The south secedes p 556 559
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 7

THE SOUTH SECEDES p. 556-559 PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 82 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

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

Download Presentation

THE SOUTH SECEDES p. 556-559

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


The south secedes p 556 559

THE SOUTH SECEDESp. 556-559


The confederacy

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

REASONS FOR SECESSION


Lincoln s response to secession

LINCOLN’S RESPONSE TO SECESSION

  • Hold federal property in the South

  • Enforce the laws of United States


Fort sumter

FORT SUMTER

Federal Fort at Charleston Harbor, SC needed resupplied

Confederates attacked on April 12, 1861

NO CASUALTIES

CONFEDERATES CAPTURE THE FORT


Results of fort sumter

RESULTS OF FORT SUMTER

Lincoln issues a call for 75,000 troops to fight to save the Union

Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, & Arkansas voted to join the Confederacy


  • Login