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|murder of a political or government leader
|rebuilding and healing a country after war
|became president after Lincoln was killed
|Laws made by the South before the Civil War to keep African Americans from having rights.
|Laws made by the south before the Civil War to keep African Americans from having rights.
|Reconstruction Act Of 1867
|gave African American men the right to vote. No former Confederate leaders could hold office or vote. Made by US Congress
|Formed to help freed slaves. It build hospitals and school
|people who came from the North to start businesses in the south
|Southerners who supported Reconstruction
|Gave African Americans citizenship and the Right to equal protection under the law