Ben Tillman Comic Strip
By 9778e2e2, Updated
This storyboard does not have a description.
In the late 1800s in South Carolina, poor white farmers accepted the leadership of Ben Tillman because of his great speaking and political skills.
Tillman never appealed for the vote of the African Americans. Tillman ran on a platform of white supremacy.
Tillman's racism led to the reemergence of the terrorism from the Reconstruction era.
Were the KKK. Here to ruin your day.
Ben Tillman urged his followers for a new state constitution, this was called the Constitution of 1895. It was ment to make segregation a law.
Even though I'm poor and illiterate. Thanks to the "grandfather clause" , I can vote!
I'm so happy I passed the literacy test. All those classes really helped!
Seperate but Equal
In 1896, the Supreme Court if the United States ruled "separate but equal" facilities satisfied the 14th Amendment's requirement for equal protection
Explore Our Articles and Examples
Try Our Other Websites!
Photos for Class
– Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!
– Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
– Create Custom Nursery Art