Confederate States


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Noun1.Confederate States - the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861Confederate States - the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
slave state - any of the southern states in which slavery was legal prior to the American Civil War
Alabama, Camellia State, Heart of Dixie, AL - a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Arkansas, Land of Opportunity, AR - a state in south central United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Everglade State, FL, Florida, Sunshine State - a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Empire State of the South, Georgia, Peach State, GA - a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Louisiana, Pelican State, LA - a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Magnolia State, Mississippi, MS - a state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War
Missouri, Show Me State, MO - a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
NC, North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State - a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies
Palmetto State, SC, South Carolina - a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
Tennessee, TN, Volunteer State - a state in east central United States
Lone-Star State, Texas, TX - the second largest state; located in southwestern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Virginia - a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
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"If a single member should attempt to usurp the supreme authority, he could not be supposed to have an equal authority and credit in all the confederate states. Were he to have too great influence over one, this would alarm the rest.
"Should a popular insurrection happen in one of the confederate states the others are able to quell it.
But did the Union later treat the Confederate states as scum?
The alleged 44 calibre revolver featured on page 8 of the Birmingham Mail on July 22 looks more to me like a Colt Navy 36 calibre and is a Percussion Cap Weapon issued to US Forces during the mid-19th century and covers the period in which the American Civil War took place between the United States, under the leadership of Abraham Lincoln and the Confederate States of America, with pro-slavery Jefferson Davis as President.
In the Civil War, the United States and the Confederate States of America engaged in combat to defend distinct legal regimes and the social order they embodied and protected.
Tomblin, a naval and military historian and author, draws on letters, diaries, journals, regulations, and official reports to detail the life of the common sailor in the Confederate States Navy and the experiences of Confederate naval officers.
(15) A 2012 Supreme Court decision blocked the requirement to expand coverage to low-income adults and most formerly Confederate states continue holding out.
1861 - Confederate Provisional Congress declares all laws under the US Constitution were consistent with constitution of Confederate states (US Civil War).
1861: During the US Civil War, former Mississippi senator Jefferson Davis was elected the first - and as it proved only - President of the Confederate States. 1892: Pioneer aviator Sir John Alcock was born in Manchester.
Of the 26 senators representing the 13 former Confederate states today, 21 are Republicans and five are Democrats.
VARINA by Charles Frazier Sceptre, PS20 (ebook PS13.99) HHHH H SET around the American Civil War, this is a fictionalised account of the life of Varina Howell Davis - the second wife of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States.
"This monument is erected in memory of those students of this university who served in the armies of the Confederate States of America," Bettie Jackson, a member of UDC, said at the monument's dedication.

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