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South Carolina in the American Civil War - Wikipedia, the free ...

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Later that year, in December, Keitt would state that South Carolina's declaring of secession was the direct result of slavery:.

South Carolina Declaration of Causes of Secession | Teaching ...

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DECLARATION OF THE IMMEDIATE CAUSES WHICH INDUCE AND JUSTIFY THE SECESSION OF SOUTH CAROLINA FROM THE FEDERAL UNION.

The Declaration of Causes of Seceding States - Civil War Trust

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The Declaration of Causes made by Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, and ... and Justify the Secession of the State of Mississippi from the Federal Union.

Avalon Project - Confederate States of America - Declaration of the ...

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Confederate States of America - Declaration of the Immediate Causes Which Induce and Justify the Secession of South Carolina from the Federal Union.

Ordinance of Secession - Teaching American History in South ...

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"An Ordinance to dissolve the Union between the State of South Carolina and other States," or the South Carolina Ordinance of Secession, 20 December 1860  ...

Why Did the South Secede in 1860? - American History USA

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Jan 27, 2013 ... What would have happened had South Carolina (and the other Confederate states thereafter) not seceded after Lincoln's election in 1860?

Secession | HistoryNet

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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.

Southern States Secede and War Begins

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They decided to secede, or leave, the United States. South Carolina was the first to leave the Union and form a new nation called the Confederate States of ...

The Election of 1860 and Secession - The Civil War in Art

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South Carolina responded to Lincoln's election first, seceding from the Union on ... President James Buchanan declared secession unconstitutional, but did little ...

SC Secession Convention - Lt. Gen Wade Hampton Camp

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The State of South Carolina, which had been picked on by the northern states since the Presidency of Andrew Jackson, warned that if the Republicans won, ...

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The South Secedes [ushistory.org]

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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 ...

December 20, 1860 (South Carolina Secedes)

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On this day, a secession convention meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, unanimously adopted an ordinance dissolving the connection between South ...

Secession - American Civil War - HISTORY.com

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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 ...