Asked in US Civil War
What was the main effect of the systems of sharecropping and debt peonage put in place in the South after the Civil War?
The main effect of the systems of sharecropping and debt peonage was that the African Americans were prevent from leaving the plantation that they were enslaved. The consequence to debt peonage is that the African Americans left the South and migrated to the North and West. ...
Asked in Slavery
What systems replaced the plantation system in th south?
Sharecropping and Tenant farming were two systems that replaced the plantation system in the south after the Civil War. ...
What kind of labor was used to grow cashcrops in the 1800s in the south?
Before the Civil War: slavery. After the Civil War: tenant and sharecropping. ...