Asked in US Civil War
What state called for the secession convention and was the first state to secede?
South Carolina became the first Southern state to declare its secession ; December 20, 1860 . ...
How did the Southern states justify secession?
They never really did. The North won the Civil war, but most likely the country was in a secession like state for months after the war ended. This can possibly be a way the Southern sates justified secession. ...
Asked in US Civil War, US Presidents, Abraham Lincoln
Which argument did president Abraham lincold use against the secession of the southern state?
The government was a union of the people and not of the states.
Asked in Civil Rights Movement
The tariff issue of 1828 the secession of the Southern states in the 1860s and school desegregation in the 1950s dealt with the constitutional issue of?
The Federal-State relationship
Asked in History of the United States, Cold War
What is the name of The formal withdrawal of a state from the union is known as?
Secession is the formal withdrawal of a state from the Union. There were eleven Southern states that seceded from the Union in 1860, which led to the Civil War. ...
President Lincoln's strategy regarding secession focused on?
Lincolnbelieved the Southern Secession should be met with force. Lincolnthought it was illegal. ...