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9-Soldier's Life

  1. Soldier’s Life
    1. Objectives
      1. Explain the advantages and disadvantages that the North and South had entering the war
        1. Focus on the economy here
      2. Describe daily life for soldiers in both the north and the south
      3. Describe prisons during the Civil War
      4. Describe the impact of the war on Rhinebeck citizens
        1. Use Henry Gordon’s Letters as a case study


Related Files

Group 9 Storyboard (DOCX 14 KB)

Group 9 Notes Template (DOCX 13 KB)



Economy, Southern vs. Northern
A Soldier's Life Overview
Prisons and Prisoners of War
Soldiers in Camp




Primary Sources

Letters from G. Henry Gordon (DOCX 19 KB)