Secession Convention

Some articles on secession convention, convention:

Virginia In The American Civil War - Secession Timeline - Secession Convention
... The convention met on February 13 at the Richmond Mechanics Institute located at Ninth and Main Street in Richmond ... One of the convention's first actions was to create a 21 member Federal Relations Committee charged with reaching a compromise to the sectional differences as they affected Virginia ... At first there was no urgency to the convention’s deliberations as all sides felt that time only aided their cause ...
Virginia In The American Civil War - Secession Timeline - Call For Secession Convention
... Virginia General Assembly to consider, among other issues, the creation of a secession convention ... The legislature convened on January 7 and approved the convention on January 14 ... were scheduled for delegates to the secession convention ...