the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
|Confederate States of America|
Alabama, Heart of Dixie, Camellia State, AL, Ala. Arkansas, Land of Opportunity, AR, Ark. Florida, Sunshine State, Everglade State, FL, Fla. Georgia, Empire State of the South, Peach State, GA, Ga. Louisiana, Pelican State, LA, La. Mississippi, Magnolia State, MS, Miss. Missouri, Show Me State, MO, Mo. North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State, NC, N.C. South Carolina, Palmetto State, SC, S.C. Tennessee, Volunteer State, TN, Tenn. Texas, Lone-Star State, TX, Tex. Virginia, Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Va.