the Episcopalian, Presbyterian, and Unitarian denominations. The English settlements in Virginia and Massachusetts were both established in the early 1600s but the reason why and how they were established differed tremendously. In their economy, the southern states had better agricultural production for their values of farmland ranging from about zero dollars up to four hundred and fifty millions of dollars; and the abundance of crops such as temp, rice, cane sugar, and tobacco in Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia, Texas, Louisiana, and Missouri. To be quite honest, I was largely… 897 Words 4 Pages The Civil War, which began as a war against union, quickly turned into a war about slavery, largely due to the actions of the slaves and the part they played in the war. The Northerners hire people to work in the factories. The North was more densely populated than the South.
It brought the issue of slavery right into the spotlight and as people began to read it, they recommended it to their friends. Sorry, but copying text is forbidden on this website! Economy in the North was based on many different industries such as shipping, textile, and mining. North and South Group 3: The Diplomatic Balance These subgroups are charged with determining which side, if any, has the better chance of obtaining assistance from abroad, specifically from Great Britain. The population of the North was around 18. Industry flourished, fueled by more abundant natural resources than in the South, and many large cities were established New York was the largest city with more than 800,000 inhabitants.