M of A Key Words PLC 3: Civil War and Reconstrustion 1861-77

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GCSE The Making of America (Flash Cards - Key Words) Flashcards on M of A Key Words PLC 3: Civil War and Reconstrustion 1861-77, created by Michael Sessions on 12/18/2018.
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The name taken by the Southern states when they tried to break away from the Union and form their own nation Confederacy
The term Southerners used for white workers who worked in factories under capitalism Wage Slaves
An economic system based upon private ownership of business and encourages individuals to make money for personal profit. Capitalism
A person who wants to end the practice of slavery Abolitionists
As America expanded West politicians fought over whether slavery should be banned in the new territories – The compromise was a victory for slave holders Clay Compromise
Democrats were supporters of agriculture; especially plantations and they were supporters of slavery. Lots of southerners were democrats Democrats
Supporters of modern capitalist businesses and smaller scale landowning. Lots of Northerners were Republicans Republicans
Pro-slavery Supreme Court ruling that said, Congress had not right to ban slavery. Dred Scott
Slaves liberated by the Union Army, who often worked for the Union army Contrabands
A group of men within an army regiment
The executive order issued by President Lincoln on January 1st 1863 that freed all slaves living in the USA. Emancipation Proclamation
A change to the original constitution of America Amendment
Someone who tackles a problem by its roots rather than attempting minor changes. Thadius Stevens and Charles Sumner were radical Republicans Radicals
People from the south who foolishly sympathised with Radicals Scallawags
People who moved in from the North to make quick money by buying up plantation land and selling it on for a profit Carpetbagger
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