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How did the disputed election of 1876 lead to the end of Reconstruction?

History-Reconstruction
I need to know the three main reasons the Reconstruction efforts to ensure equal rights to the Freedman failed?

History 1865 to 1945
I need some help with my history. What was some of the challenges and failure of Reconstruction for the Radical and Moderate Republicans? I know that the Reconstruction was thought to be a failure but what positive changes took place during this time? Thanks.

world history
Describe how Reconstruction was brought to an end by white terror and the Compromise of 1877. Had the process of Reconstruction been effective? Why, or why not?

history--search for earlier post
i wrote a history question a few days back, i think Ms.Sue gave me a link for it..i need that link, so can someone find that question for me..? the question is: Discuss the several plans for reconstruction and explain one success and one failure of reconstruction thanks a lot

American History
If Governor George Wallace Was Alive During Reconstruction, What Would His Plan For The South Be After The Civil War? I am taking on the roll of Wallace in a Reconstruction Roundtable and i need help answering this.

Texas History
Which of the following list of eras in Texas history in the correct order? a). Early Statehood,Spanish Texas,reconstruction,era of reform. b). mexican texas,spanish texas,civil war texas,the republic of texas. c). spanish texas, the republic of texas,reconstruction,era of ...

history
The ______________________________ signaled the end of the Reconstruction era and completed the repudiation of the idea, born during the Civil War and pursued during Congressional Reconstruction, of a powerful federal government protecting the rights of all citizens. help?

U.S. history
What were the successes and failures of the reconstruction of the Civil War? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reconstruction if you are talking about the period of reconstruction, some of the successes were three amendments passed the 13th 14th and 15th amendment which benefit ...

georgia state history
Which of these would have been a goal of the Ku Klux Klan in the south during Reconstruction? A) making sure Reconstruction went smoothly B) assisting the scalawags and carpetbaggers C) ensuring that freedmen had the right to vote D) restoring southern Democrats to political ...

Social Studies
Republicans in Congress easily overrode Johnson's vetoes and took charge of Reconstruction during? 1: Radical Reconstruction 2: Restoration 3: Congressional Reconstruction 4: Radical Rebuilding I believe the answer is #1...Is this correct?

k-teacher
Assume the role of a Radical Republican Senator and argue the Radical Republican position of Reconstruction. For the Radical Republicans:  What were the challenges of Reconstruction?  What caused the failure of Reconstruction? o Assume the role of a moderate ...

American History
During the bitter struggle over reconstruction policy, Congress overrode Johnson;s veto of the a. bill extending the life of the Freeman's Bureau. b. bill intended to nullify the soth's black codes. c. Radical Reconstruction Act. d. Civil Rights Act.

TN History
how well did Tennessee deal with the four issues of Reconstruction; the status of its former Confederates, the restoration of the state government, economic reconstruction, and the status of former slaves? (Just one sentence would help me a lot... i know a lot of info but not ...

History
Why was President Lincoln unable to persuade Congress to accept his reconstruction plan? A- President Lincoln's plan did not allow Northerners to vote on the reconstruction act B- Congress believe that Freedmen bureau should be responsible for the reconstruction C- Congress ...

world history
help please.... why was the International Organizations important In history? Whay was the Reconstruction of Europe and Japan important in history?

History
my question is this: Discuss the several plans for reconstruction and explain one success and one failure of reconstruction i don't know about the first part. but here's what i think about the successes and failures one success: Republicans carried out their two main goals, to...

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question? Full Reconstruction proved to be a failure. Reconstruction - as defined - was the process of restoring the Confederate states, while integrating Western states, into the Union (without slavery) following the Civil War.Can anyone help with some reasons why "full ...

history
1. Which of the following best describes the conservation democrats in s.c during reconstruction? a. They favored small land owners and workers b. They were wealthy and formerly confederate leaders** c. they believed in social equality between races d. they wanted a stronger ...

HISTORY
Which series of events is in the correct chronological order? Plessy v. Ferguson, ratification of the 14th Amendment, end of Reconstruction ratification of the 14th Amendment, end of Reconstruction, Plessy v. Ferguson ratification of the 14th Amendment, Plessy v. Ferguson, end...

History
How did the presidential plan for reconstruction differ form congresses plan? A congress believed it and not the president should have power over reconstruction. B the president believed that congress will be too soft on southern rebels C congresses plan denied blacks and ...

History
How did the presidential plan for reconstruction differ form congresses plan? A congress believed it and not the president should have power over reconstruction. B the president believed that congress will be too soft on southern rebels C congresses plan denied blacks and ...

social studies
wat happen during the reconstruction plans after the civil war http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reconstruction In additiion to this article, be sure to check out the external links, etc., at the bottom.

U.S. History
Can someone please help me with this? I need to write a paper as if I was a Radical Republican Senator and representing the Radical Republicans. In this paper I need to talk about the challenges of Reconstruction. I also need to talk about the failure of Reconstruction. Here ...

HISTORY
Which answer best describes President Johnson's role in Reconstruction? Johnson wanted to forgive the Southern states and restore order by granting equal rights to the former slaves. Johnson wanted to fine the Southern states for starting the Civil War and readmit them to the ...

