https://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/slavery_during_the_civil_war

Apr 29, 2010 ... Slavery during the Civil War. Contributed by Jaime Amanda Martinez. Virginia had the largest population of enslaved African Americans of any ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_during_the_American_Civil_War

Slavery played the central role during the American Civil War. The primary catalyst for secession was slavery, especially Southern political leaders' resistance to ...

http://www.pbs.org/mercy-street/uncover-history/behind-lens/slavery-civil-war/

... MD, the Mercy Street on-set Medical, Historical and Technical Advisor, shares photos from The Burns Archive and an essay about slavery during the Civil War.

https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/slavery-united-states

This page gives an overview of slavery in the United States. ... The outbreak of the Civil War forever changed the future of the American nation and perhaps most ...

https://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/american-civil-war-history

Sep 13, 2018 ... The Civil War in the United States began in 1861, after decades of simmering tensions between northern and southern states over slavery, ...

https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/slavery

May 16, 2019 ... Slavery was practiced throughout the American colonies in the 17th and 18th ... over slavery that would tear the nation apart in the bloody Civil War. ... 6 to 7 million black slaves were imported to the New World during the 18th ...

http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/maai/emancipation/text5/text5read.htm

Yet during the Civil War many slaves fled their owners as soon as they could, heading north or wherever "behind Union lines" took them.1 Many others could not ...

https://www.virginiahistory.org/collections-and-resources/virginia-history-explorer/american-turning-point-civil-war-virginia-1/how

Slaves and free blacks provided even more labor than usual for Virginia farms when 89 ... to contribute to the war effort, free blacks often worked beside the slaves, for minimal wages. ... An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia.

http://civilwarsaga.com/slavery-cause-civil-war/

Mar 15, 2017 ... Evidence That Slavery Was the Cause of the Civil War: ... just weeks before the war officially started, during which he compared the Civil War to ...

https://www.nps.gov/shil/learn/historyculture/upload/slavery-brochure.pdf

The role of slavery in bringing on the Civil War has been hotly ... that plunged the U.S. into a civil war from 1861 to 1865. .... During the revolt, some 60 whites.