EQ: What were the effects of the 1860 Presidential election?
- Abraham Lincoln
- Election of 1860
- Democratic Party
- Republican Party
- Ken Burns: The Civil War Secessionitis
- In 1860, which political party was split over the issue of slavery?
- Why did some southerners support a movement for secession?
- Why did South Carolina call for a convention after the 1860 election?
- What was Abraham Lincoln’s initial political platform?