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Yankee Times

How African Americans got Freedom

By Breanna Shields
Civil War Reporter

It all started with the North and South. The North wanted to end slavery,but the South wanted to keep slavery. The Civil War began. The war was terrible. Buildings, crops, plantations, and lots of other things were destroyed. Many,many men died, but the south won.


The story

1. A Nation Divided

2. Events and Battles

3. Leaders

4. Daily Life

5. Aftermath


North or South?

Match the abolitionist

What would you do?

Name that leader

Study the artifact

Be a columnist

Interactive map


SOL Civil War key word index