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Reconstruction of Georgia Timeline

  • Freedmen's Bureau

    Freedmen's Bureau
    It was a way to help blacks and whites with problems they experience.It helps them by giving blacks and whites with clothes, food, etc. Many were free and happy.
  • End of the Civil War (Appomattox)

    End of the Civil War (Appomattox)
    After the end of the civil war, many businesses shutdown. Most of the soldiers went home, and some did not make it. It was horrible for many people.
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    Reconstruction of Georgia Timeline

    Reconsturction is the act of building something again.It was a time period after the civil war in which the south rejoined the union and rebulit its society.
  • Abraham Lincoln Assassinated

    Abraham Lincoln Assassinated
    Lincoln went to Ford's Theatre at the same time John Wilkes went. Wilkes shot Lincoln in the head that morning.Abraham Lincoln died at 7:22AM.
  • 13 Ammendment Ratified

    13 Ammendment Ratified
    The 13th ammendment ratified slavery. Many southerners hated it and were forced by the congress to ratify the 13th ammendment. Congree kept slaves working on the feilds after it was ratified.
  • 14th Ammendment Ratified

    14th Ammendment Ratified
    The 14th ammendment gave equal rights to all citizens accept Native Americans. Congress disagreed and ratified this ammendment. Southerners also hated the 14 ammendment. They wanted to keep the slaves for farming and working on the feilds.
  • Henry McNeal Turner elected to Senate

    Henry McNeal Turner elected to Senate
    A man named Turner was in the army. Later, he was elected state senator. After that, he promoted land and ownership to all citizens. Many citizens loved him as the staes senate.
  • 15th Ammendment

    15th Ammendment
    This ammendment granted all male citizens the right to vote. Eventually, four states ratified this ammendment: Georgia, Mississippi, Virginia, and Texas. All staes forced by Congress to do so.
  • Georgia Readmitted to the Union

    Georgia Readmitted to the Union
    Georgia was readmitted to the union. The Democrats gained control on Legislature. A few years later in 2003, Sonny took office. The Legislature did npt want control but, they had no power to stop it.
  • Election of Rutherford B. Hayes

    Election of Rutherford B. Hayes
    Hayes and Tilden were trying to run for office. Hayes wanted to win so badly, that he made a deal with 3 states in the south. Henry and Tilden had the same number of votes, and because of the deal, Henry won the election.