Today we are here to ratify the 15th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Let's get started.
Don't forget that you can vote tomorrow!
Word got out and people were making sure others knew.
Representing the Voters
Many former slave owners were very frustrated when the 15th amendment was passed. They were infuriated that the African Americans were able to stand along side them and vote and not have to be forced to work for them anymore.