On November 9, 1860 the South Carolina General Assembly passed ... South Carolina was contemplating secession from the Union.
DECLARATION OF THE IMMEDIATE CAUSES WHICH INDUCE AND JUSTIFY THE SECESSION OF SOUTH CAROLINA FROM THE FEDERAL UNION.
The force of events moved very quickly upon the election of Lincoln. South Carolina acted first, calling for a convention to secede from the Union. State by state ...
Confederate States of America - Declaration of the Immediate Causes Which Induce and Justify the Secession of South Carolina from the Federal Union.
The term secession had been used as early as 1776. South Carolina threatened separation when the Continental Congress sought to tax all the colonies on the ...
Secession summary: the secession of Southern States led to the establishment of the ... Fort Sumter was a Union fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina.
The Declaration of Causes made by Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, and ... and Justify the Secession of the State of Mississippi from the Federal Union.
The state governor, William H. Gist, was determined on secession. In October he had privately informed the other southern governors that South Carolina would ...
Jan 3, 2011 ... 24, 1860, delegates at South Carolina's secession convention adopted a “ Declaration of the Immediate Causes Which Induce and Justify the ...
On this day, a secession convention meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, unanimously adopted an ordinance dissolving the connection between South ...