Reconstruction was the period from 1865 - 1877 where the government of the united states tried to put the country together again after the civil war. What led to the civil war what happened during the civil war what happened after the civil war learn with flashcards, games, and more for free. Reconstruction for nine years following the civil war, texas was in turmoil, as its people attempted to solve political, social, and economic problems produced by the war. Explore kelley sumner's board reconstruction/post civil war on pinterest | see more ideas about black history, civil wars and history education. Reconstructionafterthecivilwar overview reconstructionwas+one+of+the+most+turbulent+andcontroversial+eras+inamericanhistory+at+the+endof+the.
The period after the civil war, 1865 - 1877, was called the reconstruction period abraham lincoln started planning for the reconstruction of the south during the civil war as union soldiers occupied huge areas of the south he wanted to bring the nation back together as quickly as possible and in. More online primary source resources for era 5 civil war and reconstruction primary source-based activities from docsteach the us national archives and records administration 1-86-nara-nara or 1-866-272-6272 top. Louisiana was the only region deep within the confederacy where union authorities implemented experimental reconstruction policies during the civil war. Facts, information and articles about civil war reconstruction, the period after the civil war civil war reconstruction facts location united states southern states participants president abraham lincoln president andrew johnson president ulysses s grant president rutherford b hayes time period. In the history of the united states, reconstruction era has two uses the first covers the entire nation in the period 1865-1877 following the civil war the second one, used in this article, covers the transformation of the southern united states from 1863 to 1877, with the reconstruction of.
This lesson covers two essential aspects of reconstruction: the condition of the southern states at the close of the american civil war and lincoln's plan for restoring them to the union. Reconstruction: after the civil war, the american south rebuilds download mp3 (right-click or option-click the link) the making of a nation-- a program in special english. Hiphughes gives you a hug and then a big fat slug as he guides you through us reconstruction come in and learn the basic or just brush up on your dusty no.
Kids learn about the reconstruction of the south after the civil war efforts made to admit the southern states back into the union. Civil war reconstruction books on reconstruction after the civil war all votes add books to this list 1: reconstruction: america's the reconstruction of america after the civil war by heather cox richardson 360 avg rating 98 ratings. Civil war through reconstruction, 1861 through 1874 in the last years of the 1850s, arkansas enjoyed an economic boom that was unparalleled in its history but in the years between 1861 and 1865, the bloody and destructive civil war destroyed that prosperity.
How did the experience of social and political upheaval from the civil war influence people to think about the process of reconstruction what were the leading differences between presidents lincoln and johnson, and the radical republicans in congress when it came to reconstruction.
The reconstruction after the revolutionary and civil wars in the united states were alike and contrasted in several ways both the revolutionary war reconstruction and civil war reconstruction had similarities and differences. How did life in the south change for blacks and whites politically, economically, and socially after the civil war civil war members of congress tried to destroy the white power structure of the rebel states there was a bureau created to protect the interests of former slaves called the. Reconstruction after the civil war has 68 ratings and 9 reviews grommit said: recall the old rule: the victors write the history when it comes to the. Freedmen's bureau engraving reconstruction is the general term for the process of political and social realignments and readjustments in the south after the civil war and emancipation, often described as lasting from 1865 to 1877, although in alabama it ended earlier, in 1874. Also includes entries after the civil war regarding the author's reactions to various aspects topics include the economic and social conditions in virginia and in page county as a result of the civil war and reconstruction the new status of freed slaves in virginia the condition. Civil war & reconstruction learning objectives students will be able to: materials needed: identify the division of the us at the outbreak of the civil war.