1.10.08 - Reconstruction - Edwin Stanton - Ku Klux Klan...

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Reconstruction - Edwin Stanton - Ku Klux Klan Westward Expansion - Homestead Act - Las Gorras Blancas Quiz on the 24 th over Chapter 21. Civil War - Causes: o States rights o Individual states were afraid of the government o Slavery o Westward Expansion o Representation of Government - John Brown - Robert E. Lee – against succession - Ft. Sumptor- first attack in civil war – April 1865 - Lincoln Election o Once elected, planned to abolish slavery which upset the South. o Emancipation proclamation – more or less a PR stunt. Didn’t actually free anyone. - Death Toll – over 600,000 Reconstruction - To unify the states so they can be one. - Reunite the confederate states back into the union Lincoln’s plan for reconstruction: - 10% plan – 10% of state population had to take an oath of loyalty to the U.S. - End the war quickly and gain widespread support. - Take a tougher stance towards the south Wade-Davis plan: - Calls for a 50% oath of allegiance to U.S. Andrew Johnson
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course HIST 1302 taught by Professor Jeffreyschulze during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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