Fort Sumter-Bull Run (April-July 21, 1861). J.A.SACCO. Results of Fort Sumter. Lincoln calls up 75,000 volunteers for 90 days After Sumter, Upper South secedes. VA, AK, NC, TE. Border states of MD, DE, KY, and MO have not yet seceded.
Fort Sumter-Bull Run (April-July 21, 1861)
VA, AK, NC, TE. Border states of MD, DE, KY, and MO have not yet seceded.
SIGNIFICANCE OF THESE EVENTS?
attack advancing federal troops,
Lincoln put MD under martial law.
Lincoln- “I hope to have God on my side, but I must have Kentucky.”
Try this Civil War fans- Why are there thirteen stars on the Confederate flag?
The Union & Confederacy in 1861
North vs. South in 1861
Balance Sheet of War
Rating the North & the South
Slave/Free States Population, 1861
North- 22.5 million.
South- 9 million total/3.7 million slaves.
Railroad Lines, 1860
Resources: North & the South
“There stands Jackson like a “stonewall”, rally around the Virginians”- Gen. Bernard Bee
Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard (CSA)
Gen. Irwin McDowell (USA)
Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson (CSA)
V-P Alexander Stevens
President Jefferson Davis