2 Antietam September 17, 1862 War in the North (Maryland) Gen Lee Wanted MD to join Union after victoryOver 23,000 lives lostGeneral Lee withdrew“Draw” no clear winnerLincoln took Withdrawal as a North Victory and released the Emancipation Proclamation
3 Emancipation Proclamation released by Abraham Lincoln that would end all slavery once war was overSept. 22, 1862“All slaves in ‘Rebellious’ states would be freed as of January 1, 1863”Moral decision keeps Europe out of war.
4 Create a describing Bubble map of the Emancipation Proclamation Left Hand Page:96Create a describing Bubble map of the Emancipation ProclamationMust have 5 describing bubblesMake colorful.Use page 81 in CRCT book
5 Gettysburg Major Turning Point of the War Battle fought for 3 days in July of 1863Over 50,000 were killedLee wanted war in NorthWanted north to back downLee was outnumberedRetreated to VirginiaSouth didn’t invade north again.North began to pressure southInvaded and Captured rebel states
6 Chickamauga Battle took place at GA/TN border in 1863 Purpose was to capture ChattanoogaWanted RailwayLargest battle in GeorgiaConfederate Victory34,000 deaths2nd Bloodiest battle of Civil War
7 Union Blockade of Georgia’s Coast Union Victory at Ft. Pulaski led to Union control of Georgia’s coast and portsLed by Gen. Winfield ScottAnaconda PlanSqueeze the Confederate States of AmericaScott’s Great Snake/ wanted to cut off their supplyPrevent trade of cotton for weapons from France and England
9 Sherman’s Atlanta Campaign Began 1864Lasted 4 ½ MonthsWanted to capture AtlantaRailroad hubIndustrial CapabilitiesSouth outnumbered NorthUsed defense to slow down NorthNot one MAJOR battle was fought in Atlanta, but several small battles that led to Atlanta being captured by Sherman
11 Sherman's March to the Sea After destroying Atlanta (Nov.15-Dec )Wanted to end war and punish SouthAfter loses from Atlanta Campaign Union troops had straight path to Atlantic OceanSherman created path of destruction300 Miles long, 60 Miles wideBurned factories, buildings, & destroyed townsBattle of GriswoldvilleMarch ended when Savannah surrendered to Sherman without a fight on DecLincoln's Christmas present.
13 Andersonville Famous Civil War prison Located in Macon County Built to hold 10,000 Union SoldiersPeaked at over 30,000Creek became backed up with human waste and other sewageDisease throughout prisonMore men died in Andersonville than any other Civil War PrisonOver 13,000
14 LH Page 104Divide your page into 6 even sections. Then label each section with the cities that are located below. Cut the descriptions out of the chart and paste them in the correct section.Andersonville ChickamaugaAtlanta Union BlockadeSavannah Ft. Pulaski
15 Cut out and glue the map to page 102 Use your notes and your brain to decide the location of each of the places on the chart from page 104.Locate the places on the map. Mark them each with a star and the letter of the description of that city.Use the Georgia Textbook Pg