The War Of The Civil War Essay

780 Words May 6th, 2015 4 Pages
Talking about Thomas Jefferson’s claim “All men are created equal I can say that he tried to peruse his statement to a lot of people during reconstruction era but it was not a big success. During Civil war, Jefferson was elected as Governor of Virginia which helped him to come on power and Lincoln was considered for presidency which he eventually won because of popular votes from south and his determination to prevent disunion of states. His determination of abolishing slavery gave him more votes for the army than anyone else. The Federal government proved itself supreme over the states. After the Civil war was over there were seven southern states that declared their Independence and decided to live as a new nation. The result of Civil war was clearly on northerner’s side as they had more advantages than southerners did. Northerners have more population, more military power than southern, they had great government, and the biggest factor that played role in their success was money as they had all industries in northern side they had great income of money .
After the Civil war Thomas Jefferson decided to authorized the Northwest ordinance, and prohibit the slavery in southern states and near Mississippi river of Ohio. Northerners decide to give freedom to millions of the slaves who were working for white southerners, but that made Southerners very upset. While writing the Draft of the declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson added that people hold these truths to be…

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