Comparing plans for reconstruction lincolns planwade

This preview shows page 6 - 8 out of 9 pages.

Comparing Plans for Reconstruction…Lincoln’s PlanWade-Davis BillJohnson’s PlanWhy was the 13thAmendment needed after the Emancipation Proclamation?
How has the clause “except as punishment for crime” been exploited? What did the 14thAmendment establish? What was the purpose of this amendment? What impact has this had on US history? The 15thAmendment“The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.” What is the significance of the 15th Amendment? What impact did this have on the Women’s Suffrage movement?
What did the Plessy v. Fergusoncase establish in the US? Why does Justice Harlan say that segregation cannot be justified upon any legal grounds? Plessy v. Fergusoncase, the Supreme Court established the principle of separate but equal. The court ruled by a vote of 7-1 against Homer Plessy, a man of mixed ethnicity, who made a point of getting arrested for sitting in the whites-only section of a train car in New Orleans. What does Justice Harlan believe will come from this ruling? Plessy v. FergusonIn the 1896 Plessy v. Fergusoncase, the Supreme Court established the principle of separate but equal. The court ruled by a vote of 7-1 against Homer Plessy, a man of mixed ethnicity, who made a point of getting arrested for sitting in the whites-only section of a train car in New Orleans.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture