By John Bicknell
The 1856 crusade used to be additionally run opposed to the backdrop of a rustic at the circulation, with settlers carrying on with to unfold westward dealing with unimagined horrors, a bad normal catastrophe that took hundreds of thousands of lives within the South, and essentially the most recognized ideally suited proceedings in heritage, which set the degree for the Civil struggle. Frémont misplaced, yet his powerful exhibiting within the North proved sectional get together may possibly win a countrywide election, blazing the path for Abraham Lincoln's victory 4 years later.
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