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Unformatted text preview: Popular vote Electoral College Abe Lincoln Interim Period, 1860-April 1861 Secession Secession takes place during the time period. Confederate States of America Montgomery AL. Renounced their citizenship, but the south is US Territory. CIVIL WAR BEGINS toughest war since the American revolution. Separate themselves from the US and elect their own president Jefferson Davis. Jefferson Davis Reasons for secession Southern unionists Sam Houston Lincolns Inauguration, 1861 Confederate take-over Fort Sumter, South Carolina, April 1861 Response 2 Upper South (Tennessee, Virginia, Arkansas, North Carolina) Border States (Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia) Dual Governed States (Kentucky, Missouri) Claimed by the Confederacy (Indian Territory (present day Oklahoma), New Mexico, Arizona) Northern solidarity Stephen Douglass 3...
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