Events Leading Up to the Civil War

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October 2, 1835 - April 21, 1836
March 1836
March 4, 1845 - March 4, 1849
April 25, 1846 - February 2, 1848
August 8, 1846
January 24, 1848
February 2, 1848
June 1, 1848
March 4, 1849 - July 9, 1850
September 7, 1850
March 20, 1852
1854 - 1855
March 4, 1854
July 6, 1854
March 22, 1856
May 21, 1856
1857
March 4, 1857 - March 4, 1861
March 6, 1857
August 21, 1858 - October 15, 1858
October 16, 1859 - October 18, 1859
December 20, 1860 - June 8, 1861
January 29, 1861
March 4, 1861 - April 15, 1865
April 12, 1861 - April 14, 1861

Secession

December 20, 1860
January 9, 1861
January 10, 1861
January 11, 1861
January 19, 1861
January 26, 1861
February 1, 1861
April 17, 1861
May 6, 1861
May 20, 1861
June 8, 1861