Explain how the Southern reaction with the creation of the KKK resulted in the need for the passage of the XV amendment to the Constitution. Why was the KKK officially declared the first terrorist organization in the United States during this period?
Outline the terms of the Compromise of 1877. What were the benefits to the Republican Party and the North on the one hand and to the Democratic Party and the South on the other? What was the impact on African Americans?
A group of Confederate veterans from Tennessee convened in Pulaski in 1865 to form a secret society which they named Ku Klux... View the full answer