American History

Why did it take nearly a century for the full effect of the Fifteenth Amendment to be felt?

I can't find the passage in my textbook and I'm confused. I know what the fifteenth amendment means but not this.

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  1. Read the first paragraph carefully:
    https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/fifteenth-amendment

    Please keep this screenname or think of one that's not edgy.

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  2. Thanks a lot!

    yeah i'll keep that in mind then

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  3. You're welcome … and thank you, too!

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