This time period after the Civil War in American History is called ______________________________1865-1877Defined as the period when __________________________________________________________________________________________. Started by Lincoln but he was assassinated April 14, 1865, his VP Andrew Johnson would take over
40% of livestock were killed
50% of farm machinery was destroyed
Local sheriffs used Black Codes as an excuse to show white superiority.
Supporters of African American rights were labeled as Scalawags or scoundrels
People from the North moved to the South to join the Scalawags. They were called ___________________________and they wanted to rebuild the South, change State Governments, create schools, and end the law that required you to own property to vote and hold office.
instead of working for money farmers worked for a share in the landowners’ crop.
When the Supreme Court rules in the Slaughterhouse cases that
The troops left the South with no protection.
What is one good thing and bad thing that this time period left behind?