THE SOUTH SECEDES p. 556-559. THE CONFEDERACY. Seven States meet in Montgomery, AL to form new government AL, MS, SC, TX, GA, FL, LA Feb. 1861 Elect Jefferson Davis (MS) President. REASONS FOR SECESSION. LINCOLN’S RESPONSE TO SECESSION. Hold federal property in the South
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THE SOUTH SECEDESp. 556-559
Federal Fort at Charleston Harbor, SC needed resupplied
Confederates attacked on April 12, 1861
CONFEDERATES CAPTURE THE FORT
Lincoln issues a call for 75,000 troops to fight to save the Union
Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, & Arkansas voted to join the Confederacy