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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.

December 20, 1860

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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 | 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.

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

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Although Lincoln's election was fair, it nonetheless pushed the Deep South toward secession. South Carolina responded to Lincoln's election first, seceding from ...

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, ...

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 ...

Why not let South Carolina Secede? - NYTimes.com

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To the Editor of the New-York Times: At a meeting of a few gentlemen at the residence of one who (with his forefathers) has always been a Democrat, it was ...

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?

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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 ...

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.

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 ...