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Inquiry Question

Historical Context

Map 2




Table of

Locating the Site

Map 1: Tennessee and surrounding states.[Map 1] with link to higher quality map.

Questions for Map 1

1. List all the states that border Tennessee and note those that were slave states in the Confederacy and those that were slave states controlled by the Union.

2. Why do you think the Union chose to break through the Confederacy’s defenses in Tennessee?

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