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f2936831a92bea1947c3ebefacc6d2c5b218da81 Page 1 Term The Freedmen's Bureau Sharecropping Crop-lien system Black Codes Civil Rights Bill of 1866 Fourteenth Amendment ''waving the bloody shirt'' Fifteenth Amendment Carpetbaggers and scalaw Enforcement Acts Civil Rights Act of 1875 Slaughterhouse Cases Redeemers Bargain of 1877 Reconstruction Act Woman suffrage Ku Klux Klan Colfax Massacre
f2936831a92bea1947c3ebefacc6d2c5b218da81 Page 2 Description An agency established by Congress in March 1865 to establish schools, provide aid to the poor and aged, settle disputes Type of farm tenancy that developed after the Civil War in which landless workers‚ often former slaves, farmed land in e Merchants extended credit to tenants based on their future crops, but high interest rates and the uncertainties of farming o Laws passed in southern states to restrict the rights of former slaves; to nullify the codes, Congress passed the Civil Right Along with the Fourteenth Amendment, guaranteed the rights of citizenship to former slaves.

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