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TermDefinition
Assassination murder of a political or government leader
Reconstruction rebuilding and healing a country after war
Andrew Johnson became president after Lincoln was killied
13 th Amendment abolished slavery
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
black codes Laws made by the south before the civil war to keep african americans from having rights
Freedmen's Bureau Formed to help freed slaves. It built hospitlas and schools.
Carpetbager People who came from the north to start businesses
Scalawags Southrens who supported Reconstruction
14th Amendment Gave african americans citizenship and the right to equal protection under the law
15th Amendment Gave all male citizens the right to vote
Impeachment Charges of wrong doing an elected officials
Segregation Separation
Jim Crow Laws laws passed after reconstruction that enforced segregation
Sharecropping renting land from landowners and paying rent with portion of the crop
Grandfather Clause exceptions put in laws to help make changes easier
Involuntary servitude having to serve not by ones own choice slavery
Deprive to remove or take away
Special privileges Immunities being allowed to do something others are not
Area Of Control jurisdiction where one has influence
Abridge to take away or shorten
Insurrection rebellion against your own
Due process All the steps taken to preserve the rights of citizens
Naturalization to give the rights of being a citizen to someone not born in the US
Obligation a promise contract or sense of duty
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