The Incredible Evolution Of The Confederate States Of America

Evolution Confederate States Of America

Formed in 1861 and enduring until its demise in 1865, the Confederate States of America comprised 11 states, two less-formally declared states and one new territory during its existence. Outraged at the demand to abolish slavery, anti-union fervor swept through slave-owning states that ultimately led to South Carolina’s secession on December 20, 1860.

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