answers to the facebook questions
The men and women of the Civil War were real people with real talents and real challenges.
1. Ulysses s. grant was an accomplished artist. google his paintings.
2.stonewall Jackson got his nickname at the first battle of bull run when general bee said “look, there stands Jackson like a stone wall!” General bee was hit by a bullet and died on the field.
3. the lion of anacosta was none other than abolitionist Frederick douglas
4. general dan sickles has the honor of having his amputated leg on display for quite a while.
5. gen. Philip Sheridan of civil war fame was cruel to the native americans and often sought to demean them.