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Spark that fired a civil war, 4 February 1861

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Spark that fired a civil war, 4 February 1861, when seven American states voted to leave the main body of America and form a separate republic called the Confederacy.  Portrait inset: Jefferson Davis.  Bottom: On 12 April 1861, the Confederate forces opened fire on the Yankee-held Fort Sumter.

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