What Role Did Texas Play In The Civil War

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Texas was torn apart whether to join the Union or the Confederacy during the 1850’s. Some people wanted to join the Union while some people wanted Texas to be a part of the Confederacy. Attacks on the South by the North in terms of politics worried the Texans. This would play a big role on whether to join the North or the South. Later Texas would go on to join the South and the Confederacy. Texas played a major part in the Civil War and
The election of Abraham Lincoln in 1860 caused a big stir not only to the Southern border states, but also to Texas. Texas was pretty much a slave state so the election of Abraham Lincoln brought belief to the Texans that slavery might get abolished. At the time, Texas and all the Southern states were still

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