Reconstruction of the South. Important People and Terms. The Civil War Amendments. 13 th Amendment Passed by Congress on January 31, 1865, and ratified on December 6, 1865 Abolished slavery in the United States
Important People and Terms
Susan B. Anthony
Leader of the Radical Republicans
Most outspoken in condemnation of the Confederacy and slavery
Largely responsible for using the military to control Reconstruction
Died in 1868
18th President of the U.S.