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Reconstruction Period Research Forum

Reconstruction

Reconstruction in the South through
1) Pardons

2) Restoration of (white citizen's) property

3) Reparations for damages from the Civil War and the Insurrection

4) Home Rule
* a) Black Codes
* b) Grandfather Clause
* c) Outrages against the newly freed (and anyone with differing opinions)
* d) Election fraud - intimidation, violence
* e) Disenfranchisement
* f) Propagation of Fear (of newly freed)
* g) Vilification of 'Radical' liberals (northerners and 'negro' sympathizers)
* h) White Supremacy

5) States Rights - Less (Federal) Government involvement in affairs occuring IN the states


18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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