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|murder of a political or government leader.
|rebuilding and healing a country after war
|became President after Lincoln was killed.
|Reconstruction Act of 1867
|gave African Americans men the right to vote.No former Confederate leaders could hold office or vote. Made by U.S Congress.
|Laws made by the south before the Civil War to keep African Americans from having rights.
|Formed to help freed slaves. It built hospitals and schools.
|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.
|gave all Male citizens the right to vote
|charges of wrongdoing by an elected officials by Congress
|Jim Crow Laws
|laws passed after Reconstruction that enforced segregation
|renting land from landowners and paying rent with a portion of the crop.
|exceptions put in laws to help make changes easier.
|having to serve not by one's own choice,slavery.
|to remove or take away
|immunities,being allowed to do something others are not.
|area of control
|jurisdiction, where on has influence
|to take away, shorten
|rebellion against your own country
|all the steps taken to to preserve the rights of citizens
|to give the rights of being a citizen to someone not born in the US
|a promise,contract or sense of duty.