The incident between John Orrick and Alex Webb in Greensboro, Alabama illustrates this problem in southern communities:
Lincoln's reconstruction program was based on:
In order to build a new political coalition of northern Democrats, southern Unionists and Conservative Republicans, President Johnson used this term rather than "reconstruction:"
The premise behind Thaddeus Steven's view of Reconstruction was that the South should be:
The conclusion of the Joint Committee on Reconstruction was that:
Fearful that their 1866 Civil Rights Act might be declared unconstitutional, the Radical Republicans:
The Radical Republican intention with the Tenure of Office Act was to limit the powers of:
Johnson's acquittal established this precedent about removal of a president from the office:
One of the results of the Reconstruction era for women was:
One of the results of emancipation that struck observers in the immediate post-Civil War era was the freed slaves:
In the aftermath of emancipation, many African American women
One of the most lasting African American institutions and the first to be fully controlled by them was the:
In general, freed African Americans in the late 1860's were:
If you were a northern soldier who remained in the South after the war, you were derisively called this by white southerners:
The Republicans depended heavily on this to promote the "gospel of prosperity" in the South:
The Slaughterhouse cases, U.S. v Reese, U.S. v Cruikshank, and Civil Rights Cases of 1833 all had the effect of:
Which of the following statements would a late 19th century Liberal Republican have agreed with?
A) Excessive government interference in the economy breed corruption
B) The government must actively direct the economy in an industrialized society
C) Universal suffrage is at the heart of a virtuous republic
D) Reconstruction of the South for freed men must continue
E) Women must have a larger role in government.
An electoral crisis developed in the Election of 1876 as a result of:
A) the assassination of the Democratic nominee
B) widespread voter fraud
C) a discrepancy between popular and electoral votes
D) disputed electoral returns from several states
E) answers b,c, and d above
Rutherford B. Hayes' election to the presidency in 1876 meant :
The freed African Americans represented what fraction of the total southern population?
Lincoln's Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction was called the Ten Percent Plan. This number referred to the percentage of:
Which ONE of the following is the result of the other four?
A) Pres. Johnson impeached
B) Tenure of Office Act passed
C) Civil Rights Act passed
D) Reconstruction Acts passed
E) Grant breaks with Johnson