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THE END OF. RECONSTRUCTION. Ms. Russo. ULYSSES S GRANT is a Republican, elected president in 1868. http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/6/67/Ulysses_s_grant.jpg. Despite attacks by the KKK, over 500,000 African Americans voting in the South.

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THE END OF

RECONSTRUCTION

Ms. Russo


ULYSSES S GRANT is a Republican, elected president in 1868

http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/6/67/Ulysses_s_grant.jpg



15 voting in the Southth AMENDMENT – states citizens cannot be stopped from voting based on race

Women were still not given the right to vote


President Grant did not chose his advisors well voting in the South

He chose friends and family members to fill positions they were not qualified for

http://www.worldsdumbestman.com/worldsdumbestman/web/bits/blog/politicalCartoons/grantHoldingStuff.jpg




PANIC OF 1873 – some banks made bad loans and had to close strong and unified

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/e8/Panic_of_1873_bank_run.jpg/300px-Panic_of_1873_bank_run.jpg


Let to ECONOMIC DEPRESSION – a time of low business activity and high unemployment

Lasted 5 years, many businesses fail and people lose jobs



1876 Election is very close more elections

Tilden is Democrat

Hayes is the Republican

http://www.kiva.net/~jetorres/Hayes_Tilden.jpg


Election is so close that both sides declare they are the winner

Hayes is eventually named President as the result of a compromise

http://www.simonsays.com/assets/isbn/0743255526/C_0743255526.jpg


http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/thumb/a/a7/450px-ElectoralCollege1876-Large.pnghttp://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/thumb/a/a7/450px-ElectoralCollege1876-Large.png


http://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpghttp://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

http://www.umw.edu/hisa/resources/Student%20Projects/Rachael%20Deane%20--%20Voting%20Machines/students.mwc.edu/_rdean8it/HIST200R/hayestilden50.jpg


  • COMPROMISE OF 1877http://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

  • Federal troops are removed from the South

  • Loans for Southern railroads

  • Federal funds for reconstruction projects in the South


  • COMPROMISE OF 1877http://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

  • Hayes would appoint a Democrat to a cabinet position

  • Democrats would respect the rights of African Americans


Reconstruction government collapseshttp://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

Democrats regain control and power in Congress


  • LEGACY OF RECONSTRUCTIONhttp://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

  • Equality for African Americans still not achieved


  • LEGACY OF RECONSTRUCTIONhttp://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

  • Some rights are gained for African Americans – 14th and 15th Amendments


  • LEGACY OF RECONSTRUCTIONhttp://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

  • African American schools and churches grew


  • LEGACY OF RECONSTRUCTIONhttp://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

  • African Americans still faced poverty and violence


THEhttp://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/content/images/Election_of_1876/donkey1.jpg

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