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The first woman to go onto a battlefield in the US to nurse the wounded soldiers

Clara Barton

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She set up the American Red Cross

Clara Barton

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A society organized to help the wounded and homeless during wars and such disasters as floods, hurricanes, and earthquakes

Red Cross

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The town in which Clara Barton was born

Oxford, Massachusetts

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What nickname did the soldiers give Clara Barton?

Angel of the Battlefield

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Who taught Clara how to ride a horse?

David

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What famous society for helping people did Clara start in the United States?

Red Cross

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What does surrender mean?

To give up

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The winning commander of all the Union armies during the last part of the Civil War

Ulysses S. Grant

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General Grant's wife

Julia Dent

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The town in which General Lee surrendered to General Grant

Appomattox, Virginia

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What nickname did the North give Grant?

"Unconditional Surrender" Grant

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President of the Confederate States of America

Jefferson Davis

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President of the United States during the civil war

Abraham Lincoln

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Commander of the Union Armies

General Grant

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General of the Confederate Armies

General Lee

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Shot and killed Abraham Lincoln

John Wilkes Booth

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"Angel of the Battlefield"

Clara Barton

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Southern states during the Civil War

Confederate States

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War which lasted from1861-1865

Civil War

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Northern states during the CivilWar

Union

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Society organized to help people during a disaster

Red Cross

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Capital of the United States

Washington, D.C.

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Hometown of Abraham Lincoln

Springfield, Illinois

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Home of Robert E. Lee before the Civil War

Arlington, Virgina

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The town where Lee surrendered to Grant

Appomattox, Virginia

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A company that prepares and prints books and magazines

Publisher

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A famous writer of Little Women

Louisa May Alcott

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Who really was the March family?

The Alcotts

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What was the title of the first book that Louisa wrote about boys?

Little Men