Statistics for occurrence #1 of “South Carolina” in chapter 1.1 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30.:

...ncoln, recall vividly the ray of bright hope which, in the midst of its deepest gloom, then came from Virginia. It was in early February. Up to that time the record was unbroken. Beginning with South Carolina on December 20, State after State, meeting in convention, had with significant unanimity passed ordinances of secession. Each successive ordinance was felt to be equivalent to a renewed declaration...
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South Carolina (South Carolina, United States) 21,990 158 0 0 0 user votes

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