THE CIVIL WAR. 1861-1865. The Declaration of Independence Had Condemned Slavery. Read What If The Declaration of Independence Had Condemned Slavery? Read pages 116–117 of your textbook and answer the questions on the following slides. The Declaration of Independence Had Condemned Slavery.
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Vocal northerners who called The 1/3 population who
For immediate freedom and claimed they needed
Political rights for blacks slavery for the ag. based
economy. Thought it would bring chaos to the south.
1860 northern states South's provided 3/4
contained 4/5 of U.S. of worlds cotton. No
factories and 2/3 of cities needed or
Nations R.R. mileage wanted.
Progress/ Change Tradition
People were forced to Well-mannered and proud
change due to industry. of their traditional slow
Embraced change and way of life. No need for
the future. Change in their society.
Union Preservation States Rights
States did not have the Believed the Union
right to break up the was a collection of
greatest democratic sovereign states.
experiment the world Viewed the North
has ever known. as invaders, so they
left the union.