You shall join the union due to your past experience in the Confederate States.
No Slavery Allowed
Reconstruction is the period after the Civil War on which southern states were rebuilt and brought back into the Union. The construction consisted of 3, The President reconstruction, The Congressional reconstruction, and Southern reconstruction. After that the reconstruction reversed. This time of period lasted from 1865-1877.
If you are born in the United States, you are declared all protection of law.
The presidential reconstruction involved, President Johnson. He made a plan to the white south. Someone who used to work in the confederate states would be allowed to rejoin the Union. African Americans were a huge part in the southern reconstruction. They made up most of the south's population. They were elected to house of representatives and the Senate.
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The Civil War contained 3 amendments. The thirteenth amendment was about abolishing slavery in the United states. Slavery shall not be allowed in the United States no longer. This amendment was ratified in 1865.
The fourteenth amendment declares that if you are born in the United States, you are given all equal protection of law. This amendment was ratified in 1870.
The fifteenth amendment declares that states cannot deny a human being the right to vote due to their race, color, or used to be slave. This amendment was ratified in 1870.
Many things happened to lead reserve on reconstruction. Education, freedmen had pinned on a better life and education which provided south with first public schools.Southerner democrats got control over states but then cut spending on education. They also reversed political gains made by freedmen after war. There was a poll tax on voting that was set high enough for blacks wouldn't be able to pay it, so there for blacks wouldn't be able vote.