Fort Sumter: Events Leading Up To The Civil War

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The photograph depicts the inside of Fort Sumter. My photo represents the inside of Fort Sumter while the Confederates were just going about their daily lives. There are nine Confederate men being shown while waving above, is the flag of the Confederate States of America. It was taken underneath the Confederate States of America flag inside Fort Sumter, South Carolina on April 14, 1861. Inside Fort Sumter, were weaponry, buildings, and unfinished projects. The Battle of Fort Sumter best encompasses the Antebellum Era because all the events leading up to the Civil War were conflicts between the North and South, or between the Union and Confederates. Events such as the Missouri Compromise, Compromise of 1850, the Fugitive Slave Act, Kansas-Nebraska
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