Puget Sound Civil War Roundtable

Civil War Education, Remembrance and Preservation

POLITICS


Politics played a significant role before, during and after the Civil War. The gentlemen who are pictured below were "players" in the political maelstrom. Some were party men; some held high office; and all were definite about their positions. And, don't be fooled by their clothing.

NAVIGATION
Election of 1860
1860 Political Parties
Lincoln’s Cabinet
Northern Governors
Davis’ Cabinet
Southern Governors


Alexander Stephens


Howell Cobb


William Seward


Robert Toombs


Hannibal Hamlin


William Mahone


Henry Sibley


Nathaniel Banks


Adelbert Ames