The Union is Dissolved! Broadside
Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Primary Source, Artifacts
Date Posted: 12/30/2010
The Charleston Mercury’s “The Union Is Dissolved!” broadside was the first Confederate publication, as South Carolina was the first state to secede. It went to press fifteen minutes after the secession ordinance was passed.
Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)