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They were called "Carpetbaggers" and, "Scalawags".

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Q: What name was given to northern politicians who went South after the civil war?
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What is the name given to northern politicians who went south?

carpetbagger or radical republican...both northern groups that went to the south


What is the name given to Northern who moved to the South after the civil war?

Carpetbaggers.


What is the name that was given to Northern whites who moved South after the Civil War?

Carpetbaggers.


Copperhead during the civil war?

"Copperhead" was a term given to Northern people who sympathized with the south and the southern states' right to secede from the Union.


What does a carpet bagger mean?

Carpet Bagger is a name given to northern businessmen and politicians who flooded the south following the Civil War for the purposes of their own gain; it also came to mean an "outsider". The name is derived from the satchel commonly carried at the time that was made of carpeting.


What were the nicknames for the northerners and southrners in the civil war?

The name of American Civil War given by both the Southern and Northern are as below: Northern: War of the Rebellion, Southern: War for Southern Independence, War of Northern Aggression, Freedom War


What name was given to the Yankee supporters of the South in the American Civil War?

A Northerner who sympathized with the South in the Civil War was known as a Copperhead.


What did the north and south churches disagree on?

On the good or evil of slavery. Under pressure from the politicians on both sides, the Northern churches declared slavery to be ungodly, while the Southern churches declared it to be a perfect God-given arrangement of man and master.


What name was given to the northern states?

During The American Civil War, Northern states were called The Union as they remained in The UnitedStates of America.


What were the names given to the south during the civil war?

One of them was the Confederacy.


Is Antarctica a name given to the northern ice cap?

No, the Northern ice cap is the Arctic. Antarctica is the name of the continent at the South Pole.


Is Antarctica the name given to the northern ice cap?

No, the Northern ice cap is the Arctic. Antarctica is the name of the continent at the South Pole.