Document10 - Exam 3 Study Guide Chapter 11\"Liberation African Americans and the Civil War 1861-1865 Key Terms \u2022 First Confiscation Act(1861 \u2022

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Exam 3 Study Guide Chapter 11: "Liberation: African Americans and the Civil War, 1861-1865" Key Terms • First Confiscation Act (1861) • passed on Aug. 6, 1861, authorized Union seizure of rebel property, and it stated that all slaves who fought with or worked for the Confederate military services were freed of further obligations to their masters. General Order 11 – Order threatening retaliation for the mistreatment of black soldiers by Confederate forces. Review Questions 1. When the war began in 1861, what was Lincoln's chief goal. In other words, why did the war need tobe fought? 2. Early in the war, what long-term solution to slavery did Lincoln consider? 3. Describe the primary elements of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation

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