Geography in the Civil War
The Skirmisher Vol. 2
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Students, here you will find a whole bunch of cool and interactive stuff related to this issue's theme, "Geography in the Civil War." Check out the links below and at right to explore the topic through videos, games, photos, and more!
Teachers, we hope you enjoy the cool stuff, too! Also be sure to check out the links in the sidebar for standards information and additional classroom activities.
Known as the "Battle Above the Clouds", Mississippians and New Yorkers clashed high atop Lookout Mountain during the Battle of Chattanooga!
Learn more about the naval actions of the Civil War!
Get to know the most famous cartographer of the Civil War, Jedidiah Hotchkiss!
Explore the Battle of Vicksburg with the Animated Map!