From Springfield to Fort Sumter

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Overview

  • The class traces the events from Lincoln's election to the Union response to the capture of Fort Sumter. 

  • The causes of the Civil War from states rights to slavery are examined.

  • The lecture concludes with a photographic tour of Fort Sumter. 

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Class

  • From Springfield to Fort Sumter - Follow the events from Lincoln's victory in the Presidential election to the Confederate attack on Fort Sumter.

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Revised 10/02/2013