History
What led to the end of the reconstruction era?

History
What were the effects of Reconstruction on American life?

Us history
The reconstruction finance corporation aimed to

History-Reconstruction
How was it possible the Hayes won the election of 1876?

history
Who was a democratic liberal during Reconstruction of the South?

History
the reconstruction after the civil war: in your opinion was it succesful yes yes

history 2
what are some events that led to the collapse of reconstruction in the south?

History
What was the significance of the first section of the 14th amendment to Reconstruction?

HIstory
What effect do you think Lincoln’s assassination had no Reconstruction?

history
How did the south feel about the civil war reconstruction?

us history
Identify the political, social, and economic aspects of Reconstruction?

american history
What did the Compromise of 1877 have to do with the end of Reconstruction?

History
What are some positives and negatives results from the reconstruction era?

history
what werer some achievements of post civil war reconstruction

U,S History
What would George Wallace do if he were alive during Reconstruction of the South?

us history 2
do you think congress or the president of the time had the better approach to reconstruction?

history
why do you think president lincoln's proposed generous terms for reconstruction in 1863

History
Please explain what the three reconstruction plans have in common and how they are different? Thank you

History
In the post-Reconstruction South, what was the Confederate battle flag intended to symbolize?

American History repost for Amy
American History - Amy, Saturday, October 13, 2007 at 7:43pm Emancipation and reconstruction

History-Reconstruction
What effect did Florida,Louisiana, and South Carolina have on the election of 1876?

us history
was the reconstruction era the best or the worst time for African Americans since slavery?

world history
chapter 17 section 3 WHAT ROLE DID AFRICAN AMERICANS PLAY IN RECONSTRUCTION GOVERMENTS

HIstory
How well did war time reconstruction experiments work in employing freed African Americans?

history
For what reasons did congress oppose the Reconstruction plan to put forward by Andrew Johnson?

History
What higher education institution were established to assist blacks during reconstruction? is it college?

US History
Can you please give me good websites on the failures of Reconstruction (of the South after the Civil War)

History
Did congress or the president have more authority with setting policy during reconstruction in the south?

Social studies (History)
What are three good questions to ask a student to see if they understand the Reconstruction era?

am history
During the bitter struggle over reconstruction policy, Congress overrode Johnson's veto of the

us history
Describe the long-term political and economic effects of the Reconstruction and southern reaction on African Americans

History-Civil War
When Reconstruction began, which groups of Americans living in the South tended to support the Democratic Party?

history
How was the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s a continuation of the Reconstruction-era struggle for blacks to achieve equality?

history
How was the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s a continuation of the Reconstruction-era struggle for blacks to achieve equality?

history
How was the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s a continuation of the Reconstruction-era struggle for blacks to achieve equality?

us history
Compare and contrast the goasl and strategies of the Reconstruction of TWO of the following -President -Lincon -Johnson -Congressional Republicans

History
During Reconstruction Southern agriculture? A:thrived B: focused on tobacco and cotton*** C: Became diverse D: expanded dramaticly

History
How was this significant during reconstruction? Section 5. The Congress shall have power to enforce, by appropriate legislation, the provisions of this article.

History
To all southerns except Confederate leaders, Lincoln offered 1. Amnesty 2. Reconstruction 3. Freedom 4. The ten percent plan***

History
How was this significant during reconstruction? Section 5. The Congress shall have power to enforce, by appropriate legislation, the provisions of this article. (14th Amendment)

history
Discuss the original purposes of the Freedman’s Bureau and the goals of the planned enlargement of the program by Congress. Evaluate how successful it was in helping the Reconstruction efforts

U.S. History
What term describes a white southerner who supported northern Reconstruction policies after the Civil War? A) carpetbagger B) radical C) scalawag D) unionist

History
What does this statement mean? Reconstruction was an unfinished Revolution? Was it unfinished or was it finished?

history/ just need someone to read this
describe the reconstruction period and how is happened and if it had any gains. i have to post this a paragraph at a time. sorry The Reconstruction Period refers to efforts made in the US between 1865 and 1877 to restructure the political, legal and economic systems in the ...

U.S. History
What challenges did the Radical Republicans face during the Reconstruction period? The Radical Republicans fought for political supremacy. They had two main goals: Break the power of wealthy planters who had long ruled the South. Ensure that freedman received the right to vote...

us history
can someone check my answers, 1. How was South Carolina constitution of 1868 different from previous state constitutions? -B Representation was based on population alone. 2. How did Republicans control of South Carolina affect the state? -C. The Republicans increased taxes and...

US History
I'm really confused about this. My history textbook said that during reconstruction, Southern states were ordered to hold conventions which would "repudiate Southern debts." It doesn't make sense that the US federal government would tell confederate states to ignore their ...

History
the reconstruction after the civil war: in your opinion was it succesful Please tell us YOUR opinion, and we'll be glad to critique your answer.

history
Andrew Johnson’s plan for Reconstruction was based on A. his strong belief in Negro suffrage B. his belief that Indians were savages C. a strict adherence to the Constitution; hence, since the former Confederate states had left the Union, great changes had to be made before ...

