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.
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?
Balance Sheet of War
North- 22.5 million.
South- 9 million total/3.7 million slaves.
“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