Southern Secession After South Carolina

Waite Rawls talked about what the first seven states to secede from the Union did to assert their sovereignty, establish their governments,… read more

Waite Rawls talked about what the first seven states to secede from the Union did to assert their sovereignty, establish their governments, and prepare their military defenses. South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Texas had seceded by February 1, 1861, before the inauguration of President Lincoln.

This talk was part of the Sesquicentennial Brown Bag Lunch Series at the Museum of the Confederacy. close

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Southern Secession After South Carolina

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Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 12, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 13, 2011

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  • Feb 12, 2011 | 6:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 12, 2011 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2011 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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