Civil Rights Time Period

  • election of abe lincoln

    election of abe lincoln
    abe lincoln wanted to free the slaves, and he could because he was elected.
  • The Emancipation Proclamation

    The Emancipation Proclamation
    the proclamation freed all slaves within rebelious states.
  • 13th Amendment (abolition of slavery)

    13th Amendment (abolition of slavery)
    slavery was no more effective.
  • succession

    after abe lincoln was assanatied, andrew johnson became president.
  • Formation of the Ku Klux Klan

     Formation of the Ku Klux Klan
    the ku klux klan was formated in pulaski, tennessee. they believe they are over african americans and jews.
  • 14th admendment

    14th admendment
    overruled blacks could not be citizens. Dred Scott v.Sandford. over
  • Jim Crow laws

    Jim Crow laws
    was a racial caste system. believed whites were the choosen ones and blacks should be servents.
  • Civil Rights Case of 1883

    Civil Rights Case of 1883
    congress passed civil rights acts by the 13th and 14th amendment. soon white suprimesist were using both violent and non violent means through the south.
  • Election of 1876

    Election of 1876
    The Republicans nominated Rutherford B. Hayes, and democrats nominated Samuel J. Tilden. The democrats won.