Confederate and union states map. In the context of the american civil war 186165 the border states were slave states that did not declare a secession from the union and did not join the confederacy. On september 14 at the base of south mountain near sharpsburg confederate generals dh. The union included the states of maine new york new hampshire vermont massachusetts connecticut rhode island pennsylvania new. American civil war pows 1861 1864.
Light green denotes claims made by the confederacy. The text of the csa constitution was verified at the university of oklahoma and the library of congress and was marked up for web display by steve mount. Hills and james longstreets units encountered union resistance and sustained heavy casualties. The confederate states in 1862 in dark green.
The confederate states of america was a collection of 11 states that seceded from the united states in 1860 following the election of president abraham lincoln. There were several flags of the confederate states of america used during its existence from 1861 to 1865. 12 brought renewed attention to dozens of confederate monuments around the country. Civil war confederate and union prisoners of war.
The following is the complete text of the constitution of the confederate states of america as adopted on march 11 1861. A white nationalist rally that turned violent in charlottesville va on aug.