U.S. Civil War - Face Jug (1860-1865) Discover the cultural differences that ignited the Civil War. Art In History's replica is an example of a face jug from the time of the U.S. Civil War. The making of southern face jugs is a ceramic tradition started by African slaves during the 1840's. This lesson plan covers the Civil War, 1860-1865.
american indians pictures - Bing Images Many people do not realize that Native Americans made significant contributions in the American Civil War. Native Americans served as scouts for both the Confederates and the Union during the war. When the Southern States secedes from the Union in 1861, The Indian Territory (present day Oklahoma) was caught up in the pressure between the North and the South.