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What was the compromise of 1877? An unwritten informal deal between the republican and democrats of congress to recognize this republican president if fallowing action took place .... Removal of all federal troops from southern states. This would bring formal end to reconstruction Appointment of at least one souther democrat into Hayes administration Construction of a second transcontinental railroad in the south called the texas and pacific Legislation enacted to help industrialize the south Andrew Johnson A Southerner form Tennessee, as V.P. when Lincoln was killed, he became president. He opposed radical Republicans who passed Reconstruction Acts over his veto. The first U.S. president to be impeached, he survived the Senate removal by only one vote. He was a very weak president. Freedmen's Bureau government agency founded during Reconstruction to help former slaves Fourteenth Amendment granted full citizenship to all individuals born in the united states Carpetbaggers Northerners who went to the South after the Civil War to profit financially from the confused and unsettled conditions Scalwags deglegates who went along with the Radical Republicans radical republicans wanted to democratize the South, establish public education, and ensure the rights or free people; strongly promoted free blacks and black suffrage Before the Civil War, who came to believe that the U.S. Constitution did not provide national protection to the institution of slavery? Frederick Douglass Manifest Destiny The belief that Americans had the right and the duty to spread across the continent to the Pacific Ocean Gold Rush 1848
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