Slavery / Political Compromises / Economic Tensions Leading up to Civil War - Resources

Slavery -

Efforts to reach political compromise - and handout -

Dred Scott Supreme Court case -

Economic spark/issues between North and South -

Key Figures in the War -

Abolition Resources

Harriet Tubman -

Sojourner Truth -

Harriet Beecher Stowe - 
(scroll down page)

Elijah Lovejoy -

Search for quote here -

Links to complete CIVIL WAR timeline homework:

Battle of Bull Run -

Battle of Antietam -

Battle of Gettysburg -

Sherman's March to the Sea & Dolly Sumner Lunt's journal:

Key Figures in Civil War -

Secession maps:



Map of Sherman's March to the Sea (and beyond!)