Math Junkie (naturalborn) wrote,
Math Junkie
naturalborn

A little tidbit of information for anyone curious about the origins of the civil war, there's a speech explaining the secession.

A good summary line: "Louisiana [and] Texas... are both so deeply interested in African slavery that it may be said to be absolutely necessary to their existence, and is the keystone to the arch of their prosperity"
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