30) - 12:23:00 PM Economic Reconstruction Context Emancipation of 3.5 million slaves o Wartime devistation Struggle for control of land and labor

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30/01/2008 15:23:00 Economic Reconstruction Context: Emancipation of 3.5 million slaves o      Wartime devistation Struggle for control of land and labor Planters have land, want labor Freedmen have labor, want land Sharecropping, the compromise Pitfalls the system – descent into the debt, poverty and political vulnerability Political Reconstruction Two key issues: o How to re-admit southern states to US o Status of former slaves to new union Presidential Reconstruction, 1865 o Andrew Johnson – reconstruction plan Congressional Reconstruction, 1866-70 o Civil Rights Act 1865 o 14 th  Amendment 1866 o 15 th  Amendment 1869 o Civil Rights Act 1875 “Redemption” 1869-1867 o Return to white supremacy Means of Disfranchisement Property Qualifications o $200-300 Literacy Test o “read and write” o Interpret the constitution Poll Tax o $1-2 per year White Primary o Democratic party majority o Blacks excluded from voting in primary Disfranchisement in South
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30/01/2008 15:23:00 History 110
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2/13/07 The Immagrant City Consequences of Industrialization o Century of Immigration
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This note was uploaded on 05/10/2008 for the course HIST 110 taught by Professor Weise during the Spring '08 term at San Diego State.

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30) - 12:23:00 PM Economic Reconstruction Context Emancipation of 3.5 million slaves o Wartime devistation Struggle for control of land and labor

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