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To: Kartographer

Uh, AZ didn’t become a State until 1912.


3 posted on 05/06/2010 9:45:18 AM PDT by Paladin2 (to satisfy the social justice requirement)
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To: Paladin2

According to Wikipedia:

“Arizona was recognized as a Confederate Territory by presidential proclamation of Jefferson Davis on February 12, 1862.”


4 posted on 05/06/2010 9:49:46 AM PDT by Signalman
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To: Paladin2
“Uh, AZ didn’t become a State until 1912.”

The writer is referring to the Territory. Lincoln feared that other Territories would also sympathize with the South's right to self govern. A large number of Southerners traveled west from southern states 1850’s

6 posted on 05/06/2010 9:56:32 AM PDT by NavyCanDo
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To: Paladin2

All,

Might find this interesting:

http://azrebel.tripod.com/page5.html


7 posted on 05/06/2010 9:58:11 AM PDT by Kartographer (".. we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honor.")
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