To the Constitution of the United States. 25,00030,000 died in Confederate prisons. 26,00031,000 died in Union prisons. 50,000 free civilians dead. 80,000+ slaves dead (disease).Theaters of the American Civil War. Nat Turner's slave rebellion. American Slavery as It Is.
Fugitive Slave Act of 1850. The Impending Crisis of the South. Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry. President Lincoln's 75,000 volunteers.
The American Civil War also known by other names. From 1861 to 1865, fought between the northern United States. And the southern United States. From the Union and formed the Confederacy.The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy. Over the enslavement of black people.
War broke out in April 1861 when secessionist. As the President of the United States. The loyalists of the Union.In the North, which also included some geographically western and southern states, proclaimed support for the Constitution. They faced secessionists of the Confederate States. In the South, who advocated for states' rights. In order to uphold slavery.
In February 1861, seven Southern "slave states". Were declared by their state governments to have seceded from the country, and the Confederate States of America. Was organized in rebellion against the U. The Confederacy grew to control at least a majority of territory in eleven states, and it claimed the additional states of Kentucky and Missouri by assertions from native secessionists fleeing Union authority.
These states were given full representation in the Confederate Congress. The two remaining "slave states", Delaware and Maryland, were invited to join the Confederacy, but nothing substantial developed due to intervention.The Confederate states were never diplomatically recognized as a joint entity by the government of the United States. Nor by that of any foreign country. The states that remained loyal to the U. Were known as the Union. The Union and the Confederacy quickly raised volunteer and conscription armies that fought mostly in the South over the course of four years.
Intense combat left between 620,000 and 750,000 people dead. The Civil War remains the deadliest military conflict in American history.
And accounted for more American military deaths than all other wars combined until around the Vietnam War. April 9, 1865, when General Robert E.At the Battle of Appomattox Court House. Confederate generals throughout the southern states followed suit, the last surrender on land occurring June 23. Much of the South's infrastructure was destroyed, especially the transportation systems.
And four million black slaves were freed. That followed the war, national unity was slowly restored, the national government expanded its power, and civil and political rights. Were granted to freed black slaves through amendments to the Constitution.The war is one of the most studied and written about. The item "Civil War Era Camp Stove 1860's Antique Historical Museum Quality RARE FREE S/H" is in sale since Sunday, March 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".
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