If the Appalachians was its own giant state running north to south,whose side would it have been on in the US civil war?
- ☺Lv 610 months ago
the South of course
- Gray BoldLv 710 months ago
Both. West Virginia became a state following the Wheeling Conventions of 1861, at the start of the American Civil War. Delegates from the Unionist counties of northwestern Virginia decided to break away from Virginia, which also included secessionist counties in the new state.Source(s): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Virginia