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Resolutions defending slavery passed by the first meeting of the secession convention on March 20, 1861, shortly before the Civil War broke out.
Courtesy of Library of Congress Printed Ephemera Collection

Civil War through Reconstruction, 1861 through 1874
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Secession Convention
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