Freedmans school

Reconstruction and Jim Crow 1864-1901

By keerea
  • Period: to

    Reconstruction and Jim Crow

  • Freedmen’s Bureau created

    Acted as a welfare type of system. In charge of clothing, feeding, and teaching the newly freed slaves. It helped mold the difference between slave and freeman, before the bureau, salves had little knowledge of American lifstyle.
  • Reconstruction plan

    Secceded states could join back in Union if 50% of people took oath, and each states ratified the 13th.
  • Black Codes

    Forced black to participate in "Sharecropping"
  • Ku Klux Klan

    Southerners who were angered by the success of black legislators who worked through intimidation.
  • Reconstruction Act

    Divided the South into 5 military districts, to be commanded by UNion generals.
  • Purchase of Alaska

    Bought because America felt they owed Russia one for helping them in the Civil War
  • Civil Rights Act of 1875

    guaranteed equal accommodations in public places, but was denied, calling it unconstitutional to the 14th amendment
  • Jim Crow Laws

    Caused the segregation of different facilities for different ethnicities until the 1960's
  • Knights of Labor

    Formed secretely to combine colored and non colored workers together.
  • Period: to

    Gilded Age

  • Industrializing the South

    Machine made ciggerette maker spiked southern economy
  • National American Woman Suffrage Association

    Excludes black women
  • Spanish-American War

    If anything good that came from the war, bondage between the South and North was key