American History
Who was the man who championed the conquered province view of the South in the Reconstruction period abd wanted to give each freedman "40 acres and a mule" to them economic viability?

Social Studies
During the bitter struggle over reconstruction policy, Congress overrode Johnson's veto of the A. bill intended to nullify the South's black codes. B. Civil Rights Act. C. Radical Reconstruction Act. D. bill extending the life of the Freedman's Bureau. Is it B?

History 2
the public school system in georgia was the result of laws passed during A. World War 1 B. The Civil War C. Reconstruction **** D. Antebellum

History
During the debate over Reconstruction, is it more likely the moderate or radical republicans would gain the upper hand? Are there any sources available that could help me come to a reasonable conclusion?

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why was president johnson's attempt at reconstruction unsuccessful? a.it was to harsh for the radical republicans b.it made reconstruction a very lengthy process c.it allowed confederate leaders to maintain power d.it excluded southern representatives from congress i'm arguing...

AP U.S. History
Identify the political, economic and social reforms introduced in the South during Reconstruction. To what extent did those reforms survive the Compromise of 1877?

AP US History
Could Presidential Reconstruction have succeeded if politically skilled Abraham Lincoln instead of politically inept Andrew Johnson had been president?

history
plz read and tell me if i answered the ? well enough and if any changes could be made. the assignment was to examine the reconstruction and identify why it occured and if it made appropriate gains in society. Thanks

history
Hi i'm struggling in this essay topic for history, can anyone provide me some help... Discussion: The Union victory in the Civil War and developments during Reconstruction turned US policy toward support for industrialization and away from agriculture. Trace the triumph of ...

History
I don't want the answer I just need someone to tell me if they are right or wrong. Thanks! 1. How did Reconstruction improve opportunities for African Americans in the South? a. Many became wealthy business owners. b. They could receive public education. c. Many became ...

US History
1.)Describe the events surrounding Abraham Lincoln's death? 2.)Describe the 3 plans for Reconstruction. ( Lincoln, Johnson, Radical Reconstruction)? 3.) Why was the Radical Republican plan so different than Abraham licoln's? 4.) Why was Andrew Johnson Impeached? 6.) Describe ...

History
What struggle was there between the president and Congress for dominant political power within the federal government from 1850-1868? I know there was the reconstruction problem and how congress basically took over. What else?

US History
7. Which of the following was an advantage the North had over the South? a. more experienced generals b. military support from Britain c. more money to spend on war d. full support of all its citizens C? 8. In their Reconstruction, policies, both President Lincoln and ...

history plz help
describe significant events in the scial and economic reconstruction of the south. why are these events significant

U.S.History
the main goal of the Ku Klux Klan during Reconstruction was to a. prevent African Americans from exercising their rights b. gain control of state legislatures c. restore the Confederacy d. improve conditions for poor whites A this is just a guess

History
President Andrew Johnson said "this is a country for white men." How did he act on this belief? A. He appointed the Republican Cabinet B. He refused to take the presidential oath of office C. He vetoed most reconstruction legislation D. He withdrew the military from southern ...

history
The Civil War and Reconstruction Describe and examine the concept of "sectionalism". Describe and analyze the institution of slavery and access its overall socio-economic impact on the South as well as the Civil War. Describe and analyze the causes and consequences of the ...

U.S.History
A major failure or Reconstruction was that a. the South's cotton production never recovered b. war debts remained unpaid c. racist attitudes continued in the North and South d. no African Americans were voted into Congress any idea on this

u.s history
what were the important political parties since the election of Andrew Jackson as president to the end of the reconstruction, when the country was left with only two major parties, racially and regionally divided? Include third parties. What did they stand for. Who voted for ...

History
Would reconstruction of the south be considered a success or failure based on the fact that the south's goal was to fight for slavery and the north's goal was to mantain the union. keeping in mind, both wanted the right to make their own decisions.

Social studies
I need help on this one question on my homework. Would you please help me? How did the presidential plan for reconstruction differ form congresses plan? A congress believed it and not the president should have power over reconstruction. B the president believed that congress ...

History
1. Which of the following happened in south carolina during reconstruction? A. The state developed an oil industry. B. The state stopped cotton production. C. The state built an iron industry. D. The state rebuilt its railroad system.

US History (Finals Tomorrow Pleasee Help)
what were the important political parties since the election of Andrew Jackson as president to the end of the reconstruction, when the country was left with only two major parties, racially and regionally divided? Include third parties. What did they stand for. Who voted for ...

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!
Which of the following groups or people controlled Georgia after Reconstruction? (Choose all that apply). (2 points) Republicans men with close ties to Georgia and pre-Civil War politics Democrats*** men from the North who came to the South during Reconstruction*** 2. How did ...

Social Stydies (History)
What happened that started the creation of the Reconstruction era? I believe it was the Civil War, but I do not know if there was anymore situations that started it. And if not how did the Civil War start the War? Please help!

history
a. Which statement about the Ku Klux Klan during Reconstruction is NOT true? 1. Southern governments never created policies that resulted in the arrest of members. 2. They attempted to stop blacks from using their right to vote. 3. Blacks and whites who supported democratic ...

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