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Who became the president of the Confederate States of America in 1861?

Jefferson Davis


Following Lincoln's 1860 election, what was the first state to secede from the union?

South Carolina


Which famous female served as a nurse during the war and is credited with helping to found the Red Cross?

Clara Barton


What was the name of the 4-phased plan designed by Union Gen. Winfield Scott to defeat the South?

Anaconda Plan


The 1862 Battle of ________ ultimately persuaded England & France to remain neutral

Battle of Antietam